LATEST NEWS

Citadel Trojan Now Targeting Password Managers (November 19 & 20, 2014)

The Citadel Trojan, which in the past has been used to steal bank account access credentials and was used in targeted attacks against Middle Eastern petro-chemical companies, has recently been used in attacks against password managers.......

Senate NSA Bill Blocked in Procedural Vote (November 18, 2014)

By a narrow margin, the US Senate has blocked a bill aimed at curtailing NSA data gathering practices from reaching the floor.......

Webcam Streaming Site Found Underscores Need to Reexamine Security (November 20, 2014)

The UK Information Commissioner's Office is urging people who use webcams to reset passwords and login information.......

NATO Cyber Defense Exercise (November 20, 2014)

On November 18, NATO launched Cyber Coalition 2014, a multinational cyber defense training exercise to test the Alliance's "ability to defend its networks from the various challenges that exist when operating in the contested cyber domain.......

NotCompatible Android Malware Botnet (November 20, 2014)

A new variant of Android malware known as NotCompatible has been detected sneaking onto companies' networks and stealing data.......

WhatsApp Adopts End-to-End Encryption (November 18, 19, & 20, 2014)

WhatsApp has upped its encryption game to offer better protection for messages sent from Android devices running the app.......

US Legislators Critical of USPS Breach Response (November 19, 2014)

The intruders who breached security of US Postal Service (USPS) computer systems may have copied employees' compensation information.......

UK Banks Invite Intrusion Testing (November 19, 2014)

Banks in the UK are inviting attackers to probe their systems as part of a security test.......

Amnesty International Releases Free Anti-Spyware Tool (November 19, 2014)

Amnesty International has released a tool that can detect spyware that governments use against activists and dissidents.......

Chrome 39 Removes SSL 3.0 Fallback (November 19, 2014)

Google has updated its Chrome browser to version 39; the newest stable version of Chrome includes fixes for 42 security issues.......

Microsoft Issues Emergency Patch for Flaw in Kerberos Authentication Protocol (November 18 & 19, 2014)

Microsoft has released an out-of-cycle update (MS14-068) to address a critical flaw in the Kerberos authentication protocol that is being actively exploited.......