A massive botnet of tens of thousands of machines is attempting to hack in to weak password protected "admin" accounts of the popular blogging platform.
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Dubbed as one of the most privacy infringing pieces of legislation ever to have hit the Capitol, what exactly is CISPA, and how does it affect you?
Microsoft is recommending an update released on Patch Tuesday be uninstalled.
Will increased governmental spending be enough to lessen the risks of cyberattacks?
What will the long-term effects of cybersecurity worries be?
Get a strong pot of coffee on, April's Patch Tuesday has arrived. In the latest round of security updates, Microsoft has released patches for nine security vulnerabilities, two of them considered 'critical'.
Officials have criticized a new law aimed at improving national security, labeling it "discriminatory" against Chinese firms.
Officials say new designations will allow the programs to compete for funding.
Should firms be exempt from lawsuits stemming from data sharing, and should citizen privacy become a victim?
As is with most cases, "classified information" — the alternative buzzword for "national security" — is cited as the reason why the controversial "privacy killer" CISPA will be amended in secret. But it's OK; it's only people's privacy at risk here.