Microsoft takes down Zeus botnets

In what it describes as its 'most complex effort to disrupt botnets to date', Microsoft has helped seize hundreds of web addresses to shut down several Zeus-based botnets.

Anonymous members hoist by own petard

Anonymous members hoping to take part in denial of service attacks have unwittingly been downloading a version of the Zeus trojan, putting their financial details at risk.

Feds bust international Zeus cybercrime ring

Federal and state officials have busted an international cybercrime ring allegedly responsible for stealing millions of dollars from US bank accounts.

Zeus malware targets LinkedIn users

Cisco security researchers have positively identified a malicious spam campaign targeting LinkedIn users with fake contact requests.