Tag: blackhat

Flaw makes Android phones open to hijacking 
By Darren Pauli | Jul 4, 2013 | Comment Now 
Signatures silently modified.
 
Honeypot lures SCADA and PLC hackers 
By Danielle Walker | Mar 19, 2013 | Comment Now 
Most attacks traced to China.
 
Zero day holes found in popular online games 
By Darren Pauli | Dec 24, 2012 | Comment Now 
Details to be disclosed at BlackHat.
 
Zero day holes found in popular online games 
By Darren Pauli | Dec 21, 2012 | Comment Now 
Details to be disclosed at BlackHat.
 
Security's 2013 con wishlist  
By Darren Pauli | Dec 18, 2012 | Comment Now 
What events deserve your cash?
 
#BlackHat: Researchers bypass iris scanners with biometric clones 
 
Photos: BlackHat 2012 
By Darren Pauli | Jul 30, 2012 | Comment Now 
Highlights from BlackHat, courtesy of the conference organisers.
 
#BlackHat: Researchers upload dangerous app to Google Play store 
By Fahmida Y. Rashid | Jul 30, 2012 | Comment Now 
Google's Bouncer beat by legit JavaScript trick.
 
#BlackHat 2012 in pictures 
By Darren Pauli | Jul 30, 2012 | Comment Now 
Highlights from BlackHat, courtesy of the con organisers.
 
#BlackHat: Java malware exploits type confusion vulnerability 
By Fahmida Y. Rashid | Jul 30, 2012 | Comment Now 
Type confusion is the 'most essential' aspect of Java security.
 
#BlackHat: Phones hijacked by malicious NFC tag 
By Marcos Colon | Jul 30, 2012 | Comment Now 
Android, Nokia compromised.
 
Podcast: Inside look at Black Hat 2012  
By Dan Kaplan | Jul 19, 2012 | Comment Now 
Newly appointed general manager of Black Hat Trey Ford says the parties are just as important as the talks.
 
Siemens PLC vulnerabilities: it just gets worse 
By Eric Byres | Aug 10, 2011 | Comment Now 
Comment: Vendors need to lead the charge.
 
Japan earthquake unleashes web scams, malware 
By Dan Kaplan | Mar 14, 2011 | Comment Now 
Cybercriminals profit out of tragedy.
 
Four tips to secure your smart phones 
By Mark Thomas | Aug 24, 2010 | Comment Now 
Advice on how to defeat mobile malware aimed at your hip pocket.
 
Security conference suffers breach of security 
By Emma Hughes | Aug 11, 2008 | Comment Now 
The Black hat security conference held in Las Vegas last week experienced a major problem – in the shape of three French journalists.
 
Kaminsky delivers DNS dirt 
By Shaun Nichols | Aug 8, 2008 | Comment Now 
Security researcher Dan Kaminsky has delivered his much-anticipated report on the DNS flaw he discovered earlier this year.
 
DNS flaw details heighten urgency to patch 
By Dan Kaplan | Jul 23, 2008 | Comment Now 
When researcher Dan Kaminsky reveals details behind the major DNS protocol vulnerability next month at Black Hat, it may not be such a surprise anymore.
 
US blocks entry to BlackHat teacher 
By Iain Thomson | Jul 31, 2007 | Comment Now 
German security researcher Thomas Dullien (better known as Halvar Flake) has been stopped at the US border and deported after customs officials decided he could not visit the ...
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