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Spam industry reinvented as messages containing malicious links surge

Malicious links now in one in six spam emails

Former employees have become 'application menace' new study claims

Salesforce, PayPal, SharePoint, Facebook, Google Apps...

Why would Chinese hackers want hospital patient data?

Medical records data can be a valuable asset, especially in a country where many have no health insurance

Hackers steal data on 4.5 million US hospital patients

Community Health Systems says the breach occurred in April and June

House of Fraser, Hawes & Curtis install tracking beacons in mannequins

A way of bringing together online and physical retail

Chinese man indicted over theft of Boeing C-17 secrets

Su Bin is accused of working with two others to steal gigabytes of U.S. defense-related documents

Heartbleed exposes weaknesses in hardware design

Heartbleed highlights memory and cache architecture weaknesses, but a DHS-funded project proposes changes

Massive 300Gbps DDoS attack on media firm fuelled by unpatched server flaw

Supermicro IPMI flaw used to create huge botnet, says VeriSign

New Gameover Zeus botnet keeps growing, especially in the US

A new Gameover Zeus malware variant has infected over 10,000 systems so far, researchers say

The biggest iPhone security risk could be connecting one to a computer

Design quirks allow malware to be installed on iOS devices and cookies to be plucked from Facebook and Gmail apps

Start-up fights ambush attacks on SDN, virtual machine networks

GuardiCore developing "honeypot" approach to detecting and blocking stealthy attacks.

Symantec folds nine Norton products into one service

A single product, Norton Security, can be used across Windows, OS X, Android and iOS

Senator questions airlines' data privacy practices

Jay Rockefeller raises concerns about airlines collecting and sharing personal information

Data breaches compromise seven million UK credit and debit cards since 2011, says Worldpay

Three million cards put at risk in 2013 alone

Certificate Authority Security Council backs SSL server rules taking effect Nov. 1

The Certificate Authority Security Council weighs in on new SSL server certificate rules.

British spy agency scanned for vulnerable systems in 32 countries, German paper reveals

Heise Online reveals top-secret details about the GCHQ's 'Hacienda' program

Official at digital currency service pleads guilty to money laundering

Liberty Reserve helped launder $6 billion worth of proceeds related to criminal activity, the DOJ has alleged

Schneier: Cyber-retaliation like that exposed by Snowden report a bad idea

Automated couner attacks could harm the innocent

Ancient Stuxnet flaw still being used to attack millions of Windows XP PCs

XP popularity and poor patching revealed

Kovter blackmail Trojan hunts for victims as CryptoLocker fades

Infections hit 40,000 per day in June, says Damballa


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