Browsing Author: Ryan Naraine

Categories: Cryptography

[img_assist|nid=6133|title=|desc=|link=none|align=right|width=90|height=90]This year’s Verizon Data Breach Investigations Report (DBIR) challenge is  well and truly underway.  I see where the (public) contestants are stumped so, here’s a clue to nudge them along:

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Categories: Malware, Vulnerabilities

[img_assist|nid=6134|title=|desc=|link=none|align=right|width=95|height=95]Less than two weeks after exploits for a pair of serious security vulnerabilities were fitted into an automated JailbreakMe.com exploit, Apple has rushed out a patch to block the jailbreaking of iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch devices.

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Categories: Malware, Vulnerabilities

[img_assist|nid=6061|title=|desc=|link=none|align=left|width=100|height=100]On the heels of a Black Hat conference presentation where researcher Charlie Miller provided details of an exploitable vulnerability in Adobe’s PDF Reader software, the company plans to ship an out-of-band patch to ward off malicious hacker attacks.

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