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Sean Michael Kerner - Article Archives - Page 9

Former McAfee CTO Strikes Back with Crowdstrike

June 21, 2013
Crowdstrike launches active defense platform.
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Microsoft Launches Bug Bounty Program

June 19, 2013
The top bounty in the new program is worth $100,000.
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Oracle Patches Java for 40 Vulnerabilities

June 18, 2013
Once again, a slew of patches for Java which raises the question, can Java ever be secured?
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Can You Completely Secure Linux?

June 13, 2013
Top Linux security engineers address whether complete security can ever be achieved with the open source operating system.
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What's Next for Mozilla Firefox Security?

May 29, 2013
What's new and what's coming that will secure the open source browser
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Will Twitter's Two-Factor Login Make Tweeting Safer?

May 23, 2013
New login verification feature debuts but experts debate on whether it will actually make a real difference or not.
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Microsoft IE 8 Hit by 0-Day Flaw

May 6, 2013
New flaw is identified as being the root cause of attack against the U.S. Government Department of Labor
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Identity Loss is the Leading Data Breach Attack

April 23, 2013
Verizon Data Breach Investigations Report identifies financially motivated cybercrime as being the top breach of 2012, but don't underestimate China.
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US-CERT Warns about DNS Amplification Attacks

April 1, 2013
A common DNS misconfiguration was at the core of last week's massive DDoS. Now the U.S. government is providing guidance on how to fix the problem.
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SSL Co-Author Reflects on Crypto Success and Failure [VIDEO]

March 19, 2013
What's wrong and what's right with SSL? Nearly two decades after he helped write SSL 3.0, Paul Kocher is looking to hardware for security.
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Is Cloud PaaS Safe?

March 6, 2013
Security researchers from Trustwave take aim at Platform-as-a-Service and find security controls to be lacking
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RSA: U.S. Cybersecurity Strategy Turns 10

March 1, 2013
Tom Ridge tells the government to stop talking and start acting.
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RSA: Do You Need Mobile Anti-Virus?

March 1, 2013
Top hackers debate mobile security at the RSA 2013 security conference.
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Oracle Patches Another Five Java Vulnerabilities

February 19, 2013
The five flaws that remained unpatched until today included the vulnerability behind the "Lucky Thirteen" SSL cryptographic timing attack.
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Oracle Responds to Java Security Flaws with 50 Fixes

February 1, 2013
Oracle issues massive update to secure Java.
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Mozilla Updates Firefox 16.01 after Snafu

October 11, 2012
Two releases in one week for Mozilla as the open source browser vendor rapidly responds to potential security risk.
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What Star Wars Teaches Us About BYOD and IT Security

October 4, 2012
At the SecTor security conference, the head of Security Engineering for Check Point explains how modern IT risks such as APTs and BYOD relate to the mythology of Star Wars.
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Raising Money Legally for Phishing

August 3, 2012
Phishme raises millions in an effort to  phish you so you can learn what not to click.
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Will Microsoft's July Patch Tuesday Shut Down XML Attack?

July 6, 2012
Microsoft is set to release 9 patches next week, double what it issued in July of 2011.
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