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Security research: Obama’s new Prohibition

Security research: Obama’s new Prohibition

[Blog post] Let's learn from past mistakes.
Aug 18 2015 2:30PM
Backdoor found in D-Link routers

Backdoor found in D-Link routers

Known since 2010.
Oct 14 2013 1:00PM
D-Link routers found to contain backdoors

D-Link routers found to contain backdoors

Known since 2010.
Oct 14 2013 9:04AM
Don't downplay the 'master key' Android bug, researcher says

Don't downplay the 'master key' Android bug, researcher says

Trojan bank app update found.
Aug 7 2013 5:41AM
Chinese hackers attack honeypot water utility

Chinese hackers attack honeypot water utility

APT1 strikes.
Aug 5 2013 11:34AM
Pwnie awards see gongs for Barnaby Jack, Edward Snowden and Dual Core

Pwnie awards see gongs for Barnaby Jack, Edward Snowden and Dual Core

The winners of the annual Pwnie awards were announced this week in Las Vegas.
Aug 5 2013 10:30AM
Telcos close major SIM card vulnerability

Telcos close major SIM card vulnerability

Flaw allowed attackers to compromise SIMs.
Aug 5 2013 8:30AM
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
Chinese hackers take over fake water utility

Chinese hackers take over fake water utility

Honeypots fool hackers.
Aug 5 2013 6:40AM
In pictures: #BlackHat 2013 wrap

In pictures: #BlackHat 2013 wrap

Black Hat 2013 in Las Vegas is underway. The signature conference is one of a series of technical information security conferences that bring together thought leaders from all facets of the infosec world - from the corporate and government sectors to academic and even underground researchers. All images used are credit of Black Hat and used with their kind permission.
Aug 2 2013 12:48PM
Diabetic researcher finds insulin pump memory glitch that almost killed him

Diabetic researcher finds insulin pump memory glitch that almost killed him

Battery change wipes data.
Aug 2 2013 12:00PM
EFF on how researchers should navigate anti-hacking laws

EFF on how researchers should navigate anti-hacking laws

Seek legal advice before starting projects.
Aug 2 2013 10:40AM
Competition seeks better password hashes

Competition seeks better password hashes

Crackable algos not good enough.
Aug 2 2013 8:00AM
Charger can wipe iPhones, install malware

Charger can wipe iPhones, install malware

Apple plans iOS 7 fix.
Aug 2 2013 7:00AM
Ad networks become shadowy JavaScript-flavoured DoS bots

Ad networks become shadowy JavaScript-flavoured DoS bots

Ads get more intrusive.
Aug 1 2013 5:35PM
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
Pwnie 2013 awards nominees announced

Pwnie 2013 awards nominees announced

Snowden, Cryptocat and the Internet Census among contenders.
Jul 30 2013 12:28PM
Android master key flaw used in the wild

Android master key flaw used in the wild

Androids enslaved.
Jul 25 2013 10:10AM
Hundreds of millions at risk from SIM card vulnerability

Hundreds of millions at risk from SIM card vulnerability

Mobile devices hijacked.
Jul 23 2013 8:47AM
Fear of prosecution hampers security research

Fear of prosecution hampers security research

The biggest loser may be the public.
Jul 22 2013 12:00PM

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