Sysinternals and Microsoft Windows: An Overview

Sysinternals' new Sysmon tool adds logging functionality to Microsoft's security toolbox. Other tools give IT administrators deep insight into the inner workings of Windows.

If you've even a modicum of experience with more than a few versions of Microsoft Windows, you've probably heard of Sysinternals and know the name Mark Russinovich. Microsoft acquired Sysinternals in 2006, … more »

Malvertising, Online Ad Networks a Dangerous Duo

Bad guys are using online advertising networks and popular sites like YouTube to serve malware to unsuspecting Internet users, finds new research from Bromium Networks.

Whitelisting: Why and How It Works

Bad guys continually tweak malware, making it tough for traditional antivirus products to keep up. Whitelisting can help, by allowing only pre-approved applications.

No Silver Bullet for Use-After-Free Flaws [VIDEO]

TrueCrypt Getting a New Life

TrueCrypt will stay alive, thanks to devotees who are forking the encryption program's code. 'Cleaned up' code will get a new name, CipherShed, and a different open source license.

Startup Spotlight: Threat Detection Specialist ThetaRay

Israeli security startup ThetaRay promises to detect zero-day attacks, hidden APTs and other threats in seconds by simultaneously analyzing all security and operational data sources.

9 Resources to Stay Current on Security Threats

These nine online resources will keep security pros informed about the latest threats.