Latest Computer worm Stories

2011-01-12 11:00:00

BOULDER, Colo., Jan. 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Every month hundreds of thousands of unsuspecting computer users are faced by the inconveniences, complications and data loss that can come with Trojan horses, worms and email viruses.

2010-12-20 14:15:00

ORLANDO, Fla., Dec. 20, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- PandaLabs, Panda Security's anti-malware laboratory, is closing the year with a look at some of the unique and noteworthy viruses that have appeared over the last twelve months.

2010-12-02 13:49:00

ORLANDO, Fla., Dec. 2, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- PandaLabs, Panda Security's anti-malware laboratory, today announced that cyber-criminals are exploiting Twitter to spread malware using festive-themed messages.

2010-11-24 07:30:00

ORLANDO, Fla., Nov. 24, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- PandaLabs, Panda Security's anti-malware laboratory, reported today that one-third of all malware in existence was created in the first 10 months of 2010.

2010-11-10 09:38:00

MEDINA, Ohio, Nov. 10, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Antivirus and security firm Thirtyseven4, LLC cautions that despite two-year-old, readily available virus definitions for I-Worm.Kido (Conficker), Conficker remains a serious threat to school systems across the United States.

2010-11-05 00:00:39

New Variant of Boonana Trojan (trojan.osx.boonana.b) Discovered A new variant of the Boonana malware, first documented and named by SecureMac has been discovered. The trojan behaves in a very similar manner to the original malware, and is currently being distributed on multiple sites.

2010-10-29 07:30:00

ORLANDO, Fla., Oct. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- PandaLabs, Panda Security's anti-malware laboratory, advises computer users to be careful this Halloween as they may be in for a trick thanks to malicious applications, fake websites, spam and Trojans disguised as Halloween treats by cybercriminals.

2010-10-04 14:32:00

ORLANDO, Fla., Oct. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- PandaLabs, Panda Security's antimalware laboratory, has discovered that Apple's popular iTunes platform has become a major target for hackers looking to steal credit card data from the service's millions of users.

2010-09-30 07:00:00

ORLANDO, Fla., Sept. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- PandaLabs, Panda Security's antimalware laboratory, today published its Q3 Quarterly Report on global malware activity, covering security events and incidents from July to September 2010.

2010-09-28 05:35:00

Cisco warned LinkedIn members on Monday that spammers have flooded users with emails that attempt to trick them into downloading software that steals bank account numbers and other information.

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