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Koler Android ransomware spreading in US as SMS worm, warns AdaptiveMobile

Android has a new worm

Bank of England launches investigation into CHAPS system failure

'Technical issue' with Real Time Gross Settlement (RTGS) platform now fixed

Apple Pay could be a big deal for Android users

A success for Apple Pay could push others in the mobile NFC payment market to up their game

Researcher creates proof-of-concept worm for network-attached storage devices

Infecting NAS devices with malware can be very valuable for attackers, a researcher said

China again blames US for disrupted cybersecurity talks

A top Chinese official said the country does not tolerate hacking

Obama orders chip-and-PIN in government credit cards

The move could push retailers and banks to better secure their own cards and systems

New technique allows attackers to hide stealthy Android malware in images

The attack could be used to distribute malware through applications that appear harmless, researchers said

Drupal releases patch for severe SQL injection flaw

The flaw could allow an anonymous attacker to execute arbitrary PHP code

All-in-one printers can be used to control infected air-gapped systems from far away

Researchers have developed Morse code for transmitting data via pulses of light sent to an operating scanner

FBI warns of cyberattacks linked to China

The FBI and security companies have observed 'recent intrusions'

One week after patch, Flash vulnerability already exploited in large-scale attacks

The Fiesta exploit kit bundles an exploit for the CVE-2014-0569 vulnerability in Flash Player, researchers found

FBI backtracks on Russian involvement in JPMorgan Chase breach

Criminality or political sanctions protest? US authorities not sure

Criminals traded 110 million stolen credentials in 2014, Experian says

Online credentials more valuable than card data

UK verticals top hit-list for targeted APT attacks, says FireEye

Government, finance, telecoms and energy

Dropbox used for convincing phishing attack

Dropbox was quick to remove the bogus login page, Symantec said

New Web vulnerability enables powerful social engineering attacks

The vulnerability allows creating links to legitimate sites that trigger malicious file downloads when clicked

MasterCard teams up with startup to launch first payment card with fingerprint sensor

Combines security of biometric authentication with the speed and convenience of contactless payment

Russian cybercriminals made $680 million from stolen credit cards

Easy money fuelled by plague of card theft

Telco Systems lays groundwork for fewer management worries with virtual routers, firewalls

The company's platform lets service providers offer virtual router and firewalls

McAfee's Next Generation Firewall spies greatness in security integration

Is there a limit to what firewalls should do? McAfee wants to find out


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