A vulnerability in Starbucks’ mobile app could be putting coffee drinkers’ information – including their usernames, email addresses and passwords – at risk.
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The Syrian Electronic Army is claiming responsibility for compromises of the official Microsoft blog as well as the official Xbox and Skype Twitter accounts.
As expected, Oracle and Adobe will release critical patches alongside Microsoft on Tuesday to kick off the year’s inaugural Patch Tuesday batch of security updates.
Microsoft announced Thursday that it plans to release four bulletins next week as part of the year’s first batch of Patch Tuesday security updates, none of which are rated critical.
OpenSUSE forums have been taken offline after hackers exploited a vulnerability in the forums’ vBulletin implementation to access a database and steal email addresses.
A Cambridge University study examined the effectiveness of malware warnings, and urged those alerts be overhauled and written in concrete, specific language.
Hackers exploited a previously disclosed vulnerability in the popular photo sharing application Snapchat and leaked 4.6 million of the service’s usernames and partial phone numbers online yesterday.
The Federal Election Commission (FEC) is highly vulnerable to intrusions and data breaches after an audit discovered “significant deficiencies” in the FEC’s IT security program.
Adobe warned customers Friday about a new rash of phishing attacks “purporting to deliver license keys for a variety of Adobe offerings.”
The attackers behind the Cryptolocker ransomware have infected between 200,000 and 250,000 systems to date worldwide and appear to have earned around $30 million in ransom so far.