The recent emergence of Cryptolocker as one of the most widespread, visible and deadly threats is directly tied to the arrest of “Paunch”, the creator of the infamous Blackhole and Cool exploit kits.
One of the classic debates in computer science concerns whether artificial intelligence or virtual reality is the more worthwhile pursuit.
DDoS perpetrators changed tactics in Q3 2013 to boost attack sizes and hide their identities, according to Prolexic.
Does the Internet of Things scare you? It probably should.
The ZeroAccess botnet is currently one of the largest one in existence, but its creators have recently received quite a blow when Symantec researchers managed to sinkhole nearly half a million of its bots.