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What damage could the Flame virus cause?

May 29, 2012
A new malware threat is spreading like fire across the Middle East. What problems might the cyber weapon Flame cause, where did its name come from, and how similar is it to the virus Stuxnet?
Posted In: Flame, cyberwar, malware, computer virus, middle east

Yes, Mac users, you can get malware and it's on the rise

Apr 6, 2012
The Flashback Trojan has infected over 600,000 Mac computers around the world, most of them in the United States, and it shows no signs of slowing down. Plus, a new driving game where you are the road.
Posted In: apple, PC, mac, malware, trojan, games

Koobface gets a gas face

Jan 19, 2012
That's one less Russian gang roving your Internet block
Posted In: malware, Facebook

Duqu. Sounds like a cute robot, right?

Oct 19, 2011
Well it most certainly is NOT. According to security firm Symantec, Duqu is a pre-cursor to the next Stuxnet virus. That could mean big trouble in...
Posted In: malware, stuxnet, Tech Report, virus

Facebook adding warnings to links that may be malicious

Oct 3, 2011
For years, Facebook has been loaded with bum links that spread virally across the social media platform and take users to malware-infested site....
Posted In: Facebook, malware, privacy, security, Tech Report

Virus mid-life crisis

Sep 26, 2011
Today marks the 40th anniversary of the first known computer virus. Known as Creeper, the virus was developed and released as a test, to see what...
Posted In: malware, virus

Heidi Klum is EXTREMELY DANGEROUS

Sep 15, 2011
McAfee has released its annual list of the most dangerous celebrities on the internet. Heidi Klum is #1. Not because she blows stuff up or hacks...
Posted In: malware, security

Google blowing whistle on malware

Jul 20, 2011
Google discovered a new strain of malware recently while doing some routine maintenance. Engineers noticed unusual traffic patterns coming from...
Posted In: Google, malware

See? This is why you shouldn't cheat, kids!

Jun 14, 2011
A bunch of apps in the Android app store have been removed after they were found to have contained malware. The apps all advertised themselves as...
Posted In: android, angry birds, malware

Mac owners' smirks get wiped even further off faces

May 26, 2011
A newer, even more aggressive form of malware for Mac does not require a user password to install itself and screw up your computer. We recently t...
Posted In: apple, malware

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