The French National Gendarmerie, with help from anti-virus software maker Avast, has eliminated a botnet of 850,000 computers infected with the Retadup malware. According to Avast, a design error in...
Avast and French police disinfect 850,000 PCs with Retadup malware after seizing command-and-control servers
Design error in Retadup's command-and-control server enabled security specialists to remotely remove the malware
The new security consortium will develop standards for securing sensitive data during processing
New payment fraud services from Visa includes a tool to probe websites for card-data skimmer malware
Insurer is using adaptive multifactor authentication with the eventual aim of ditching passwords altogether
IoT Azure security tool can identify configuration issues before they can be used in a cyber attack