Violet Blue

Violet Blue is the author of The Smart Girl's Guide to Privacy. She contributes to ZDNet, CNET, CBS News, and SF Appeal.

Larry Seltzer

Larry Seltzer has long been a recognized expert in technology, with a focus on mobile technology and security in recent years

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Apple plugs holes in Xcode

Apple has shipped a new version of its Xcode Developer Tools to patch three security holes that allow malicious hackers to launch code execution or privilege escalation attacks.

October 31, 2007 by Ryan Naraine

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McAfee buys ScanAlert

The acquisitive McAfee has added ScanAlert to its stable of security services in a deal that could cost the anti-virus vendor up to $75 million.

October 30, 2007 by Ryan Naraine

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Microsoft ships free tool to swat cross-site scripting scripting bugs

Microsoft's Application Consulting & Engineering (ACE Team) has shipped XSSDetect, a free Visual Studio plug-in capable of flagging potential cross-site scripting issues in managed code.The tool, currently available as a beta download, is styled as a stripped-down version of Microsoft's Code Analysis Tool for .

October 24, 2007 by Ryan Naraine

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