Latest Computer crime Stories

2010-10-01 10:00:00

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- US authorities yesterday charged more than sixty people with using a malicious computer program known as the Zeus Trojan to steal millions of dollars.

2010-09-17 11:35:48

Interpol head Ronald K Noble said that criminals stole his Facebook identity and used it to obtain information on an operation by the international police agency.

2010-09-09 07:30:00

LOS ALTOS, Calif., Sept.

2010-08-26 07:00:00

CULVER CITY, Calif., Aug. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- The Black Market Experience is a rare opportunity for consumers to learn about the stark realities of cybercrime.

2010-07-27 23:01:00

BASKING RIDGE, N.J., July 28 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2010 Verizon Data Breach Investigations Report, based on a first-of-its kind collaboration with the U.S.

2010-07-20 06:00:00

BOCA RATON, Fla., July 20 /PRNewswire/ -- It's no secret cybercriminals exploit the world's most popular communications tool--email--to launch viruses, embed Trojans, deliver malware, and conduct phishing schemes, all aimed at stealing information or bandwidth for fun and profit. What's not common knowledge is that trusted Information Technology staffs enjoy an occasional peek at corporate communications that are confidential or otherwise sensitive.

2010-07-06 12:27:00

WASHINGTON, July 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A former senior database administrator for GEXA Energy in Houston was sentenced today to 12 months in prison for hacking into his former employer's computer network, announced Assistant Attorney General Lanny A. Breuer of the Criminal Division and U.S.

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