The FBI is willing to pay top dollar to download some malware

Tech | Giuseppe Macri
The main headquarters of the FBI, the J. Edgar Hoover Building, is seen in Washington
'The collection of this malware allows the [agency] to provide actionable intelligence to the investigator in both criminal and intelligence matters'

Elementary school teacher swears virus is to blame for porn on school laptop

Education | Eric Owens
Stephen Brown. Photo: WFTV screenshot

Teacher says he was a victim of particularly nasty malware

Search safety study gives Google slight edge over Bing

Tech | Josh Peterson
bingeastereggs

Malicious sites turned up a bit more in Bing; both search engines deliver few risky results

Websites say Google malware warnings hurting business - TheDC

Tech | Josh Peterson
Google China

‘Even as a free service, they’re not that attentive to small business’

Malware may knock thousands off Internet on Monday - AP

Tech | InternAdmin
Cyber Defense

Tens of thousands of Americans may lose their Internet service unless they do a quick check of their computers

Religious websites contain more malware than porn sites - BGR

Tech | admin
Porn

The report was based on information gathered from more than 200 countries through the Symantec Global Intelligence Network.

Deutsche Telekom inks deal with Android mobile security app - Slashgear

Tech | Josh Peterson
Deutsche Telekom - USA

The deal will see Lookout’s software coming to iOS and Android devices, in some cases being bundled with handsets, and in others being provided for download.

Mac Flashback Malware Infections still high - PC World

Tech | Josh Peterson
MacBook

Symantec reported this past Wednesday that the number of total Flashback infections was down to approximately 140,000 from around half a million.

PC Mag: Protecting against Apple Malware - PC Magazine

Tech | Josh Peterson
Cyber Defense

Protecting yourself against Flashback is a relatively simple affair — one that should have been handled months earlier,