Coinhive cryptojacker is currently the most prevalent malware online
Cryptojackers are profitable, widespread and can operate under the radar. They also raise a victim's electric bill and clog up their CPU. What's not to like?
Indiana hospital shuts down systems after ransomware attack
Hancock Regional Hospital's computer system was compromised by a hacker demanding bitcoins in ransom.
Fourth man pleads guilty in 'Celebgate' photo leak
George Garofano, 26, faces a maximum sentence of five years in prison for his role in leaking nude photos of celebrities to the public.
Microsoft adopts Signal's encryption protocol for new private conversation mode
The Microsoft-backed messaging software will use Signal's encryption protocol to protect chats, file exchanges and recorded audio messages from one user's machine to the other.
New hacking campaign targets North Korean defectors in South Korea
"The actors are familiar with South Korea and appear to want to spy on North Korean defectors, and on groups and individuals who help defectors," according to a researcher.