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Hackers have successfully hidden malware in popular PC cleanup tool

CBS Local — A computer program used to help your PC run faster has reportedly become the latest victim of hackers looking to breach the security of millions of its users. CCleaner, the computer-optimizing tool made by software company Piriform, was successf...

Vault 7: CIA’s Highrise malware spies on SMS communication

WikiLeaks released documentation on another Vault 7 hacking tool used by the CIA for large cyber-espionage operations. Dated December 2013, the 12-page document describes an Android malware, internally known as HighRise, hidden in an application named TideChec...

Rurktar malware: an espionage tool in development

A new spyware family appears designed for cyber-espionage is still under development. Dubbed Rurkta...