Latest Computer crime Stories

2011-01-21 06:15:00

An undercover investigation shows that cyber criminals are hard at work making money off other people’s credit cards and renting computer networks for sending out mass amounts of spam as part of a far-reaching online black market.

2011-01-20 07:30:00

ORLANDO, Fla., Jan. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Panda Security, the Cloud Security Company, today released guidelines for consumers as well as small and medium sized business (SMBs) to protect their PCs and confidential information from increasingly sophisticated cyber-criminal attacks.

2011-01-03 00:00:38

Information Security Expert Predicts New Attack Vectors, More Innovative Exploits Bedford, MA (PRWEB) January 1, 2011 NetClarity, Inc., the leading provider of Network Access Control technology in the marketplace in partnership with Hakin9 Magazine, today announced the Top Ten Cybercrime and Cyberwar Predictions for 2011: 1.    Retail and E-tail Outlet Attacks will Outpace Attacks Targeting Banks and Financial Institutions while Hospitals become the Most Exploitable of...

2010-12-09 08:00:00


2010-11-30 08:00:00

WASHINGTON, Nov. 30, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Small business owners increasingly believe investments in cybersecurity are not justified by actual online threats and the majority of cybercrime is focused on attacking large companies, found a new study sponsored by Visa Inc.

2010-11-29 11:00:00

CULVER, Calif., Nov. 29, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- WHAT/WHY: Cybercrime happens year-round, but people's chances of becoming a victim of online scams increase during the holidays as more people purchase gifts online. In fact, one in five people who shop online fall victim to cybercrime(1).

2010-11-22 12:45:00

ORLANDO, Fla., Nov. 22, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- PandaLabs, Panda Security's anti-malware laboratory, is advising holiday shoppers to be extra wary when shopping online this holiday season.

2010-11-22 07:00:00

CULVER CITY, Calif., Nov. 22, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- (Norton) WHAT/WHY: While shoppers are looking for the hottest deals from online retailers to kick off their holiday shopping, cybercriminals are also looking to "score big" - by stealing shoppers' personal and financial information.

2010-11-19 07:48:27

A Malaysian cyber criminal hacked into the US Federal Reserve’s computers and stole nearly half a million credit card numbers, according to US prosecutors in New York on Thursday.

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