12/21/2010 - In an effort to help its customers avoid compromised Web sites, Google has added a new tool to its search engine that notifies users when it has detected suspicious activity on a Web site.
11/24/2010 - 54
The percentage of people who feel guilty or hold themselves responsible for falling victim to cybercrime, according to Symantec’s Cybercrime Report: The Human Impact. Slightly more respondents, 58 percent, reported feeling angry; 65 percent of the 7,000 global computer users polled said they had been victimized by some form of cybercrime.
10/26/2010 - Over the last month the retail sector has become the targets of spear phishermen, a particularly devious and hard to detect targeted attack, according to the cybersecurity firm MessageLabs Intelligence.
09/28/2010 - 73
The percentage of small and medium-sized businesses victimized by cyberattacks in the past year, according to Symantec’s 2010 Global Information Protection Survey. Thirty percent of those attacks were deemed somewhat/extremely successful.
08/31/2010 - A researcher at security software giant Symantec has discovered a new type of phishing attack that attempts to lure unsuspecting victims to give up financial information by using a survey.