Infection numbers of well-established fake AV families have reached the lowest level in years, and Microsoft researchers believe the drop is the result of the antimalware industry's efforts and greater user awareness.
A new piece of Android ransomware is doing rounds, and is tricking users into installing it by posing as a legitimate AV app.
In early June, the FBI has lead a rather successful multi-national effort to disrupt the GameOver Zeus botnet which was also responsible for delivering Cryptolocker.
A computer science student has discovered an almost perfect copy of The Tor Project's website, offering malware for download instead of the Tor Browser Bundle and collecting donations that should rightfully go to Tor developers.
The change-your-Facebook-color scam is once again targeting inexperienced users of the social network, and they are once again falling for it.