Last month, the US Department of Commerce released a report on the threat of botnets and what to do about it. I note that it explicitly said that the IoT makes the threat worse, and that the solutions are largely economic. The Departments determined that the opportunities and challenges in working toward dramatically reducing threats from automated, distributed attacks can...
The massive security update covers Flash, Acrobat, Connect, Experience Manager, and Reader.
The bug is now fixed in iOS 11.4.1.
Researchers at the University of California, Irvine, are able to recover user passwords by way of thermal imaging. The tech is pretty straightforward, but it's interesting to think about the types of scenarios in which it might be pulled off. Abstract: As a warm-blooded mammalian species, we humans routinely leave thermal residues on various objects with which we come in...
The same certificate was used to sign legitimate D-Link software.
To mark its 25th anniversary, Barcelona's Sónar music festival launched a musical message beyond Earth's orbit.
The breach wasn't a one-off event, as believed, but part of a massive credit card skimming operation.
Restrictions on the USB port will make it tougher for police to get access to your data.
Last year, researchers wrote about a new Windows code injection technique called PROPagate. Last week, it was first seen in malware: This technique abuses the SetWindowsSubclass function -- a process used to install or update subclass windows running on the system -- and can be used to modify the properties of windows running in the same session. This can be...
Customers are being urged to change their passwords as soon as possible.