OpenSUSE forums have been taken offline after hackers exploited a vulnerability in the forums’ vBulletin implementation to access a database and steal email addresses.
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Researchers have conceptualized a narrative-based authentication system based on a user’s recent interaction with their computer.
OpenSSL says hackers took advantage of a weak password used at its hosting provider to gain access to a hypervisor and deface the organization’s website.
Probes are surging against a port used by a backdoor discovered in Linksys networking gear, according to the SANS Internet Storm Center.
The Syrian Electronic Army took advantage of the relative calm of New Year’s Day to make a loud statement about the NSA’s surveillance program and Microsoft’s alleged participation in it.
Researchers Sean Cross and Dr. Andrew Huang demonstrated yesterday at the Chaos Communication Congress that they could write arbitrary code onto various flash-based SD memory cards.
A Turkish hacking group compromised and defaced the website of OpenSSL, an open-source SSL and TLS encryption implementation resource.
Researchers posted the details of two bugs in SnapChat after the company failed to address them over a period of four months.
A new project by a well-known hacker Samy Kamkar may give control of some drones to anyone with $400 and an hour of free time.
When authorities in Russia arrested Paunch, the alleged creator of the Blackhole exploit kit, last month, security researchers and watchers of the malware underground predicted that taking him off the board would put a dent in the use of Blackhole and force its customers onto other platforms. Six weeks later, it now appears that Blackhole[...]