Malware

Did BBC break the law by using a botnet to send spam?

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More UPS delivery malware spammed out via email

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Malware authors jump on the PIFTS.EXE bandwagon

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Hackers disguise malware as Google News report of baseball death

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Would a botnet master make a good security employee?

A 27-year old man from Los Angeles who admitted infecting a quarter of a million computers with malware and stealing the identities and bank account details of thousands, has been sentenced to four years in jail.

John Schiefer pleaded guilty to charges of fraud and wiretapping, after he used a botnet (also known as a zombie network) of computers to commit his crimes.

Police action shuts German hacking forum

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Opera users urged to patch against security holes

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UPS delivery malware rears its ugly head again

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National Zombie Awareness Week

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Unexpected ticket purchase at www.delta.com?

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Danger lurks in private dick’s interesting photos

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Sophos stops new version of Koobface social networking worm

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Real-life worm causes computer crash

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A sting in the tail of the “Error Check System” Facebook scare

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Fake Sophos sponsored advert on Flickr

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Indian government computers hit by Chinese spyware attack?

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