The country ranks fifth in volume of malware detected in the country amongst other countries in the Asia-Pacific region.
WannaCry has the ability to spread itself within corporate networks, without user interaction, by exploiting a known vulnerability in Microsoft Windows.
Data on 167 million accounts for sale Original 2012 hack bigger than thought THE login details of around 167 million LinkedIn accounts are now for sale online by someone who is asking for US $2,200 for the whole lot, a security researcher said.
Over the last three months Kaspersky Lab analysts have been investigating how the Obad.a trojan, a malicious app for Android, is being distributed. It transpires that for the first time in the history of mobile cybercrime, a trojan is being spread using botnets controlled by other criminal groups.
Trend Micro Incorporated said it has detected multiple cyber-attacks on South Korean banking corporations and media agencies.
F-Secure has released its Banking Protection feature in response to cybercriminals and their use of increasingly sophisticated financial malware.
Trend Micro has reported a Skype-based campaign aimed at spreading malicious software with users facing more waves of spammed messages.
A new research report by network security firm Fortinet reveals a surge in Android-based mobile adware in last three months with new evidence suggesting that mobile banking Trojan, Zitmo is evolving into a botnet.