'Congratulations, You Won' Pop Up Scam Infecting iPhones And AndroidsThe new wave of "congratulations" pop-up ads promise prizes like free Amazon gift cards, iPhones, or cash in exchange for clicking on the message or submitting personal information.
Hackers Have Successfully Hidden Malware In Popular PC Cleanup ToolSecurity experts say the Trojan horse-style attack hackers launched affected over two million CCleaner customers who downloaded the product in August.
Victims Of Ransomware Attacks Have Paid $25M Last 2 Years, Report SaysRansomware has generated more than $25 million in payments from infected computers' owners in the last two years, researchers found.
Supervalu: Hackers Stole Credit Card Data From Cub FoodsCard data of Supervalu and Albertsons shoppers may be at risk in another hack, the two supermarket companies said Monday.
Target Says It Ignored Early Signs Of Data BreachTarget Corp. has acknowledged its security software picked up on suspicious activity after a massive cyberattack was launched, but it decided not to take immediate action. The acknowledgement comes after Bloomberg Newsweek reported Thursday that Target's security team in Bangalore received security alerts on Nov. 30 that indicated malicious software had appeared in its network.
2 Nabbed At Texas Border, Suspected In Target Data BreachPolice say two people trying to enter the U.S. from Mexico have been arrested in South Texas on fraud charges that could be related to the theft of personal data from Target retail stores. McAllen police Chief Victor Rodriguez scheduled a news conference for Monday afternoon.
Talking Points: Getting U.S. Credit Cards More SecureNew developments have been revealed about the Target data breach. The cyber intelligence company, Intelcrawler, says a 17-year-old from Russia, may be the author of the malware that is being blamed for the compromising of more than 100 million credit card accounts used at Target.
Malware To Maul Your Internet Monday
Tech Minute: Keeping Your Computer Clean, SafeWith how much people do online today, experts say to be on the lookout for problems from viruses to malware to identity theft.