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Symantec: More Malware on Religious Sites Than Porn Sites

April 30, 2012
Pornographic Web sites are less likely to be infected than religious, automotive or health sites, according to the company.
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Cryptic Studios Hacked

April 30, 2012
The breach occurred in December 2010, but was only recently uncovered by the company.
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Skype Privacy Flaw Found

April 30, 2012
A simple process can reveal any Skype user's remote and local IP addresses.
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Microsoft Patches Critical Security Flaw in Hotmail

April 27, 2012
Hackers have been offering to exploit the bug for as little as $20 per account.
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Backdoor Found in RuggedCom Industrial Control Systems

April 27, 2012
The Rugged Operating System (ROS) comes with a static username and an easily identifiable password.
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Two Plus Two Poker Forum Acknowledges Security Breach

April 27, 2012
The forum was shut down after a hacker demonstrated the ability to access e-mail addresses and passwords.
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Almost All SSL Web Sites Are Insecure, Say Researchers

April 27, 2012
Only 19,024 of 200,000 sites studied are 'genuinely secure,' according to the research results.
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Microsoft Security Essentials Updated to Version 4.0

April 27, 2012
The company says the new version improves both scanning performance and malware detection rates.
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LulzSec Hacker Publishes VMware Source Code

April 26, 2012
The code for VMware ESX dates from the 2003 to 2004 timeframe, according to the company.
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Researcher Warns of Vulnerabilities in Samsung Devices

April 26, 2012
Luigi Auriemma says he came across the issue by accident while trying to play a practical joke on his brother.
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Study: 1 in 10 Used Hard Drives Contains Recoverable Data

April 26, 2012
In response to the findings, the ICO has published guidelines to help people delete all data from used hard drives.
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Kaspersky: Apple Security Is '10 Years Behind Microsoft'

April 26, 2012
Eugene Kaspersky says Apple has a lot of catching up to do.
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LinkedIn Blog Hacked by Syrian Electronic Army

April 26, 2012
The hackers redirected visitors to a page supportive of the country's president.
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Cybercrime Does Pay: Russian Hackers Made $4.5 Billion Last Year

April 25, 2012
Russian-speaking cybercriminals doubled their annual income from 2010 to 2011, according to Group-IB.
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1 in 5 Macs Infected with Windows Malware

April 25, 2012
According to Sophos, 20 percent of Macs are infected with Windows malware, while 2.7 percent are infected with Mac malware.
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Facebook Partners with Five Security Firms

April 25, 2012
Six-month trials of five different security solutions are available in the company's Anti-Virus Marketplace.
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Context Warns of Significant Cloud Security Flaws

April 25, 2012
A vulnerability could give attackers access to other users' data.
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HITRUST Launches Security Response Center for Healthcare Industry

April 25, 2012
The center is aimed at helping the industry identify and remediate cyber attacks and threats.
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Nissan Hacked

April 24, 2012
The company says user IDs and hashed passwords were stolen.
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