Google and the University of Pennsylvania performed a study intended to determine the effect of best practices on the efficacy of SSL browser warnings.
Researchers at Cisco say that a Flash zero day exploit has compromised 1,800 domains, the majority of those during a 48-hour period last week.
The White House announced the creation of E-Gov Cyber, a unit within OMB, that would oversee federal policy development and enforcement of those mandates.
A relatively new Android Trojan that specializes in stealing banking information by intercepting SMS messages has been making the rounds.
There is a new wave of attacks delivering the CTB-Locker or Critroni crypto ransomware, arriving through spam messages with a variety of lures in several different countries. CTB-Locker is one of the newer variants in the crypto ransomware family, a kind of malware that encrypts victims’ hard drives and demands a relatively large payment in order[…]
In the years since Edward Snowden began putting much of the NSA‘s business in the street, including its reliance on the secret FISA court and National security Letters, warrant canaries have emerged as a key method for ISPs, telecoms and other technology providers to let the public know whether they have received any secret orders. But[…]
Using a new proof-of-concept, local and public IP addresses can be extracted from candidate messages sent by the API Directory’s STUN protocol requests .
Google announced that it will offer research grants to those taking part in its Vulnerability Rewards Program. The program paid out $1.5 million in 2014.
There is a remotely exploitable domain name system hijack vulnerability in D-Link’s DSLR2740R router.
A cyberespionage campaign pulled off by pro-Syrian hackers against Assad opposition fighters used social engineering to steal military planning documents.