Tag: keylogger

Scammers bug retail registers with $40 keylogger devices 
By Danielle Walker | Oct 14, 2013 | Comment Now 
Fraudsters boldly entered the store to plant skimming devices.
 
US student jailed for election rig attempt 
By Adam Greenberg | Aug 7, 2013 | Comment Now 
Pleaded guilty to using keyloggers to steal student passwords and vote.
 
Home buyer funds targeted in phone porting scam 
By Brett Winterford | Nov 8, 2012 | Comment Now 
Real estate trusts targeted.
 
Air Force says drone malware infection a "nuisance" 
By Angela Moscaritolo | Oct 14, 2011 | Comment Now 
US military says unnamed malware was a 'credential stealer'.
 
World of Warcraft users warned of malicious keylogger  
Aug 24, 2009 | Comment Now 
Malware is being distributed to gamers on the World of Warcraft (WoW) as the value of game accounts rises with the popularity of the software.
 
Keylogger spyware ordered off the market 
By Chuck Miller | Nov 18, 2008 | Comment Now 
In a victory for privacy advocates, an Orlando, Fla.-based company has been ordered not to sell keylogger spyware.
 
Gozi variant contains keylogger function 
By Fiona Raisbeck | May 21, 2007 | Comment Now 
A fresh variant of the Russian Gozi virus has attacked thousands of computers in various countries in the past month.
 
Trojan keylogger uses Adobe reader as bait 
By Frank Washkuch | Nov 14, 2006 | Comment Now 
A spoofed email message targeting Adobe users, which claims to have the latest version of the company's PDF reader, but actually contains a malicious trojan keylogger, has been ...
 
KeyGhost USB Keylogger 
By Jon Tullett | Jul 11, 2006 | Comment Now 
Physical keyloggers top the list of security nightmares for most in the profession. While full-blown remote access trojans are worse, they are also fairly easy to identify and ...
 
Keylogger to blame for Oregon Revenue Department breach 
By Dan Kaplan | Jun 19, 2006 | Comment Now 
A keystroke-capturing trojan was to blame for the possible compromise of the personal information of some 2,200 Oregon taxpayers after a state Department of Revenue (DOR) ...
 
Websense: Keylogger attacks double in a year 
By Dan Kaplan | May 22, 2006 | Comment Now 
Almost one in five organizations have been the victim of a keylogger attack this year, a new Websense survey reveals.
 
New e-greeting spam hides keylogger  
By William Eazel | Apr 7, 2006 | Comment Now 
Security watchers have identified a new batch of malicious e-greeting spam that conceals keylogging spyware designed to steal online banking passwords and other sensitive ...
 
Fake BBC site infects computers with keylogger trojan 
By RenĂ© Millman | Mar 31, 2006 | Comment Now 
Criminals are using real stories from the BBC news website in a ploy to infect computers via the latest flaw in Internet Explorer (IE).
 
Dangerous MSN trojan blends spyware and keylogger threats  
By William Eazel | Jan 12, 2006 | Comment Now 
IT security watchers today warned of a newly intercepted malicious trojan that disguizes itself as MSN Messenger in order to prevent detection.
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