New software has been recently developed that not only eradicates viruses and other malware but also automatically repair the damages caused by them.
Security experts have warned that a deadly bug named Shellshock is affecting hundreds of millions of computers, servers and devices.
An international dragnet has dismantled a global computer hacker network which used a sophisticated computer virus to steal millions of dollars from companies and consumers, the US Justice Department announced.
Ramsomware, a kind of malicious software, is designed to block access to a computer until a certain sum of money is paid. Generally, it targets individuals.
Iranian nuclear facilities have reportedly been stuck by a computer worm that plays AC/DC`s hit song Thunderstruck repeatedly, and at full volume.
The virus "spoofs" popular websites in an attempt to steal personal information, a newspaper reported.
Search giant Google has issued a warning to its millions of users that they could lose the ability to connect to the internet in July due to a computer virus.
Microsoft has issued a temporary fix against “Duqu,” a computer virus that is thought to have been designed to steal data from industrial organisations.
Stuxnet is a malicious software that targets widely used industrial control systems built by German firm Siemens.
The CIA now operates Predator and Reaper unmanned aircraft over at least five countries.
The unmanned Predator and Reaper drones are continuing to fly despite a computer virus that has infected the plane`s US-based cockpits.
Dr Mark Gasson, a cybernetics expert at the University of Reading, has become the first human to be infected with a computer virus.
A University of Alabama at Birmingham expert has warned that fake Internet postcards circulating through e-mail inboxes across the world are carrying links to the virus called Zeus Bot.
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