Developer of AES-NI ransomware releases a small number of decryption keys and promises to release more in the future.
Cyber-security firm enSilo has released a patch for Windows XP and Windows Server 2003 that will protect against attacks via ESTEEMAUDIT, a hacking tool dumped online by the Shadow Brokers last month, and allegedly developed by the NSA.
The developer of the EternalRocks SMB worm appears to have shut down his operation, following the intense media coverage his malware has received in the past seven days.
According to an advisory released yesterday, Samba software released in the last seven years is vulnerable to a remote code execution vulnerability that allows an attacker to upload and execute code on the user's machine. Depending on the attacker's skill, he can easily take over vulnerable devices.
An eight-month-long investigation by Roman Unuchek, a security researcher at Kaspersky Lab, has uncovered one of the most complex malware distribution schemes seen to date on the Android malware scene.
As everyone expected, scammers are attempting to cash in on the mass hysteria currently surrounding the WannaCry ransomware outbreak, a mass-infection took place over the weekend of May 12 and 14, and whose effects we still feel today.
An attacker or a rogue employee can create and register custom control panel items and use these files to bypass the Windows AppLocker security feature.
At the annual Google Marketing Next conference, the Mountain View search and advertising giant announced a new service that will let advertisers track and tie offline credit card payments with ongoing marketing campaigns.
A new variant of the Jaff ransomware was discovered that includes an updated design for the ransom note and the new WLU extension for encrypted files. Like the first variant of Jaff, this new version continues to be distributed through MALSPAM campaigns.
A vulnerability in how video players load and parse subtitle files allows an attacker to execute code on a target's PC and effectively take over the device.
Malware authors have a new UAC bypass technique at their disposal that they can use to install malicious apps on devices running Windows 10.
Russian authorities have arrested the Cron malware gang, responsible for selling the Tiny.z Android banking trojan and the PonyForx Windows infostealer.
Microsoft said last week it's fixing the infamous J bug that affected the company's Outlook service for the past seven years, according to a report from last week.
A judge presiding over a child pornography case that was set in motion in 2012 has ruled that users have no legal expectation of privacy when they hand over their computers to Best Buy's Geek Squad IT technicians.
On Friday, North Korea denied allegations that it was somehow responsible for the WannaCry ransomware outbreak that affected over 240,000 computers in nearly 200 countries across the globe.
Yahoo's engineering staff have retired the ImageMagick library from active duty after a security researcher found a bug that would have allowed an attacker to expose server memory, which, due to the library's nature, leaked image data from users' inboxes.
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Xu Jiaqiang, 30, a former software engineer for IBM, pleaded guilty on Friday to charges of economic espionage after the FBI had caught him attempting to sell IBM's source code, and later discovered he sold it to parties in China.