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Malware spammers aim to leverage Kaseya ransomware drama in email campaign

by Tim Starks • 5 months ago

Big attacks can have long tails.

Barcode scanner in Google Play Store became malware after years of popularity, researchers say

by Joe Warminsky • 10 months ago

The Barcode Scanner app had 10 million downloads without serious complaints, but an update in December brought a trojan with it, Malwarebytes says.

During a pandemic, stalkerware becomes even more sinister

by Shannon Vavra • 1 year ago

Stalkerware detections have increased, some security researchers say, as the COVID-19 pandemic forces people to possibly quarantine with domestic abusers.

Magecart strikes more than 2 million websites as more groups get involved

by Jeff Stone • 2 years ago

Scammers seem only to be accelerating their attacks as attention grows.

Trend Micro blames data collection issue on code library re-use

by Greg Otto • 3 years ago

Cybersecurity giant Trend Micro has apologized after researchers discovered that a number of the company's consumer-facing apps were collecting users’ browser history.

Malwarebytes updates lead to a weekend full of crashing computers

by Greg Otto • 4 years ago

Malwarebytes had to push several updates to its endpoint security products in order to combat an issue that crashed machines due to high RAM usage.