PayPal patches account hijacking flaw 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
Bug bounty program unearths serious vulnerability.
 
OpenSSL plugs high severity vulnerability 
By Juha Saarinen | Oct 16, 2014 | Comment Now 
0.9.8 end-of-life countdown starts.
 
Google finds vulnerability in SSL web encryption 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Details fix for 'POODLE' attack.
 
Bash bug could be 'worse than Heartbleed'  
By Juha Saarinen | Sep 25, 2014 | Comment Now 
First patch for Shellshock may not be a complete fix.
 
Adobe plugs critical security holes in Acrobat, Reader 
By Penny Wolf | Sep 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
Delayed priority one patches now available.
 
OpenSSL patches nine security flaws 
By Juha Saarinen | Aug 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
Code security audits kicking in.
 
Critical flaw could expose users of anonymity network 
Jul 24, 2014 | Comment Now 
Vulnerability discovered in I2P.
 
Google builds elite hacker squad to hunt for bugs 
 
'Covert Redirect' vulnerability affects OAuth 2.0, OpenID 
 
Exploit stops, pops security scanner  
By Darren Pauli | May 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
Pirate hackers have weapons turned against them.
 
Windows XP users at risk with new IE exploit 
By Darren Pauli | Apr 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
No fix for those on unsupported OS.
 
Security flaw believed to affect all Android devices 
By Tim Ring | Mar 24, 2014 | Comment Now 
Indiana Uni, Microsoft researchers discover vulnerability.
 
Adobe patches critical Flash, Reader, Acrobat vulnerabilities 
 
Fresh Java exploit has ties to Bit9 attack 
By Dan Raywood | Mar 5, 2013 | Comment Now 
Pings the same command and control server.
 
Apple hit by hackers who targeted Facebook 
By Jim Finkle, Joseph Menn | Feb 20, 2013 | Comment Now 
Java vulnerability exploited in new wave of attacks.
 
Samsung, Dell printers remotely exploitable 
By Juha Saarinen | Nov 29, 2012 | Comment Now 
Vulnerability has existed since 2004.
 
New critical Oracle Java vulnerability found 
By Juha Saarinen | Sep 26, 2012 | Comment Now 
Turn off browser plug-ins... again.
 
US warns of hole in control system routers 
By Juha Saarinen | Aug 23, 2012 | Comment Now 
Power plants, railway switches at risk.
 
More than 100 e-commerce sites vulnerable to shopping cart flaw 
By Dan Raywood | Aug 6, 2012 | Comment Now 
Lack of patching leaves companies exposed.
 
Security bug keeps ICANN gTLD grounded 
By Liam Tung | Apr 24, 2012 | Comment Now 
Applicant filenames exposed.
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