Flurry of Phishing Attacks Targeting Commonwealth Bank

Various social engineering techniques used to trick customers
by Lucian Constantin, June 2nd, 2009
 

FBI Network Shut Down Because of Computer Virus

E-mail traffic suspended for two days
by Lucian Constantin, June 2nd, 2009
Twitter's First Ever Scareware Distribution Attack

Twitter's First Ever Scareware Distribution Attack

by Lucian Constantin, June 2nd, 2009
It hit users over the weekend via spammed video link
 

Two U.S. Army Servers Compromised by Turkish Hackers

Search warrants executed against Microsoft, Yahoo, Google and others
by Lucian Constantin, June 1st, 2009
 

Over 100,000 UK Pension Holders at Risk After Theft

Laptop stolen from the offices of a Pensions Trust contractor
by Lucian Constantin, June 1st, 2009
 

Major Manhattan Identity Theft Gang Busted

Eighteen indicted for their role in the counterfeit check scam
by Lucian Constantin, June 1st, 2009
 

Indonesian Piracy-Fighting Malware

Destroys all MP3 files on an infected system
by Lucian Constantin, May 30th, 2009
Romanian Immigrant Gets Eight-and-a-Half-Year Prison Sentence

Romanian Immigrant Gets Eight-and-a-Half-Year Prison Sentence

by Lucian Constantin, May 29th, 2009
For phishing over 7,000 people in seven years
 

SMS Ransomware for Sale on the Russian Black Market

$15 for an undetected version and $50 for the entire source code
by Lucian Constantin, May 29th, 2009
 

The Telegraph Website Leaks Subscriber Information

SQLi vulnerability gives attackers full access to the database
by Lucian Constantin, May 29th, 2009
 

LifeLock Banned from Placing Fraud Alerts

Companies no longer allowed to do this on behalf of individuals
by Lucian Constantin, May 28th, 2009
 

McAfee Reveals the Riskiest Search Keywords

“Screensavers” variations are the most dangerous terms one could search for
by Lucian Constantin, May 28th, 2009
 
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