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How Many On The Botnet? Flashback Malware May Still A Real Threat
2012-04-24 11:57:58

Dr. Web, the Russian security firm that first discovered the Flashback Botnet affecting thousands of Macs, says Apple’s attempts aren’t yet working.

Beware Mac Users: Flashback Botnet Issue Discovered
2012-04-05 07:41:35

Russian Security Firm Dr. Web says they’ve discovered a botnet infecting nearly half a million Macs worldwide. The firm made their announcement on Wednesday about the more than 550,000 infected Macs.

Koobface Gang Identified
2012-01-18 05:36:40

A gang of Russian cyber criminals behind the Koobface computer virus that has plagued Facebook and other sites since 2008 has been identified, according to online security experts.

Major Companies Hit By Massive Hack Attack
2011-10-28 05:12:47

It has been discovered that several major companies have been hacked by a command and control server. The list of companies includes nearly 20 percent of the Fortune 100 and other massive corporations.

2011-08-17 00:00:31

ThreatSTOP is Layer B of the service that drops “dirty traffic” from malware and botnet sites at the IP level, a very efficient approach to increase clean traffic for the network.

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2011-07-19 10:50:00

Software giant Microsoft is offering a $250,000 reward for information leading to the identification, arrest and conviction of those controlling the Rustock virus.

2011-07-05 02:59:00

OAKBROOK TERRACE, Ill. and ZURICH, July 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- VASCO Data Security Inc. (Nasdaq: VDSI; www.vasco.com ), a leading software security company specializing in authentication products, today announces the results of its aXsGUARD Gatekeeper Internet Threat Survey.

2011-05-11 00:00:27

Blocks Application-Layer DDoS Attacks That Threaten Availability Chelmsford, MA (PRWEB) May 10, 2011 Arbor Networks, Inc., a leading provider of security and network management solutions for next-generation data centers and carrier networks, today announced the Arbor Pravail Availability Protection System (APS) appliances, a new product family focused on securing the Internet data center (IDC) edge from threats against availability— specifically, protection against application-layer...

2011-04-16 00:00:27

Unveillance, a new data leak intelligence organization recently announced the launch of their new cloud-based botnet intelligence platform.

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2011-04-14 06:00:00

The FBI and Justice Department announced Wednesday they have disabled a huge network of virus-infected computers used to steal passwords and financial data by cyber criminals.


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