Latest Storm botnet Stories

2009-01-20 11:25:00

Hackers may still have plans for the millions of computers infected by the Conficker virus, security experts said.

2008-08-29 06:00:31

BT has expanded its global event monitoring and correlation service to include the defense of enterprise networks from malicious botnet attacks.

2008-08-10 03:00:10

By Anonymous IT MAY SOUND LIKE A THIRD-RATE HORROR film, but the botnets like Storm Worm are causing businesses on the internet grief.

2008-08-07 09:00:24

The Rustock botnet has moved into first place as the world's single largest source of spam after an unprecedented wave of malicious spam, say experts from Marshal's TRACE Team (Threat Research and Content Engineering).

2008-07-30 18:00:29

By Tim Harlow, Star Tribune, Minneapolis Jul. 30--Yet another round of spam e-mails that instructs recipients to click on a link that downloads a virus is making the rounds. This time the e-mails include a link that contains an article about the FBI and the popular social networking site, Facebook.

2008-07-28 12:00:34

A new malware distribution scheme performed via spam messages aimed at tricking computer users to download and install malicious applications on their computers has been identified by BitDefender(R), an award-winning provider of antivirus software and data security solutions, today.

2008-07-01 06:00:22

MessageLabs, the leading provider of messaging and web security services to businesses worldwide, today announced the results of its MessageLabs Intelligence Report for June 2008.

2008-06-25 09:02:38

The volume of malicious spam in circulation has more than tripled in one week, according to new research from Marshal's TRACE team. This sharp increase can be largely attributed to the Srizbi botnet, which is currently responsible for 46 percent of all spam sent.

2006-03-07 01:15:00

Cyber criminals are stepping up smaller, more targeted attacks as they seek to avoid detection and reap bigger profits by stealing personal and financial information, according to a report issued on Monday.