An FBI advisory warns law enforcement and government officials they could be the targets of hacktivists and doxing.
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Google announced it will begin rolling out warnings in the coming months to inform users if they’ve received a message through a non-encrypted connection.
Spring Social, a popular Java library used for social authentication, patched a risky cross-site request forgery vulnerability.
The Tor Project accuses the FBI of paying Carnegie Mellon University $1 million to attack Tor hidden services and uncloak users of the anonymity network.
A security firm is warning this week that 88 percent of networks are at risk of being compromised via credential theft and reuse.
Certificate authority Comodo admits it incorrectly issued eight certificates that include forbidden internal server names or reserved IP addresses.
Encrypted email service ProtonMail is back online Monday following a crippling six-day DDoS attack.
The Chimera ransomware targets companies in Germany with a promise to publish victims’ encrypted data online if a $700 ransom is not paid.
The latest Cryptowall ransomware update makes it harder to recover encrypted files, and also mocks the victim in a revamped ransom note.