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.
The fledgling Google+ social network has run up against its first major privacy complaint, as reports circulate of a bug that lets private content run wild through Circles.
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.
Vulnerabilities in Network Building Mediator allow hackers to see passwords, intercept communications and modify configuration without admin privileges
A flaw in the messaging and social-networking service had the potential to allow attackers to compromise user accounts
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
A flaw in how BlackBerry Enterprise Server opens PDF attachments could be exploited to compromise corporate networks, RIM has warned.
A flaw in the way BlackBerry Enterprise Server opens PDF attachments could be exploited to compromise corporate networks, RIM has warned
BlackBerry maker Research in Motion is warning businesses to disable the function which allows a BlackBerry to read PDF files until it can issue an update, after a security flaw was found in the company's software.
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.
Holes in software that controls Cisco's routers and switches could let miscreants cripple computer networks, including the Internet.
Oracle has shrugged off criticisms of its recent security record, saying that one of the company's biggest concerns is that its customers are so used to being secure that they are not used to applying patches.Hasan Rizvi, vice president of security products at Oracle, told ZDNet Australia on Wednesday that unlike rival Microsoft, security has always been a high priority at the database maker.
Update fixes a serious flaw and helps secure a key part of network and Internet infrastructure.
Fix is out for bug in WLAN controllers that could enable an attacker to send malicious wireless traffic.
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.
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