Reddit published its first transparency report and said it received a relatively low number of government requests for user information and content takedowns.
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Researchers at Sucuri revealed that applications such as WordPress that support PHP could also be subject to the Ghost vulnerability in glibc.
GitHub announced that it has doubled the maximum payouts possible via its bug bounty program to $10,000.
Experts urge system administrators to patch the Ghost vulnerability in glibc immediately, but counter that as well that exploiting the bug may be challenging.
Silent Circle patched a serious memory corruption vulnerability in the Silent Text application bundled with the secure Blackphone as well as in the standalone iOS and Android apps.
The National Football League’s NFL Mobile application leaks unencrypted credentials putting personal user information at risk.
A critical remote code execution vulnerability in the GNU C library glibc affects all Linux systems going back to 2000.
Kaspersky Lab has found shared code and functionality between the Regin malware platform and a keylogger described in recently disclosed Snowden documents.
Core Security disclosed details on an Android Wi-Fi Direct denial of service vulnerability after Google said it had no timeline to patch the issue. The two sides also disagreed on the severity of the flaw.
Adobe on Saturday began patching a zero-day vulnerability in Flash Player for auto-update users, exploits for which have been included in the notorious Angler Exploit Kit.