The new malware program is an OS X version of a Windows backdoor called XSLCmd, researchers from FireEye said.
A man and a teenaged boy are accused of using phishing and social engineering attacks to hijack Apple IDs and lock iOS devices
Apple patched 22 vulnerabilities in Safari, the majority of which could allow remote code execution.
The software maker will pay US$10,000 for any critical vulnerability found in its new certificate verification code
IOS users were kept vulnerable for three weeks to known security issues previously patched in Safari for OS X, a former Apple employee said.
Some iOS users found a malicious library of unknown origin on their jailbroken devices
Adobe Systems addressed two remote code execution flaws, including one demonstrated at the Pwn2Own hacking competition last month.
Apple has not removed the fake app so far despite being notified in December, Tor developers say
The captured touch screen data could be used to reconstruct what users typed
Snapchat request tokens can be resused to launch denial-of-service attacks against the app's users.
Researchers from security firm Malwarebytes spotted a tech support scam targeting smartphone and tablet users, while the Federal Trade Commission is warning consumers about scams offering tech support refunds.
The company's CEO confirmed that attackers used malware to steal credit and debit card data from PoS systems
Researchers from Johns Hopkins University created an application that can disable the LED on first-generation iSight cameras while in use.
New versions of Chrome for Windows, Mac, Linux and Android patch a full sandbox escape vulnerability.
Vulnerabilities in Adobe's software could have allowed unauthorized remote code execution or remote read access.