Ed Sutherland - Article Archives - Page 1

Storm Trojan Takes Social Measures

February 28, 2007
The Trojan uses Webmail, blogs and message boards as conduits for spreading malware code.
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Google Fixes Dangerous Desktop Flaw

February 23, 2007
Integrating Web and desktop creates 'perfect storm' for future flaws, researcher says.
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Symantec Sounds Warning on Router Passwords

February 20, 2007
Symantec warns on a vulnerability in some home broadband routers.
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Fraudsters Update Pump-And-Dump

February 1, 2007
Regulators warn online brokerage frauds on the rise.
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T.J. Maxx Hit by Data Breach

January 19, 2007
Consumer data, including credit card info and driver's licenses, has been stolen from the retailer.
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Less Data, More Security

January 17, 2007
Will data minimization be the key to enhancing data security? Experts say it's a trend to watch.
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Hospitals Becoming Popular ID Theft Target

January 9, 2007
'Cancer patients are big money' for ID thieves, privacy expert warns.
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Vista Exploit Looking For Achilles' Heel

January 5, 2007
First Vista exploit could mean lasting problems for Microsoft, according to a security vendor.
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QuickTime Exploit Greets 'Month of Apple Bugs'

January 3, 2007
UPDATED: A New Year flaw raises URL-handling issues in the media player.
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Vista Security Takes a Hit

December 27, 2006
The OS is proving not to be as unsinkable as Microsoft claimed.
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Don't Open That Word File, Microsoft Warns

December 7, 2006
UPDATED: A new Word vulnerability targets Windows and Mac users, according to software maker.
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MySpace Hit by QuickTime Worm

December 6, 2006
Phishers exploit QuickTime's JavaScript to snag user information.
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Apple Patch Plugs AirPort Holes

December 4, 2006
UPDATED: Original AirPort opens wireless users to attacks, according to Apple.
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'Critical' Flaw in Visual Studio 2005

November 3, 2006
An ActiveX vulnerability is being exploited, security researchers say.
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Vista's PatchGuard Bypassed?

October 27, 2006
Microsoft says its security 'is no silver bullet.'
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Financial Firms Join Security Audit Program

October 26, 2006
Assessment program hopes to replace cumbersome and costly individual interviews with standards-based requirements.
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Apple Blames Microsoft for iPod Virus

October 19, 2006
UPDATED: Small number of video iPods affected, Apple says.
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Microsoft Plans Nearly Dozen Patches

October 9, 2006
This week's patch release targets may include high-profile flaws in Windows and Office.
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Second Third-Party Windows Fix Appears

October 3, 2006
As Microsoft waits, unofficial patches become an established answer to sudden security threats.
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