The latest Snowden documents show how the National Security Agency targets system administrators, in particular their personal email and social media accounts, in order to access target networks.
Cisco fixed serious vulnerabilities this week in its email and content security management products that could have let an attacker execute code with privileges of the root user.
Siemens fixes security vulnerabilities in industrial control systems equipment that effects critical infrastructure systems.
Comcast transparency report reveals government interest in data belonging to customers of the largest American Internet service provider.
Hackers were able to compromise a server used by Electronic Arts Games this week and rig one of its websites to resemble an Apple log-in page to dole out phishing attacks.
The software running the Bitcoin network was updated to resolve the transaction malleability issue that took down popular exchange Mt. Gox.
On Thursday Google switched its Gmail service to HTTPS only, enforcing SSL encryption on all Gmail connections.
A phone Tor browser for iOS available on the Apple App Store is reportedly a fake and serves users with spyware and adware.
A research paper reveals vulnerabilities in the Android Package Management Service update mechanism that put every Android device at risk for privilege escalation attacks.
UPDATE–The iOS platform has been remarkably resistant to malware infections over the years and attackers interested in mobile devices mainly have focused their efforts on Android. But the developer of a little-known bot that has the ability to run on Linux and Windows machines now has a version that apparently can run on iOS as[...]