The government made requests for data on as many as 10,000 Apple user accounts through May 31, Apple said, adding that most of the requests involved criminal matters, though some pertained to national security.
NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden answered a wide range of questions during a live chat today on the Guardian UK newspaper website.
There is a massive stack of Java patches on deck for tomorrow, with Oracle planning to fix 40 vulnerabilities in a number of different components of Java SE. Nearly all of the vulnerabilities are remotely exploitable. Oracle doesn’t release much in the way of information about the content of its patch updates before the fixes[...]
ICS-CERT issued an advisory warning of hard-coded passwords built into medical devices that can be abused to modify settings on insulin pumps, defibrillators and more.
Phishers have managed to poison Bing and Yahoo search results for Bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox.