Superman tops list of 10 most toxic superhero links on internet

McAfee reveals that superman links are the most lethal out of all superhero links on Internet.

India fourth among nations sending out spam, malicious content

India ranked fourth in the list of countries sending out spam e-mails with malicious content like ads for pharma products and sexually explicit material, a Microsoft report has said.

Snapchat users hit by `smoothie spam` hack attack

Snapchat users have been reportedly hit with a smoothie picture, containing a spam URL, directing them to weight-loss supplements.

Record penalty handed down for New Zealand spamming

An Auckland company has been ordered to pay $99,610 in the largest ever penalty imposed for sending spam in New Zealand, authorities said Thursday.

Hackers release `spam Flappy Bird` to trick users into sending premium messages

The original Flappy Bird has been officially taken off the mobile app stores, but hackers have reportedly released knock-offs of the `addictive` game, containing spam, to trick users into sending premium rate text messages.

US, China world`s top countries relaying spam on web

The US and China have been reportedly found to be the two top countries in the world relaying spam to Internet users.

Spam link with enticing description goes viral on Facebook

A fake video enticing people to click on the picture of a bikini-clad woman on a beach has reportedly gone viral on social networking giant Facebook.

Cyber criminals hack smart fridge to send out spam

A fridge was among more than 100,000 devices hacked by cyber criminals to send out spam emails - in what may be the first proven cyberattack on household "smart" appliances, researchers say.

YouTube to fix bug in Google+ synced comment system

YouTube has reportedly acknowledged that there are issues with its `mandatory` Google+ synced comments system and will soon be issuing fixes for the bug.

YouTube`s new commenting system draws ire from users

Google recently changed the commenting system on its video site YouTube, in a bid to personalize the service.

Social media spam increased 355% in first half of 2013: Study

A new study has revealed that spam on the typical social media account has risen 355 percent in the first half of 2013 as spammers have better chances of going undetected on these sites.

Instagram hit with `miracle fruit diet` spam

Photo sharing app Instagram was reportedly hit with `miracle fruit diet` spam when users` accounts were hacked and photos of fruits were posted.

India world`s third largest `spam spewing nation`

India has been placed third on the list of the countries distributing spam across the world, a report has said.

Researchers propose new way of blocking spam mails

Researchers at Concordia University have proposed a new method to get rid of unwanted emails in inboxes.

India becomes world’s top ‘spam-spewing nation’

India has become the top ‘spam-spewing nation’ on the planet, overtaking the United States, according to a report.

Facebook warns of recent wave of spam

Facebook has said that it has stopped most of the spam that has flooded many users` pages with pictures showing graphic sex and violence.

Facebook`s spam program catches innocent users

Facebook has sent notes of apology and is changing automated systems that blocked activists from posting on like-minded FB pages.

India most popular source of spam in June: Report

India remained the most popular source of spam or junk mail in June while Brazil returned to second place with an increase of 4.4 percentage points compared to May, a new study has said.

World`s biggest source of spam e-mails shut down

The Rustock botnet has been shut down by Microsoft and US federal authorities.

Twitter accounts hacked, flooded with spam

Hackers have broken into thousands of accounts on Twitter and posted spam messages promoting drinks.