Key employees from telecommunication companies were redirected to pages that installed malware on computers.
Help Net Security
Cryptolocker, most widespread, visible and deadly threats is directly tied to arrest of creator of Blackhole, Cool exploit kits.
259 new mobile threat families and variants of existing families were discovered by F-Secure Labs in third quarter of 2013.
Government Communications Headquarters, UK equivalent of NSA, compromised Global Roaming Exchange providers.
Krebs on Security
Facebook is mining data leaked from recent breach at Adobe in an effort to help its users better secure their accounts.
Brothers charged with masterminding a series of cyberheists that siphoned millions of dollars from personal, commercial bank accounts at US banks and brokerages.
Experian Data Breach Resolution outlines mistakes after a breach.
Companies battling tireless cyberespionage campaigns may be against well-organized attackers fed steady stream of malware from talented developer of cyber-arms.
Clients of Brazilian financial institutions hit by banking trojan embedded in RTF file, spread through spam campaign.
Security researcher profiles new commercially modular malware platform recently released on the underground marketplace.
Security Dark Reading
Researcher attempts to track down digital ghost in network, whose presence is felt in strange anomalies, odd system behavior.
State of Security
Capillary diffusion of technology has important consequence. Hardware has to be properly analyzed during acquisition and qualification phases of the supply chain.
The New York Times
Security breach at Adobe in which hackers gained access to tens of millions of encrypted passwords and email addresses.
Third quarter of year shone spotlight on parts of hidden Internet that would have preferred to remain hidden.
We Live Security
Vulnerabilities discovered in D-Link router, leaving device vulnerable to attacks via web interface, only weeks after discovery of a backdoor in other D-Link devices.
War game scenario tested thousands of London’s investment banking staff against major cyber-attack on stock exchanges.
Half of 50 biggest banks faced security incidents affecting web applications. 15 percent of incidents classified as high, critical risks.
Security and Crisis Management
French priest kidnapped close to border with Nigeria.
Three killed, several wounded in Central African Republic’s capital Bangui in clashes between security forces, fo
The Washington Post
Attackers hurled gasoline bomb at van in Nepal’s capital during opposition-called transport blockade.