Online payment services and crypto-currency sites are being targeted by phishers.
The developer preview release of Windows 9 is scheduled to be publicly available this September, and cyber crooks have already started peddling bogus versions of the announced OS.
Security researchers have spotted two different online schemes that lead to pages hosting the FlashPack exploit kit.
The latest massive email phishing campaign targeting Bitcoin users has had an unexpected click-through rate.
Infection numbers of well-established fake AV families have reached the lowest level in years, and Microsoft researchers believe the drop is the result of the antimalware industry's efforts and greater user awareness.