The mastermind behind the Carberp Trojan and the developers that helped created it have apparently been arrested in Ukraine in a joint action by the Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) and the Russian Federal Security Service (FSB).
A new malware-spreading campaign is targeting Skype users, warns Dancho Danchev.
Part of the job of a malware author is to constantly think up new ways of outsmarting researchers and bypassing automatic detection methods used by antivirus and other security software.
An insidious Trojan is targeting Facebook users and getting them to share confidential personal and credit card information that will then be used to perform fraudulent transactions, warn Trend Micro researchers.
Trend Micro researchers have recently analyzed a backdoor Trojan that contacts an unusual command and control center - an Evernote account.
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