A US power plant was recently hit by a virus thanks to an infected USB stick, a report from the Department of Homeland Security has revealed.
One of the world's largest oil producers, Saudi Aramco, has confirmed that it was hit by a major cyber-attack earlier this month, but says it's now fixed the 30,000 affected workstations.
Security researchers say they have positively identified a new computer virus plaguing networks in the Middle East.
A top Iranian official has denied that its controversial nuclear program was targeted by yet another cyber attack.
Two different vaccines have for the first time been discovered to have spontaneously combined to create new, infectious viruses.
A sophisticated computer virus that infiltrated and spied on Iranian networks was reportedly coded by the United States and Israel.
The Flame virus discovered last week targeting computers in Iran has been ordered to self-destruct, leaving no trace - and no indication of who created it.
An enigmatic virus has reportedly infected various computer networks administering key aspects of Iran's lucrative oil sector.
Researchers at Michigan State University have successfully demonstrated how a new virus is capable of evolving and mutating.
With the help of Fujitsu, the Japanese government is developing a computer virus aimed at tracing and disabling cyber-attacks.
A computer virus has reportedly infected Predator and Reaper drones deployed in Afghanistan and other war zones.
Online gamers have succeeded where scientists have failed for a decade, successfully deciphering the structure of an AIDS-like retrovirus enzyme.
In what he could represent an important step toward curing HIV, a USC scientist has created a virus that hunts down HIV-infected cells.
A new worm is spreading through the murky Twitter ether, tempting gullible users with the promise of identifying those pesky Tweet "stalkers."
Yet another rogue application is plaguing Twitter as thousands of users have been unceremoniously duped into clicking a malicious link.
Kind of like a pest that won’t go away, another virus is running rampant across Twitter, powered by the goo.gl URL shortener.
Mac OS X may not be as vulnerable to nefarious worms, trojans and viruses as a Windows-based PC.
Nevertheless, the popular operating system can hardly be characterized as 100% secure.
A new email worm is landing in email inboxes worldwide, disabling the anti-virus software of the unwary.
A new type of virus-based battery is under development for the US army and could soon be woven into military uniforms.
Millions of websites hosted by Network Solutions may have been dishing out malware for months.