69 percent of IT professionals experience phishing attacks at least once a week, with customer data cited most often as the type of data attacked, followed by financial information, according to HP.
The cyber crooks behind the Kelihos botnet are, once again, trying to swell the number of computers included in it.
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.
Ransomware has proven to be such a successful money-making model, that a new variant is discovered or a new delivery campaign is spotted nearly every day.
A new piece of Android ransomware is doing rounds, and is tricking users into installing it by posing as a legitimate AV app.