A malicious new programme affecting computers in several countries has been detected by Kapersky Lab, known as Flame.
In the never-ending battle to protect computer networks from intruders, security experts are deploying a new defense modeled after one of nature's hardiest creatures — the ant.
Cloud security company PandaLabs announced that it has discovered that 52 per cent of new viruses last only 24 hours
If you're a Twitter user who innocently clicked on a link in a tweet saying "Best Video" this weekend, you could be in for an account suspension after it emerged the microblogging service has been hit by yet another worm attack.
According to data compiled through the free Panda ActiveScan online scanner, 1 percent of all computers scanned were infected by a variant of Boface since August 2008.
Reports from Vietnam suggest that those evil old spammers have a new trick up their sleeves in the shape of a worm that can crack Gmail's CAPTCHA system and register new accounts automatically.
Twitter co-founder Biz Stone has insisted that the company is on alert after a worm struck the micro-blogging site over the weekend.
Many PCs are still not being updated to deal with the infamous Conficker worm, according to security experts Sophos.