Emerging security threats and attacks
- June 12, 2014
RSA researchers say the costly Pandemiya banking malware was written entirely from scratch, a dangerous oddity in the world of malware.
- August 29, 2012
The latest variant of the banking Trojan is causing numerous problems, Symantec said.
- May 31, 2012
Tinba is among the smallest data-stealing banking Trojans discovered in the wild, according to Danish security firm CSIS Security Group.
- March 26, 2012
Legal and technical actions could disrupt some Zeus botnet operations by seizing command-and-control servers in Pennsylvania and Illinois.
- December 20, 2010
Authentication technology helps thwart online banking fraud but determined criminals can circumvent it.
- November 08, 2010
Pair charged for their roles in massive bank fraud scheme that drained more than $3 million from accounts.
- October 26, 2010
Security researchers at RSA say malware that targets U.S. financial institutions spreads like a worm and organizes targeted credentials.
- October 08, 2010
A former Bank of America employee allegedly sent sensitive bank data to his personal email before being laid off last month.
- October 07, 2010
Programmer planted malicious script on company's network after he was fired, prosecutors said.
- October 02, 2010
Five suspects masterminded international scheme that siphoned $70 million from bank accounts, FBI says.
- September 30, 2010
Foreigners in the United States on student visas were lured into opening bank accounts to funnel stolen money overseas.
- September 29, 2010
Suspects allegedly used the data-stealing malware to hijack bank accounts and steal millions of pounds.
- September 27, 2010
Security researchers say malware has new functionality that targets mobile authentication used by banks.
- September 20, 2010
Fraudsters are increasingly targeting bank customers via voice and text message phishing scams.
- September 02, 2010
Payment processor reaches agreement with fourth credit card company to resolve issues related to 2008 breach.