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Google Strikes Back Against Chinese Certificate Authority

April 02, 2015 |

Both Google and Mozilla are taking aggressive measures against Chinese certificate authority CNNIC.

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Google Hit Again by Unauthorized SSL/TLS Certificates

March 24, 2015 |

The SSL/TLS certificate authority system's frailty is again exposed, as an unauthorized certificate is issued for Google.

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Google Ups Ante for Security Researchers

February 02, 2015 |

After paying out $1.5 million in bug bounties in 2014, Google is boosting payments for ongoing security research.

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Google Pays Big Bug Bounties in Chrome 40 Fix

January 22, 2015 |

Google pays out $88,500 in bug bounties, with the largest browser security update yet in 2015. In all, Google fixed 62 different security flaws.

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How Secure Is Android if Google Won't Patch?

January 13, 2015 |

A security researcher alleges that Google won't patch its older Android software for a new vulnerability. Luckily, users have options to boost security for older versions of the OS.

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Apple Delivers First-Ever Automated Mac Security Update

December 24, 2014 |

While Apple introduced the technology to do so two years ago, this was the first time it was used.

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Google Brings Open Source Security Gifts

November 24, 2014 |

Google isn't just about search anymore. In recent weeks it has announced multiple security projects including Santa for Mac.

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WireLurker Malware Infects Mac OS X, iOS Devices

November 07, 2014 |

The malware has already been downloaded more than 350,000 times.

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Hackers Target Browsers, Especially IE: Bromium Labs

July 24, 2014 |

Hackers targeted Microsoft's Internet Explorer with an emerging attack technique called action script spray in the first half of 2014, say Bromium Labs researchers.

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Google Project Zero Focuses on Internet Security

July 17, 2014 |

Months after reporting its first vulnerabilities, Google officially acknowledges the existence of a shadowy security group known as Project Zero.

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Microsoft Amps up Azure's Security Features

June 17, 2014 |

Among the newest security features for Microsoft's Azure is the ability to authenticate users to software-as-a-service apps via Azure Active Directory.

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IBM Patents Browser-Based Fraud Detection Technology

May 28, 2014 |

What you do in your browser now forms a second factor of authentication for e-commerce transactions, thanks to IBM.

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How to Protect PII

May 15, 2014 |

Personally identifiable information, or PII, is especially valuable to hackers. Here's how to make sure they don't get their hands on it.

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Do You Need EV-SSL? [VIDEO]

May 09, 2014 |

The CEO of Comodo, a key contributor to the EV-SSL standard, explains why extended validation SSL matters but why you might not always actually need it.

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How to Limit Heartbleed Risk Today

April 17, 2014 |

What can you do to reduce your risk from Heartbleed? eSecurity Planet has got you covered.

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ATMs on Windows XP: How Risky Is It?

April 11, 2014 |

Microsoft has ended official support for Windows XP. What does that mean for the security of the world's ATMs, most of which run XP?

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CoinThief Mac Trojan Found on Download.com, MacUpdate

February 13, 2014 |

The latest versions of the malware add a browser extension for Firefox, according to SecureMac.

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iOS Point-of-Sale Devices Pose Security Risk

November 20, 2013 |

New research considers security implications of mobile point-of-sale applications on Apple's iPhones and iPads.

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Apple Secures Mac OS X with Mavericks Release

October 25, 2013 |

Apple's OS X 10.9 update provides a long list of new security features and fixes that aren't in the 10.8 release.

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Google Updates Chrome 30 for 50 Security Flaws

October 02, 2013 |

Google doubles the number of vulnerabilities it has fixed in new browser release.

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