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CES 2015: LG will unveil its New 4K Ultra HD TV with Quantum Dot Technology

CES 2015: LG will unveil its New 4K Ultra HD TV with Quantum Dot Technology

Budweiser Super Bowl 2015 Ad leaks

Budweiser Super Bowl 2015 Ad leaks

Google Car Initiative to go ahead via Android

Google Car Initiative to go ahead via Android

Sony cancels The Interview Release on Christmas

Sony cancels The Interview Release on Christmas

Vulnerability

Apple says WireLurker can be used to steal user data

Apple says WireLurker can be used to steal user data Why you must install from Apple App store

Nov 11 2014, 10:09pm CST

The World Needs Google Project Zero to be Real

The World Needs Google Project Zero to be Real If someone does something altruistic in security most stand up and applaud. But these days, such actions also tend to attract polemicists to the party. Especially of the cantankerous variety. Perhaps it’s no surprise...

Jul 16 2014, 6:10am CDT

New OpenSSL Defects: Is this another Heartbleed?

New OpenSSL Defects: Is this another Heartbleed? OpenSSL is the same software that recently hit the headlines for the Heartbleed vulnerability. The 6 software defects (details available here) range in severity and impact and can allow an attacker to create a denial of...

Jun 6 2014, 3:20am CDT

Internet Explorer Glitch to be Fixed by Microsoft

Internet Explorer Bug to be Fixed by Microsoft A bug in the Internet Explorer has virtually caused a lot of worry regarding analysis paralysis at Microsoft. The flaw in Internet Explorer is to be fixed soon though.

Apr 29 2014, 9:28am CDT

apple updates WiFi routers to fix Heartbleed security bug

Apple updates WiFi routers to fix Heartbleed security bug The most recent AirPort Extreme and Time Capsule WiFi routers have been updated by Apple in order to fix a Heartbleed-related vulnerability

Apr 23 2014, 2:03am CDT

19-Year-Old Canadian Arrested for Heartbleed Hack

19-Year-Old Canadian Arrested for Heartbleed Hack The boy faces one count of Unauthorized Use of Computer and one count of Mischief in Relation to Data

Apr 17 2014, 1:00pm CDT

How Heartbleed Happened, The NSA And Proof Heartbleed Can Do Real Damage

How Heartbleed Happened Last week during the Heartbleed chaos I wrote two articles, one outlining how to stay safe and the other explaining what heartbleed actually is. As we enter this week it is clear that we are far from out of the woods,...

Apr 14 2014, 9:11am CDT

NSA reportedly used Heartbleed to gather intelligence, Agency denies it

NSA reportedly used Heartbleed to gather intelligence, Agency denies it A Bloomberg report earlier today said that the NSA intentionally kept the Heartbleed bug a secret in order to use it as a tool for intelligence.

Apr 12 2014, 4:36am CDT

CES 2015 News

Apple Patches Its 'Gotofail' Security Bug For OSX After Four Days Of Anger After a very long four days of snowballing criticism by the security community, Apple has fixed the critical security flaw in its software dubbed “gotofail,” which threatened to allow any untrusted network to disable...

Feb 25 2014, 1:01pm CST

Former Apple Security Engineer To Apple: 'Fix Your Sh-t'

Former Apple Security Engineer To Apple: 'Fix Your Sh-t' If it wasn’t yet clear to Apple that its ‘gotofail’ security flaw has the undivided attention of the information security industry, one of its own recently departed star engineers just spelled out the severity of that...

Feb 24 2014, 12:26am CST

Apple's 'Gotofail' Security Mess Mail, Twitter, iMessage, Facetime And More

Apple's 'Gotofail' Security Mess Extends To Mail, Twitter, iMessage, Facetime And More First, Apple revealed a critical bug in its implementation of  encryption in iOS, requiring an emergency patch. Then researchers found the same bug is also included in Apple’s desktop OSX operating system, a gaping...

Feb 23 2014, 4:51pm CST

SD Elements--A Solution To The Web App Security Conundrum The idea of web applications seems timeless, web apps have been around for a couple of decades already and yet we still keep hearing about security vulnerabilities in applications. Indeed the OWASP Top 10, a security...

Feb 14 2014, 11:10am CST

Taking Security Seriously after the Target Hack

Taking Security Seriously after the Target Hack Yesterday, U.S. Federal Reserve Governor Daniel Tarullo noted that “uniform disclosure” requirements were needed for banking institutions, so that their customers were made aware precisely when a data breach occurs....

Feb 7 2014, 12:15pm CST

So You Found An Obamacare Website Is Hackable. Now What?

