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Archived Since:February 3, 2010

Blog Post Archive

Dota 2 forum breach leaks 2 million user accounts

7 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

The unnamed hacker took usernames, email addresses, and passwords.

Oracle investigating data breach at Micros point-of-sale division

7 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

Micros was bought in 2014 as one of the largest point-of-sale terminal makers.

The dirtiest little secret about big data: Jobs

7 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

Big data holds enormous promise that it can help global organizations of all sizes to move faster and make better decisions. But, making it work demands something more than just good algorithms.

'Quadrooter' flaws affect over 900 million Android phones

7 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

All versions of Android are vulnerable to this flaw, which won't be fully patched until the September security release next month.

Flaw in Samsung Pay lets hackers wirelessly skim credit cards

7 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

The tokens that are used to make purchases can be easily stolen and used in other hardware to make fraudulent transactions.

With its bug bounty, Apple shows it finally finds hackers useful

7 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

But with a precedent already set, will hackers seek larger rewards from the feds?

Meet the 'average paperclip threat': Why Airbnb rentals are the next big attack surface

7 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

A hacker will "always go for the weakest point," which in any network is usually the router. And it's no secret that routers are woefully insecure.

Severe vulnerabilities discovered in HTTP/2 protocol

7 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

Four high-profile bugs have been found in the protocol, potentially placing 85 million websites at risk.

How to access Tor, even when your country says you can't

7 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

You can still access Tor even when governments and authorities put barriers in place.

Panasonic launches bug bounty program

7 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

The scheme will start up with a few select hackers before a larger rollout.

Comcast wants its broadband users to pay for their privacy

7 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

The media tycoon said in a government filing that an exchange of personal data for service is a "perfectly acceptable" business practice.

Ransomware rises to strike almost 40 percent of enterprise companies

7 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

Almost 40 percent of enterprise players have been hit by ransomware in the last year -- and many of them had to stop trading as a result.

This tiny $6 gadget lets you break into hotel rooms

7 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

The small, cheap device can also be used to compromise point-of-sale (PoS) systems.

Microsoft won't fix Windows flaw that lets hackers steal your username and password

7 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

The flaw, which allows a malicious website to extract user passwords, is made worse if a user is logged in with a Microsoft account.

Kaspersky Lab launches bug bounty program

7 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

Researchers will be awarded a total of $50,000 for vulnerabilities during the pilot stage.

Ghostmail ditches secure mail for the masses, chases enterprise market

7 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

It's simply not worth the risk, Ghostmail says -- but the enterprise market is fair game.

Hackers hijack Jeeps once more, your brakes belong to them

7 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

Researchers have once again proved they can take over your vehicle -- but this time, they can kill your brakes. [Updated]

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