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.
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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 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.
[UPDATE] A new version of Flash fixes two vulnerabilities in the Windows, Mac and Linux versions. They're not super-high priority.
Critical vulnerabilities in Flash on Windows, Mac and Linux expose users to attack.
The networking giant has fixed a number of vulnerabilities that could allow hackers to remotely execute commands or disrupt critical processes.
The Flash developer is rolling out an emergency update to the world's most popular Web plug-in for two vulnerabilities, that are currently being actively exploited by hackers.
A 'super-user' root-access account has been found in a number of Barracuda security and networking products, which may allow hackers to easily access company networks, albeit if their attacks are launched from a specific set of IP addresses.
U.S. network equipment vendor offering deception-based security system which misleads hackers, such as to dead ends or false information.
Well intended hackers might discover plenty of security vulnerabilities during their travels across the internet, but when businesses sue them or make it hard to pass the information along, it's no wonder that they don't even bother.
Hackers can leverage high speed and data capacity of LTE networks to perpetrate distributed denial-of-service attacks on networks, and also target data on mobile devices.
There is no business case for deploying IPv6 on internal networks, particularly as the protocol is still full of vulnerabilities, German security researcher Marc Heuse has claimed.
Microsoft has outlined the main third-party software through which cross-platform attacks Windows, Mac, and Linux computers: old vulnerabilities in Java, Adobe Flash, Adobe PDF applications, and Microsoft Office.
Google Chrome version 21.0.1180.60 (21.0.1180.57 for Mac and Linux) is out, fixing 15 security vulnerabilities in the search giant's browser. Strictly from a security perspective, you should upgrade as soon as possible.
Several companies already reward 'white hat' hackers who responsibly report flaws in their web services, but Facebook is apparently going a step further with payments to those who find vulnerabilities in their internal systems
Cyberforce specializing in Information Technology (IT) will protect navy's network from hackers, will be posted on navy ships and establishments to carry out IT duties, design and implant secure networks.
Hackers are using vulnerabilities in Oracle Java and Adobe Flash to carry out drive-by attacks on visitors to foreign policy, defence, and humanitarian websites, according to security volunteer organisation the Shadowserver Foundation.Drive-by exploits, in which a user visits a website and then is sent to further sites to upload malware, are being used to target users with defence, foreign policy, and humanitarian interests, the Foundation said.
Security researchers have put out a call to the public to help verify the claim that hackers that are targeting Wi-Fi networks in hotels.
The vulnerabilities, rated "critical," have been fixed for Windows, Macintosh, Linux and Solaris OS users.
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