Sean Michael Kerner - Article Archives - Page 41

Open Source Blogs, Wikis at Risk From New Flaw

July 6, 2005
A vulnerability in a critical XML RPC library leaves popular applications at risk. Internet Storm Center warns of possible outbreak as a result.
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IE COM Flaw Exposed

July 1, 2005
Microsoft issues advisory for flaw after a security firm beats the company to the punch.
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US-CERT: Veritas Vulnerability Exploited

June 30, 2005
The agency warns that the software is being actively exploited a week after the hole was disclosed.
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Quick Fix in Linux Kernel

June 23, 2005
The potential issue could have led to DoS attacks against the new 2.6.12 kernel.
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Few Browsers Safe From Latest Spoofing Flaw

June 22, 2005
Newly reported flaw could lead to phishing attacks against almost all major browsers.
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E-commerce Rolls, So Do Threats

June 17, 2005
VeriSign says e-commerce made impressive gains in the first quarter, but pharming and other threats did too.
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Hackers Hit MSN Korea

June 3, 2005
Booby-trapped site knocked offline for 10 hours after suspicious code discovered.
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Microsoft to Offer Subscription Security Service

May 13, 2005
All-in-one PC health care service promises to cure all the usual ills of PC usage, and compete with anti-virus vendors.
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Mozilla Rushes Fixes; Microsoft Doesn't Gloat

May 12, 2005
Mozilla 1.7.8 and FireFox 1.0.4 issue fixes to blunt zero day exploit. IE product head stays above the patch fray.
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Mini Patch Day For Microsoft

May 11, 2005
Monthly advisory reporting expanded as well.
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Is Spam Actually Less Annoying?

April 18, 2005
Spam volume is up, but the annoyance factor is down.
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A Jump on Security Advisories (For a Fee)

April 15, 2005
iDefense customers get advisories well ahead of the rest of the world.
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Unblocked SP2, 'Critical' Patches on Deck From Microsoft

April 8, 2005
The company prepares fixes for MSN Messenger, Exchange and Office at the same time it removes blocks for Windows XP SP2.
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Report: IM Threats All The Rage

April 6, 2005
The first-quarter report by the IMlogic Threat Center says attack increase will likely continue.
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E-Mail Security on The Table

April 1, 2005
Security vendors convene at a panel discussion to address the future of e-mail security.
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Gentoo 2005.0 All About Security

March 29, 2005
Linux distro release marks the beginning of a new plan to release snapshots of Gentoo every six months.
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Phishers Target Yahoo Messenger

March 25, 2005
A new attack has been launched against Yahoo Messenger users, and it could be a sign of things to come.
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Security Debate Centers on Firefox And IE

March 24, 2005
A Microsoft IE developer refutes claim that Firefox will always be more secure because of OS integration.
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IM Security Under The Gun

March 23, 2005
Security firm claims Trillian at risk as a new report emerges claiming that most users are secured against IM threats.
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