Oracle has recommended workarounds for a zero-day Oracle Database flaw that was not fixed in the company's April critical patch update.The flaw in the Transport Network Substrate (TNS) Listener database component, which Oracle has known about for at least four years, could allow a hacker to break into a database without a username or password, Oracle said in a security advisory on Monday.
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Facebook has said that the coordinated spam attack on the social network has now been 'eliminated', but says it was a browser flaw, and not its fault.
Problems over at Sony's PlayStation Network never seem to end. It's a new day, so there's a new security bug to deal with again.
Oracle has released a patch for a server flaw that can be exploited over a network without the use of a username or password.
O2 has come up with a fix for a flaw that affects some of its home broadband routers.The cross-site request forgery (CSRF) vulnerability could allow someone to gain unauthorised access to a user's private network.
The software firm has claimed that fixing the flaw earlier would have broken customer network applications
Apple has released a firmware upgrade to fix a remotely exploitable security issue in the AirPort Extreme Base Station.The flaw, publicly known since April, could allow remote attackers to adversely affect network performance," Apple said in an advisory.
Update fixes a serious flaw and helps secure a key part of network and Internet infrastructure.
Cisco is aiming to make its Internetwork Operating System (IOS) easier to patch because administrators using the company's network hardware have been reluctant to upgrade even though serious security flaws have been discovered in the software.Following the disclosure of a serious security flaw in IOS earlier this year, Cisco has been trying to persuade its customers to upgrade to the latest version of its operating system.
Flaw in security application may prevent users from seeing all the open network ports on a Windows XP or Windows Server 2003 computer.
Cisco's lawyers are sending out cease and desist notices to Web sites that have published a controversial presentation by ex-Internet Security Systems (ISS) employee Michael Lynn that exposes the potential dangers of a flaw in the network giant's router operating system.The presentation was given by Lynn at the Defcon conference in Las Vegas last week, despite legal threats from Cisco and ISS.
A government agency that protects the Critical National Infrastructure has published details of a flaw in network vendors' equipment
The update to Windows XP is being updated to fix a flaw that affected virtual private network connections.
The update to Windows XP is being updated to fix a flaw that affected virtual private network connections
Two developers of Internet tools say they have discovered a major network vulnerability--but security researchers don't believe the flaw is serious.
The network equipment maker says a flaw in some of its Aironet wireless access points could allow attackers to snoop on corporate networks.
A flaw in some of the network hardware maker's router products warns set off an unintentional denial-of-service attack at the University of Wisconisin.
A design flaw in a router product has seen the University of Wisconsin's network bombarded with network time protocol synchronisation requests, in an accidental denial of service (DoS) attack. The university's administrators noticed a dramatic increase in in-bound traffic to its time server, and eventually traced the cause to a Netgear router product.
A flaw in Microsoft Windows and another in Cisco's ubiquitous network routers have security experts on watch for attacks.
A flaw in its router software could allow attackers to freeze Cisco routers and stop the flow of network data through the devices.
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