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

Latest Posts

Cisco confirms router 'pharming' exploits

A router hijack exploit scenario detailed by researchers at Symantec may affect Cisco routers that are marketed for the Small Office/Home Office (SOHO), Remote Office/Branch Office (ROBO) and teleworker business segments.

February 15, 2007 by Ryan Naraine


Anatomy of an emergency patch

Martin Englund, security engineer in the Java Network and Security group at Sun Microsystems, offers a blow-by-blow of how the company reacted to the Solaris Telnet zero-day

February 14, 2007 by Ryan Naraine


Cisco, Adobe join patch day parade

Cisco and Adobe roll out software updates to fix a slew of vulnerabilities that could cause denial-of-service, security bypass and cross-site scripting attacks.

February 14, 2007 by Ryan Naraine


Vista hit by Patch Tuesday shrapnel

A close look at MS07-010 shows that Microsoft Windows Defender in Windows Vista is indeed vulnerable to a "critical" code execution flaw that was flagged by researchers at IBM's ISS X-Force unit.

February 13, 2007 by Ryan Naraine