Security researchers have published proof-of-concept code for a major router vulnerability leveraging a popular Linux kernel driver that could be used by hackers to compromise millions of connected devices.
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GCHQ said it's "openly" recruiting hackers for the first time, months after the Snowden documents showed the spy agency used them to target both terrorists and civilians.
One researcher says the critical flaw is caused by a simple example.html file enclosed by default in plugin packages.
Hackers launched a devastating attack on TV5Monde yesterday that affected its tech and broadcasting systems, supposedly in retribution for France's support of anti-ISIS military action.
Google Chrome, Oracle Solaris and Gentoo Linux all beat Microsoft's Internet Explorer in having the most vulnerabilities last year, according to Secunia, while IBM software took 40 percent of the Top 20 places.
A zero-day vulnerability affecting popular hotel Internet gateways has been discovered and closed.
An HP report highlights how the bulk of exploits in 2014 revolved around vulnerabilities that were discovered before 2013.
The Sony hack, which US authorities claim was carried out by North Korea, crippled networks and destroyed data -- but not before the hackers stole terabytes of it.
Potential security vulnerabilities found in the NSW roads management network could lead to accidents and vehicle congestion, according to a new report by the NSW auditor-general.
Adobe patches nine vulnerabilities -- four of which are considered "critical" -- in order to protect against hackers who could exploit the bug to take control of an affected system.
You might not hire a pickpocket to be a guard, but the UK's cybersecurity shortage has prompted a skill hire, no matter the origin.
The Windows, Mac and Linux versions of Flash Player all have critical security vulnerabilities patched in a new version.
China is high on the list of suspects as President Obama meets with the Chinese premier to discuss, among other things, cybersecurity.
The Obama Administration has admitted that a cyberattacker was able to gain access to the US government's systems.
The FBI's director believes that Chinese hackers are not all that subtle, but are still prolific enough to break into networks and walk out with the goods — costing US businesses billions every year.
Hackers have reportedly broken into US government systems that store personal data on federal employees.
The UK government's secure network has come under attack from hackers controlled by a foreign state.
A Juniper VPN client that shipped with Windows 8.1 is vulnerable to Heartbleed. Microsoft has released a fix through Windows Update.
[UPDATE] A new version of Flash fixes two vulnerabilities in the Windows, Mac and Linux versions. They're not super-high priority.
The company is also increasing the bounties for patches of major open source projects.
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