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Trend Micro finds nearly 900,000 fake Android apps

A recent study by Japanese security software company Trend Micro has uncovered nearly 900,000 fake Android apps floating around in the wild, designed to fool users into downloading them before stealing user data and aggressively serving ads.

LaCie customer data at risk following year-long malware attack

French hardware maker LaCie is the latest high-profile cyber attack victim. The company recently revealed they were contacted by the FBI last month after suspicions were raised that malware was used to gain access to sensitive customer information.

IBM agrees to purchase security firm Trusteer

IBM has agreed to purchase security firm Trusteer with plans to open a cyber security software lab. Trusteer is an Israeli-based security-software maker that sells products that protect the staff and customers of financial institutions from hackers and threats that…