Malware

Science & Environment Hundreds of Android devices shipping with malware ALREADY installed on them

Avast Threat Labs said it has found adware pre-installed on several hundred different Android devices, including those from manufacturers like ZTE, Archos, and myPhone. More

Science & Environment Champions League final stream could be under threat from ‘sophisticated’ malware strain, say experts

Coverage of the Champions League final could be disrupted by a ‘sophisticated’ new strain of malware, which has infected half a million routers worldwide, security experts have warned. More

Technology Chrome, Firefox browsers are targeted by new 'Vega Stealer' malware

A new malware strain is targeting popular browsers and programs such as Microsoft Word. More

Science & Environment Computer expert Marcus Hutchins charged in US with creating malware

Marcus Hutchins, pictured outside court in Wisconsin, USA, has been charged with six counts of creating and distributing malware known as Kronos. The 23-year-old from Devon denies charges. More

Science & Environment Warning over 'ZooPark' Android malware that targets WhatsApp and Telegram

Cyber espionage operation targeting users in the Middle East, and experts at Kaspersky say it ' shares the sophisticated hallmarks of a nation-state backed campaign'. More

Technology A new Facebook Messenger malware is going after your password and your money

A new malware strain wants your password, your money and your computer. More