Cyber jihad group linked to ‘Here you have’ worm

Cyber jihad group linked to ‘Here you have’ worm

A fast-spreading e-mail worm that crashed systems Thursday may be linked to a cyber jihad organization called Tariq ibn Ziyad,...

September 10th, 2010 Robert McMillan

‘Here you have’ e-mail worm spreads quickly

‘Here you have’ e-mail worm spreads quickly

Security experts have warned of a fast-spreading e-mail worm, the first large outbreak of this type in nearly a decade.The...

September 10th, 2010 Robert McMillan

Stuxnet industrial worm was written over a year ago

Stuxnet industrial worm was written over a year ago

A sophisticated worm designed to steal industrial secrets has been around for much longer than previously thought, according to security...

August 5th, 2010 Robert McMillan

Iran was prime target of SCADA worm

Iran was prime target of SCADA worm

Computers in Iran have been hardest hit by a dangerous computer worm that tries to steal information from industrial control...

July 27th, 2010 Robert McMillan

Siemens: Removing SCADA worm may harm plants

Siemens: Removing SCADA worm may harm plants

Removing a dangerous worm that targets industrial systems could disrupt plant operations, Siemens AG warned customers Thursday.The warning came as...

July 23rd, 2010 Robert McMillan

After worm, Siemens says don’t change passwords

After worm, Siemens says don’t change passwords

Although a newly discovered worm could allow criminals to break into Siemens AG’s industrial automation systems using a default password,...

July 20th, 2010 Robert McMillan

LoveBug worm hit 10 years ago during a simpler time

LoveBug worm hit 10 years ago during a simpler time

When the LoveBug worm hit 10 years ago, it was a different time when people believed admirers were really reaching...

May 5th, 2010 Tim Greene

Conficker a year later is a

Conficker a year later is a

It’s been about a year since Conficker/Downadup hit in 2009, and although the threat didn’t turn out to be as...

March 31st, 2010 Kathleen Lau

After one year, Conficker infects 7 million computers

After one year, Conficker infects 7 million computers

The Conficker worm has passed a dubious milestone. It has now infected more than 7 million computers, security experts estimate. On...

October 30th, 2009 Robert McMillan