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Adobe Patches Two Security Flaws in Flash Player

March 06, 2012 |

The flaws are described as Priority 2 vulnerabilities.

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Chrome 17 Bug Finders Get Pay Raise

March 05, 2012 |

With the release of the latest update for Chrome, Google is now paying independent researchers a bounty of up to $10,000 per security flaw.

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Hackers Steal Michael Jackson Tracks From Sony

March 05, 2012 |

Songs by Jimi Hendrix, Paul Simon, Olly Murs, Foo Fighters and Avril Lavigne were also compromised.

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Google Patches 14 Chrome Vulnerabilities

March 05, 2012 |

$10,000 bonuses were awarded to researchers Aki Helin, Arthur Gerkis and Miaubiz.

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Cable Modem Hacker Convicted

March 05, 2012 |

Ryan Harris' sentencing has been scheduled for May 23.

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Library of Congress Hacked

March 05, 2012 |

User names, passwords, names and e-mail addresses were posted online.

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Hackers Take English Defence League Site Offline

March 05, 2012 |

Unidentified hackers took the site down with a massive denial of service attack.

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GitHub Hacked

March 05, 2012 |

Egor Homakov took the action in order to demonstrate a Rails vulnerability.

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RSA: Don't Forget to Secure Your API

March 02, 2012 |

APIs can be attack vectors for SQL injection and exploitation, says Layer 7's Scott Morrison at RSA Conference 2012.

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Identity Management: Enable More, Block Less

March 02, 2012 |

Securing infrastructure and applications is all about understanding and identifying who your users are, says CA's Mike Denning at RSA Conference 2012.

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Which Browser is Best for Security?

March 02, 2012 |

Researchers from Accuvant discussed the results of a browser security comparison study at RSA Conference 2012 -- and the debate rages on.

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AntiSec Hackers Publish Data from Monsanto

March 02, 2012 |

The group says it launched the attack in response to the company's campaign of lawsuits against organic dairy farmers.

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Web Host Linode Hacked, $71,000 Stolen

March 02, 2012 |

The hackers specifically targeted Bitcoin-related servers.

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Former CIA Director Calls Stuxnet Malware a 'Good Idea'

March 02, 2012 |

Gen. Mike Hayden made the statement in an interview with CBS.

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Photo Security Flaw Found in Android

March 02, 2012 |

Android apps can view photos on a user's device if they're given permission to access the Internet.

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Anonymous Hackers Infected with Zeus Malware

March 02, 2012 |

A modified version of the Slowloris DDoS tool steals users' online banking logins, webmail credentials and cookies.

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NSA Develops High-Security Android Device

March 02, 2012 |

The Fishbowl phone was built using off-the-shelf components.

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Can the Internet Be Made Trustworthy?

March 01, 2012 |

Speaking at RSA Conference 2012, the CEO of Qualys points to SSL flaws, malware in third-party ads, and insecure browsers as signs that the Internet needs a fundamental overhaul of trustworthiness.

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Social Engineering Attack Nets $2.1 Million from Wells Fargo Bank

March 01, 2012 |

A scammer persuaded the bank to wire the money from Catholic Healthcare West's account.

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NASA Acknowledges Ongoing Security Problems

March 01, 2012 |

5,408 security incidents in the last two years cost the agency $7 million.

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