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Dangerous CoreBot info-stealing malware discovered

Dangerous CoreBot info-stealing malware discovered

Attackers create upgradeable malware.
Sep 3 2015 5:19AM
Rootkit hole left in Intel processors for 16 years

Rootkit hole left in Intel processors for 16 years

Memory sinkhole leaves older chips permanently vulnerable.
Aug 12 2015 4:36PM
Gogo inflight wi-fi uses man-in-the-middle malware tactics

Gogo inflight wi-fi uses man-in-the-middle malware tactics

Spoofs web security to keep flyers off You Tube.
Jan 7 2015 12:48PM
Google discloses zero-day bug in Windows

Google discloses zero-day bug in Windows

Gave Microsoft 90 days grace to patch the flaw.
Jan 6 2015 10:29AM
European banks put cyber crime under the lens

European banks put cyber crime under the lens

Pin hopes on improved cooperation with law enforcement.
Sep 24 2014 1:14PM
BlackPOS malware confirmed in Home Depot US hack

BlackPOS malware confirmed in Home Depot US hack

Repeat offender from Target US breach.
Sep 9 2014 1:25PM
British spy agency attempts mammoth hack

British spy agency attempts mammoth hack

Intelligence agency scans computers in 27 countries.
Aug 19 2014 5:35PM
eBay data breach sparks lawsuit

eBay data breach sparks lawsuit

Disgruntled customers seek damages.
Jul 27 2014 6:46PM
EU launches cross border cyber crime taskforce

EU launches cross border cyber crime taskforce

Australia to assist in co-ordinating investigations.
Jul 25 2014 10:22AM
Concealed cyber crime gang uncovered

Concealed cyber crime gang uncovered

Targets lucrative industries, hosted on Dropbox.
Jul 2 2014 6:40AM
NSA able to compromise Cisco, Juniper, Huawei switches

NSA able to compromise Cisco, Juniper, Huawei switches

Inside NSA’s catalogue of owned tech.
Dec 30 2013 10:23AM
Cisco, Juniper, Huawei devices on NSA’s hacked list

Cisco, Juniper, Huawei devices on NSA’s hacked list

NSA’s catalogue of owned tech.
Dec 30 2013 8:53AM
John The Ripper cracks Siemens PLC passwords

John The Ripper cracks Siemens PLC passwords

Tool gets a facelift.
May 14 2013 4:53PM
Aussie infosec pros to talk SIEM

Aussie infosec pros to talk SIEM

SIEM pitfalls, best practise unravelled.
Nov 21 2012 7:02AM
Review: NetWrix Identity Management Suite

Review: NetWrix Identity Management Suite

The NetWrix Identity Management Suite is actually a combination of several NetWrix products that are bundled together and can be installed individually or together as one large suite.
Oct 4 2012 2:58PM
Downed Clueful app reveals encryption woes

Downed Clueful app reveals encryption woes

Clueful app finds 41 per cent of apps able to access user location.
Jul 20 2012 1:36PM
Start-up falls afoul of computer crime laws

Start-up falls afoul of computer crime laws

Proxy system weighs on battle with Facebook.
Feb 23 2012 2:19PM
US Govt seeks temporary DNS extension

US Govt seeks temporary DNS extension

Remnants of Operation Ghost Click prove hard to purge.
Feb 23 2012 12:42PM
Trend Micro open sources spyware tool

Trend Micro open sources spyware tool

Hijack This pushed to SourceForge.
Feb 20 2012 12:32PM
Samsung asks court for new iPad, iPhone

Samsung asks court for new iPad, iPhone

Needs them to put on a defence.
May 31 2011 3:01PM

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