Lenovo’s SHAREit file-sharing app for Windows and Android has been patched against vulnerabilities that put private data at risk.
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AMX, a provider of audio-visual conferencing gear used in sensitive government and military locations, has removed a “deliberate” backdoor in one of its central controller system products.
Google has patched Android against a critical Linux kernel vulnerability, and said the number of affected Android devices has been exaggerated.
A group of privacy advocates, who were notified by Twitter that their accounts were targeted in state-sponsored attacks, want some answers.
A researcher earned a $10,000 bounty from Yahoo for a stored cross-site scripting vulnerability in Yahoo Mail.
LastPass has mitigated the effects of a new phishing attack presented this weekend at ShmooCon.
According to a recent survey, 86 percent of health apps had at least two critical vulnerabilities and 55 percent of health app users expected their apps to be hacked in the next six months.
Juniper Networks has removed the backdoored Dual_EC DRBG algorithm from its ScreenOS operating system, but new developments show Juniper deployed Dual_EC long after it was known to be backdoored.
Mike Mimoso and Chris Brook discuss the week in news: How the Dutch are opening encryption with open arms, the end of support for IE 8, 9, and 10, and the latest bounty offered up by Zerodium.
Roughly 320,000 Time Warner Cable customers are being urged to change their email passwords this week after the company announced Wednesday that hackers may have gained access to them.