Researcher Troy Hunt explains how his hack of a Nissan Leaf works, and his experience disclosing the issue to the carmaker.
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Xen has acknowledged an oversight where it failed to provide a pair of crucial security patches in its most recent update.
Cloud-based webhost Linode, still under a DDoS attack, reset customer passwords after a suspected breach.
Zscaler has uncovered new Spy Banker campaigns moving over Facebook where the banking malware is hosted on a Google Cloud Server.
Xen patched a seven-year-old vulnerability that allows an attacker to escape a guest virtual machine and attack the host operating system.
Amazon announced the release of Inspector, an application-scanning tool for apps running in EC2 instances that looks for compliance levels and vulnerabilities introduced during development.
Salesforce.com patched a cross-site scripting vulnerability on one of its domains that could have led to phishing attacks.
In its latest transparency report, CloudFlare says that the number of subpoenas it has received has remained steady since last year, but the volume of court orders has more than doubled since the second half of last year. While much of the data from CloudFlare’s report for the first half of 2015 closely mirrors the[…]
Cisco announced today its intent to acquire big data security company OpenDNS for $635 million in cash.
In the two years since the details of the NSA’s deep penetration of the Internet infrastructure began to emerge, there has been a major movement afoot among Web companies to encrypt more and more of their resources and services. The latest large property to make this move is Reddit, which by the end of the[…]