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PandaLabs: LulzSec, Anonymous caused ‘widespread mayhem’

SAN FRANCISCO — Hackers infected computers, derailed websites, and plundered networks in a memorably miserable quarter, according to a report released Wednesday by Internet security firm PandaLabs. Hacking groups Lulz Security and Anonymous caused “widespread mayhem” during the three months ending June 30, and malicious software “spread substantially,” according to…

Hackers hunt prey on smartphones, Facebook

SAN FRANCISCO – Hackers are following prey onto smartphones and social networking hotspots, according to reports released Tuesday by a pair of computer security firms. Cyber criminals are also ramping up the sophistication and frequency of attacks on business and government networks, one of the companies, Symantec, said in the…