Bitdefender has discovered that more than 1,000 people have already been tricked into installing Trojan malware after clicking on a new Facebook scam that promises naked videos of their friends.
Bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox has shared more details about the issues that have led to it filing for bankruptcy protection just as malware peddlers have started taking advantage of affected users' desperation and desire to recover their lost bitcoins.
Malwarebytes' security researcher Jerome Segura has recently analyzed a rather creative tech support scam that is actively targeting Netflix users.
Extremely well-made fake notifications claiming the recipients' PayPal transaction was declined are doing rounds and trying to trick users sharing personal and financial information.
Some 7,000 FTP sites and servers have been compromised to serve malware, and its administrators are usually none the wiser, claim Hold Security researchers.
By subscribing to our early morning news update, you will receive a daily digest of the latest security news published on Help Net Security.
With over 500 issues so far, reading our newsletter every Monday morning will keep you up-to-date with security risks out there.