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Archived Since:February 3, 2010

Blog Post Archive

Privacy 101: How to never lose your iPhone again

3 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

Losing your iPhone used to be a headache. Just make sure you turn this feature on.

Former NSA contractor indicted over 50TB gov't classified data theft

3 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

The former contractor reportedly spent 20 years pilfering government secrets and helping himself to the cream of the NSA's hacking tools library.

Forcepoint acquires Skyfence in cloud security push

3 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

The deal aims to give Forcepoint customers a clearer view as to how their data is stored and distributed in the cloud -- and how secure it really is.

Google plans purge of Play Store apps without privacy policies

3 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

When Google's cleanup is complete, the platform could be cleansed of millions of half-baked apps which put your privacy and data at risk.

Google let scammers post a perfectly spoofed Amazon ad in its search results

3 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

Anyone who searched for "Amazon" were presented the rogue ad that aimed to trick users into falling for a Windows support scam.

HackerOne raises $40 million to empower hacking community

3 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

The successful Series C finance round brings the bug bounty platform's funding to $74 million.

Sophos snaps up machine learning tech firm Invincea to fight modern malware

3 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

The anti-malware provider has been acquired in a deal worth $100 million.

Thousands of WordPress websites defaced through patch failures

3 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

A patched zero-day vulnerability is at fault, but webmasters are not paying attention to updates.

St. Jude Medical admits new cardiac device flaws discovered, issues patch update

3 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

The medical device maker has fixed another Merlin@home Transmitter flaw which makes them vulnerable to cyberattacks.

InterContinental Hotels Group admits data breach

3 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

IHG says that payment card systems at 12 hotels are involved in the security incident.

Google ordered to hand over foreign emails to FBI, unlike Microsoft

3 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

Google has been told to comply with the FBI and give the agency access to emails stored overseas.

Hacked police forum accounts for sale on the dark web

4 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

The hacker targeted PoliceOne.com in 2015, stealing 715,000 members' accounts, including FBI and DHS staff.

Metasploit security kit now hacks IoT devices, hardware

4 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

The popular hacking tool kit can now be linked to everything from fridges to cars in the search for vulnerabilities.

Security flaws in Pentagon systems "easily" exploited by hackers

4 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

Hackers are likely exploiting the easy-to-find vulnerabilities, according to the security researcher who warned the Pentagon of the flaws months ago.

IBM calls healthcare industry a 'leaky vessel in a stormy sea'

4 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

New research suggests that not enough is being done to protect medical systems and patient data.

Insider trading takes the Dark Web by storm

4 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

New research highlights how inside traders are making thousands on the side by sharing their company access.

Flaws in popular printers can let hackers easily steal printed documents

4 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

Thousands of internet-connected printers could allow an attacker to steal sensitive data, as well as passwords that could allow further compromise of a network.

Malvertising reached new heights in 2016

4 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

The rise in such fraud is giving not only consumers a headache, but ad agencies and firms which have to mitigate the threat.

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