Articles by Kara Reeder 

'Indian Cyber Army' Hacks 40 Pakistani Government Sites

The group gained access to a main server that hosts a total of 162 Pakistani government websites, 40 of which were affected by the hack.

FBI: Beware of Mobile Cyber Threats

Criminals will likely be targeting holiday shoppers with smishing and vishing scams in an effort to steal personal information.

PandaLabs: Viruses Hit Milestone This Year

Roughly a third of all malware is new, with around 20 million viruses created this year.

2011 Threat Predictions from M86

Smartphones and tablet devices top the list as potential targets.

Cisco: Rustock Top Malware Offender

Rustock attacks peaked over the summer, accounting for 21 percent of all threat events recorded by Cisco over the quarter.

Free Trend Micro Tool Detects Stuxnet

Administrators can now scan dozens of computers at a time for Stuxnet.

Imperva Offers Threat Predictions for 2011

Among Imperva's key threats are state-sponsored hacking, man-in-the-browser and insider attacks.

Ponemon: Data Breaches Cost Health Care Industry Billions

U.S. health care organizations are forking out more than $6 billion a year due to data breaches.

Virus Infects 1 Million Cell Phones in China

The virus is costing users a combined 2 million yuan ($300,000) per day.

AppRiver: Spam Increased in October

Spam averaged between 1 million and 1.5 million instances a day for most of the month.

Gartner: Adapt Security Systems in Move to Private Cloud

By 2015, over a third of all data center security controls will be virtualized.

Researcher Touts Web-Based Android Attack

The attack focuses on the browser in older, Android 2.1-and-earlier versions of the phones.

Avast: Enterprises at Increased Risk from AutoRun Attacks

One in eight of the 700,000 attacks recorded by Avast Software came from USB devices.

Sophos Offers Free Antivirus Software for Macs

The full-featured antivirus and anti-malware suite will protect against Trojans, viruses and other threats.

Researchers Discover Flaws in Android Kernel

Coverity's recent examination of the Android kernel used in the Droid Incredible handset turned up 359 defects.

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