One of the largest distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks in internet history recently occurred, achieving data volumes of 620 Gbps and causing the temporary blackout of security news site KrebsOnSecurity. DDoS attacks most commonly are caused by hackers leveraging unprotected domain...
London City experiences more ransomware attacks than the rest of the United Kingdom combined.
Malware creation hits a new milestone, according to PandaLabs, thanks to higher incentives for cyber-criminals.
Using a bot program known as Mevade, a group of criminals from Russia and the Ukraine has hit transportation, business services, government and manufacturing industries.
One ransomware campaign conned victims into parting with a total of $400,000 in a single month, as cyber-criminals target victims in North America with the age-old scam.
A network security provider finds that 13 percent of home networks in North America are infected with malware, including 2.2 million systems infected with the botnet using compromised systems for click fraud.