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Blog Post Archive

Google has an Android security problem

2 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

Opinion: Security is everyone's responsibility, not just those with the cash to upgrade.

Zero Day Weekly: Venom, Black Hat 2015, hyped reports, FTC cyber-extortion controversy

2 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

A collection of notable security news items for the week ending May 15, 2015. Covers enterprise, controversies, application and mobile security, malware, reports and more.

Details of unpatched vulnerabilities in Google App Engine revealed

2 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

Google is known for playing hardball when it comes to firms fixing security problems -- and now the company itself is being held under the same standard.

FireEye, Microsoft wipe TechNet clean of malware hidden by hackers

2 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

The companies say the TechNet website was being used as part of a Chinese hacking group's malware campaigns.

EU: Blocking access to file-sharing sites 'ineffective' against piracy

2 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

New research shows censorship and site-blocking is not an effective method against piracy.

United Airlines offers air miles as bug bounty reward

2 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

Some companies offer money, others offer credit -- United Airlines is handing out air miles to security experts who reveal vulnerabilities.

New domains revitalize phishing campaigns

2 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

Top level domains are a target for cybercriminals in delivering spam, phishing emails and malvertizing to Web users.

Why a CISO's job has never been more public or chaotic

2 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

Enterprises shouldn't be reinventing the wheel every time a Chief Information Security Officer steps up to the plate. The CISO Reporting Project aims to arm the CISO with what they need to make the Board listen.

DDoS botnet makes slaves of your home and office routers

2 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

Researchers have discovered a botnet which comprises of tens of thousands of hijacked home routers.

Bigger than Heartbleed, 'Venom' security vulnerability threatens most datacenters

2 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

Security researchers say the vulnerability affects "millions" of machines in datacenters around the world.

FireEye, PFU Systems reveal new enterprise threat defense system

2 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

The companies say the next-generation cybersecurity system will help protect the enterprise against today's threats.

Adobe releases massive patch update for Flash, Reader, Acrobat vulnerabilities

2 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

Adobe's latest security update includes patches for 18 vulnerabilities in Flash, as well as 34 flaws in Adobe Reader and Acrobat.

Mozilla's Firefox 38 patches 13 security flaws

2 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

Mozilla has fixed 13 security problems in Firefox 38, including five vulnerabilities deemed critical.

Data breaches to cost global economy $2 trillion by 2019

2 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

And North America is forecast to swallow at least three-quarters of that.

UK spy agency now hiring hackers to target terrorist networks

2 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

GCHQ said it's "openly" recruiting hackers for the first time, months after the Snowden documents showed the spy agency used them to target both terrorists and civilians.

MacKeeper patches remote code execution flaw

2 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

The critical vulnerability allows for remote code execution when a user visits crafted webpages.

A job in IT security might be your next money-maker

2 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

A lead software security engineer earns on average just over $233,000 per year.

"Skynet" is real, and it could flag you as a terrorist

2 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

If you visit airports or swap SIM cards often, you might be flagged by "Skynet."

Russia, China promise not to launch cyber-attacks at each other

2 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

The two superpowers will also share cyber-threat data to combat cyber-attacks.

Border search of laptop "violated" privacy, says federal judge

2 months agoTechnology / Security : Zero Day

A federal judge's opinion is the latest scathing retort to US border searches.

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