So You Found An Obamacare Website Is Hackable. Now What? Two months ago, L.A.-based security researcher Kristian Erik Hermansen was signing up for Obamacare via the Covered California site. Given his background in finding vulnerabilities in software and websites, spotting...

Jan 15 2014, 6:01pm CST

Snapchat vows to fix security issues

Snapchat vows to fix security issues The popular photo messaging application will be updated soon to address security flaws.

Jan 2 2014, 9:02pm CST

The Hackers Who Revealed Snapchat's Security Flaws Received One Response From The Company...Four Months Later

The Hackers Who Revealed Snapchat's Security Flaws Received One Response From The Company...Four Months Later On New Year’s Day, the website SnapchatDB.info released the usernames and redacted phone numbers of 4.6 million U.S. Snapchat users. Months earlier, an Australian security outfit called Gibson Security published a...

Jan 2 2014, 6:51pm CST

Google Nexus Phones Liable to Malfunction Due to SMS Attacks

Google Nexus Phones Liable to Malfunction Due to SMS Attacks Google Nexus phones are vulnerable to malfunction due to repeated SMS attacks. This flaw in the devices has become an issue that Google is looking to fix for the sake of its valued clientele.

Nov 30 2013, 10:05am CST

Facebook vulnerability lets hackers delete any photo

Facebook vulnerability lets hackers delete any photo Facebook is becoming a must-use social networking tool nowadays, so much so that almost everyone is already using it on a daily basis.Fortunately, Facebook is taking privacy and security seriously, even launching a...

Sep 3 2013, 3:20am CDT

Energizer Reveals Software Vulnerability for Duo Charger and USB Charger Software

Energizer Reveals Software Vulnerability for Duo Charger and USB Charger Software Energizer released its line of rechargeable battery devices that use USB to charge batteries a while back. Among the line of chargers were the Duo Charger and the USB Charger. Energizer has unveiled that the software...

Mar 8 2010, 8:00am CST

Snow Leopard To Come Loaded With Malware Protection

Snow Leopard To Come Loaded With Malware Protection It's a common myth among Apple advocates that OS X is virtually immune to viruses and other forms of malicious code. Of course, this is patently false and, as Macs continue to increase in popularity, more and more...

Aug 26 2009, 10:30am CDT

iPhone Security Flaw Will Be Fixed.

iPhone Security Flaw Will Be Fixed. Yesterday we brought you news of the announcement being made at today's Black Hat conference. Charlie Miller and Collin Mulliner, two independent security experts, told the world today of a glitch in iPhone SMS security...

Jul 31 2009, 10:40am CDT

PandaLabs Says Microsoft Patch Failed to Patch Vulnerability

PandaLabs Says Microsoft Patch Failed to Patch Vulnerability According to PandaLabs, the latest vulnerability patch issued by Microsoft failed to patch the vulnerability it was meant to fix. Update MS09-008 released yesterday was intended to patch Windows DNS and WINS Servers....

Mar 12 2009, 8:00am CDT

Microsoft IE 7 Has Major Security Hole

Microsoft IE 7 Has Major Security Hole Microsoft has reportedly admitted that there is a major security flaw in Internet Explorer 7, the most popular and widely used web browser on the market. The security flaw leaves users open to having passwords stolen by...

Dec 16 2008, 8:28am CST

iViZ Announces New Class of PC Vulnerability

iViZ Announces New Class of PC Vulnerability According to iViZ, encrypting a hard drive is no longer enough protection. The firm says that it discovered a new class of vulnerability at Defcon 16 security conference that allows hackers to steal boot passwords and...

Aug 26 2008, 2:00pm CDT

OS X Security Update 2008-005 fixes DNS Flaw Apple finally fixed the DNS vulnerability issue with a new security update. Security Update 2008-005 fixes BIND which was susceptible to DNS cache poisoning and may have returned forged information. The new OS X...

Aug 1 2008, 5:05am CDT

Malware Infection Risk on Playstation Store says Security Firm

Malware Infection Risk on Playstation Store says Security Firm According to security firm Sophos SQL injection vulnerabilities on the US Sony Playstation website have left visitors at risk of malware infection on their PC. The site was hit by hackers and malicious code was inserted...

Jul 3 2008, 9:07am CDT

Microsoft Patches 5 Critical Bugs

Microsoft Patches 5 Critical Bugs Microsoft patches our Windows OS again with 5 critical bug fixes and again we look at security flaws that also affect Windows Vista. The fixed security issues include vulnerabilities in GDI that could allow remote...

Apr 11 2007, 5:00am CDT