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Firefox 7 Updates for Security, not SSL

September 28, 2011 |

Firefox 7 isn't just about speed, there's also a long list of security patches. Surprisingly, a fix for the SSL BEAST attack is not one of them.

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Linux Foundation Hit by Attack

September 12, 2011 |

Linux.com and Linux Foundation sites shut down as kernel.org hack collateral damage radius expands

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Main Linux Kernel Site Hacked

September 01, 2011 |

Kernel.org admits that it was breached. Should Linux users be worried?

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Linux Hardening - Quick Wins

August 19, 2011 |

While Linux is safe from most malware there are still some things you'll want to do to make your install bullet proof.

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Malware Stats: 72 Percent of Threats are Unique

August 09, 2011 |
The trend towards customized malware continues.
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WordPress Gets Clickjacking Protection

May 26, 2011 |
The latest update of popular open source blogging platform gets improved security and dumps IE6 support.
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Is Linux Really More Secure than Windows?

May 13, 2011 |

Linux and Windows both have their vulnerabilities so it really depends on how security savvy your people are.

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Adobe Updates to Flash 10.3 for Security

May 13, 2011 |
Latest Flash Player update fixes 11 security flaws and provides new privacy protection.
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Metasploit 3.7 Takes Aim at Apple iOS

May 06, 2011 |
Open source vulnerability testing framework takes aim at Apple's iOS and improves overall performance for security researchers.
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Mozilla Releases 1st Firefox 4 Security Update

April 29, 2011 |
Firefox 4.0.1 released fixes 13 security flaws as work moves forward on Firefox 5
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NeXpose Accelerates Vulnerability Scanning

April 08, 2011 |
How do you make security assessments faster?
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Google Updates Chrome for Flash Risk

March 17, 2011 |

Another update for Google's Web browser, this time Chrome is getting the jump on every other browser and platform with an update for a Flash vulnerability.

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Google Plugs Chrome for Blackberry Pwn2own Vuln

March 14, 2011 |
Google may have saved $20,000 at Pwn2own, thanks to a flaw in RIM's Blackberry.
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Metasploit 3.6 Aims for Compliance

March 08, 2011 |
New release of vulnerability testing framework gets closer to enterprise requirements for compliance testing while still providing improvements to open source users.
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Mozilla Pushes Firefox Security Update as PWN2OWN Nears

March 02, 2011 |
Update fixes 10 flaws as Mozilla locks down its open source browser ahead of critical hacker challenge.
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Rapid7 Exposes Flash Vulns with NeXpose

February 25, 2011 |
Updating the Flash player isn't enough to protect against Flash vulns that could be lurking inside applications.
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How to Protect an Entire Network with Untangle

February 24, 2011 |

The Untangle platform can cover an entire network, providing protection for mobile devices and adding a second layer of protection for PCs.

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RSA: IBM Rolls 20Gbps IPS Network Appliance

February 17, 2011 |
IBM unleashes its most powerful network security IPS ever in an effort to help secure the biggest networks as fast as possible.
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IronBee Open Source WAF Project Launches

February 15, 2011 |

New effort spearheaded by Qualys takes flight to create a new type of Web Application Firewall (WAF).

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Sourcefire Immunet 3 Lets You Write Your Own A/V Signatures

February 10, 2011 |
New version of Windows desktop anti-virus released with continuous cloud updating and customization features.
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