cyber criminals

This wanted poster is displayed at the Justice Department in Washington, Monday, May 19, 2014, after Attorney General Eric Holder, Assistant Attorney General for National Security John Carlin, U.S. Attorney for Western District of Pennsylvania David Hickton and FBI Executive Associate Director Robert Anderson participated in a news conference where Holder announced that a U.S. grand jury has charged five Chinese hackers with economic espionage and trade secret theft, the first-of-its-kind criminal charges against Chinese military officials in an international cyber-espionage case. (AP Photo)

US hacking victims fell prey to mundane ruses

WASHINGTON (AP) — The victims were their own worst enemies. The hacking techniques the U.S. government says China used against American companies turned out to be disappointingly mundane, tricking employees into opening email attachments or […]

05/20/2014

Fake Groupon discount emails carry malware

As reported by security blogger Graham Cluley on the Naked Security blog, cyber-criminals have spammed out malware, attached to emails claiming to be related to discounts for offers on Groupon. The emails have misspellings and […]

07/31/2012

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