The attack worked on systems from Swiss firm ID Quantique and a MagiQ Technologies system built in the United States.
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Twenty of the 30 command and control servers used by the PushDo botnet have been shut down.
The attachment contains a malicious .zip file which that triggers a zbot malware attack.
The update addresses vulnerabilities in Cisco's Unified Communications Manager and Unified Presence lines.
Rustock is sending around 46 billion spam e-mails per day.
The maintenance system had been infected with a Trojan application.
The total number of application vulnerabilities in 2010 increased by 50 percent.
Forty-nine percent of U.S. respondents said they would steal corporate data on their way out.
Gartner says security software spending will reach a worldwide total of $16.5 billion this year.
The breach occurred between late May and early June.
Facebook feature could be abused by spammers to gather information on users.
The research showed a complete smudge pattern two-thirds of the time.
Cisco provides the top 10 malware threats.
Sergei Tsurikov is facing a variety of hacking and fraud charges.
The bug is related to the way the software handles fonts.
Thirty-three percent of respondents said that they found it more difficult to determine what's a legitimate mailing.
The botnet is specifically going after UK citizens and their financial information.
Koobface hackers add code to track success hourly.