Dan Kaplan

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Ransomware snares victims with NSA PRISM ruse

Ransomware snares victims with NSA PRISM ruse

Kovter crooks likely behind attack.
Aug 27 2013 8:00AM
LulzSec hacker Sabu's sentencing delayed

LulzSec hacker Sabu's sentencing delayed

Snitching hacker accused of 'facilitating hacking'.
Aug 26 2013 7:00AM
Microsoft: Upgrade from Windows XP or risk 'infinite zero-days'

Microsoft: Upgrade from Windows XP or risk 'infinite zero-days'

Upgrade or move to Linux.
Aug 20 2013 8:45AM
Fake Flash Player extensions foists spam

Fake Flash Player extensions foists spam

Serves racy ads.
Aug 19 2013 7:24AM
Microsoft removes Exchange 2013 patch after users report problems

Microsoft removes Exchange 2013 patch after users report problems

Pulls Tuesday fix.
Aug 16 2013 12:01PM
New Browlock ransomware emerges

New Browlock ransomware emerges

Runs out of Russia.
Aug 15 2013 8:00AM
Microsoft pulls ASLR DEP bypass patch

Microsoft pulls ASLR DEP bypass patch

Fix caused Exchange 2013 glitch.
Aug 15 2013 7:00AM
Tibetan malware attacks resurface

Tibetan malware attacks resurface

Attackers forge watering hole.
Aug 14 2013 8:00AM
Tools, code to control Ford and Toyota test cars released

Tools, code to control Ford and Toyota test cars released

Researchers encourage others to hack cars.
Aug 6 2013 9:56AM
FireEye to go public

FireEye to go public

Plans initial public offering to raise $175 million.
Aug 6 2013 8:43AM
Black Hat: Barnaby Jack's life and legacy remembered

Black Hat: Barnaby Jack's life and legacy remembered

Tributes flow at Black Hat.
Aug 5 2013 8:00AM
US Gov't can't help you with intelligence

US Gov't can't help you with intelligence

Govt classifies too much data.
Aug 5 2013 7:30AM
NSA chief defends surveillance programs at Black Hat

NSA chief defends surveillance programs at Black Hat

Privacy advocate Marlinspike calls warm audience reception 'disgusting'.
Aug 1 2013 8:30AM
Vale security researcher Barnaby Jack

Vale security researcher Barnaby Jack

Medical device hacker remembered.
Jul 29 2013 10:01AM
LulzSec Hammond sentencing delayed two months

LulzSec Hammond sentencing delayed two months

Sentencing delayed until 15 November.
Jul 29 2013 7:01AM
Man falls for ransomware attack, gets busted for child porn

Man falls for ransomware attack, gets busted for child porn

The law of unintended consequences strikes.
Jul 26 2013 8:00AM
Researchers 'physically' hijack cars

Researchers 'physically' hijack cars

Controller area networks and automobile firmware used in Defcon research.
Jul 25 2013 11:15AM
Fear of prosecution hampers security research

Fear of prosecution hampers security research

The biggest loser may be the public.
Jul 22 2013 12:00PM
FBI ransomware hits Mac

FBI ransomware hits Mac

Targets Safari.
Jul 17 2013 7:00AM
Microsoft to boot vulnerable apps from stores

Microsoft to boot vulnerable apps from stores

Six month deadline.
Jul 11 2013 10:42AM

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