Firefox has blocked known phishing and malware sites for some time. Now it will check reputation on individual files and soon use file signatures.
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Larry Seltzer has long been a recognized expert in technology, with a focus on mobile technology and security in recent years
On Monday, several media outlets mistakenly reported that Apple had installed "backdoors" on millions of iPhones and iOS devices. UPDATED.
The tech giant plans to offer restitution for those affected by the 2011 PSN hack in free games, subsidies and cash payouts.
Wi-Fi, especially public Wi-Fi, is still fraught with security problems. A solution has been in the works for some time but is still not ready for most.
The European Central Bank's website has been hacked and personal information has been stolen by a cybercriminal.
The Wall Street Journal is a fresh target in what appears to be a renewed assult against media publications online.
Many companies don't do all they should to secure the company from a potentially hostile former employee. Without the right tools it can be hard.
The Electronic Frontier Federation is soon to release router software which will allow you to open your internet up to strangers -- while keeping a separate, secure portion for yourself.
AV-Test, an independent lab, has tested Windows XP antivirus products, perhaps for the last time. Many products do very well.
The former NSA contractor, still hidden within Russia, plans to develop anti-surveillance technology following the US government spying scandal.