Linux distros quickly patch critical 'Ghost' vulnerability 
By Allie Coyne | 15 hours ago | Comment Now 
Big bad buffer overflow discovered.
 
Google can't 'safely' patch WebView 
By Allie Coyne | 1 day 11 hours ago | Comment Now 
Details why it won't address hole in old system component.
 
The NSA's infosec tips won't stop you from being hacked 
By Tony Campbell | 1 day 13 hours ago | Comment Now 
[Blog post] Focus on being more secure than your neighbours.
 
CrimTrac outsources IT management in $21m deal 
By Allie Coyne | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
Sensitive systems to be overseen by Datacom.
 
Zero-day Adobe Flash Player flaw discovered 
By Juha Saarinen | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
Spotted in popular exploit kit used by attackers.
 
Oracle releases 169-fix critical patch update 
By Ashley Carman | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
"Flabbergasting" flaw fixed in E-Business Suite.
 
Photos: Google's modular smartphone 
By Allie Coyne | Jan 16, 2015 | Comment Now 
Second Project Ara prototype made public.
 
Canada bans automatic software installations  
By Juha Saarinen | Jan 16, 2015 | Comment Now 
Kosher code caught by anti-malware law.
 
Samsung approaches BlackBerry for buyout 
Jan 15, 2015 | Comment Now 
[Update] Offers up to 60 percent premium on trading price.
 
Google stops patching core Android component 
By Allie Coyne | Jan 13, 2015 | Comment Now 
Millions of users potentially vulnerable to attack.
 
Trojan targeting Linux systems could be amassing DDoS 'army' 
By Ashley Carman | Jan 8, 2015 | Comment Now 
'XOR.DDoS' discovered by researchers.
 
Gogo inflight wi-fi uses man-in-the-middle malware tactics 
Jan 7, 2015 | Comment Now 
Spoofs web security to keep flyers off You Tube.
 
Taiwan clears Chinese smartphone-makers of privacy breach 
Dec 31, 2014 | Comment Now 
National security fears averted.
 
BlackBerry to build a self-destructing phone with Boeing 
 
Google to build Android directly into cars 
Dec 19, 2014 | Comment Now 
Next version to be embedded.
 
Android apps accessing user data without asking 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 16, 2014 | Comment Now 
Issue affects Android 4.3 and older.
 
Sony hack: it's big, bad, and we need to know what happened  
By Juha Saarinen | Dec 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] Breach illustrates the need for mandatory disclosure.
 
North Korean diplomat denies Pyongyang role in Sony hack 
 
FBI warns of 'destructive' malware attack on US companies 
Dec 2, 2014 | Comment Now 
'Watershed event' follows Sony breach.
 
ACMA creates self-service portal for malware diagnosis 
By Brett Winterford | Nov 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
Botnet cleaning made somewhat simpler for ISPs, network operators.
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