Let's face it. Software has holes. And hackers love to exploit them. New vulnerabilities appear almost daily. If you have software - we all do - you need to keep tabs on the latest vulnerabilities.
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Julian Assange (remember him from WikiLeaks?) wants out of the Ecuador embassy and no one cares. It looks like IBM's hardware sale to Lenovo is going through. Plus lots more worldwide government IT news.
File-encrypting ransomware keeps rolling in with a new gang that appears to be beta-testing its product.
Dropbox's Mailbox is also making waves as the mobile mail sorter moves to Mac.
The Linux Foundation is strengthening the walls around the Linux kernel's source code Git repositories.
Some commentators have questioned if anything has changed, diplomatically and legally, in WikiLeaks' founder Julian Assange's case. Here's what could happen next.
Learn how to create a security culture within your organization for an added layer of IT protection.
The benefits are large and the privacy concerns are phony. Police should have cameras on them and the more cameras in public places, the better.
The NSW government plans to create a new identity management solution to remove the complexities related to user account administration and password management for its agencies.
The broad definition of a 'network' in new national security legislation could give Australia's top spy agency access to just about every computer on the internet, according to legal experts.
Community Health Systems, a US chain of more than 200 hospitals, said patient information such as names, addresses and social security numbers were stolen in the attack.
Your home router is vulnerable to attacks as soon as you take it out of the box. Here are six things you can do to secure your network.
Itus Networks is building a router that has the Snort IPS built in. Why isn't everyone doing this?
They could be hack proof - or much less hackable - if security were built into them instead of bolted on. Here's an example of what that means.
Australians should be informed that the website they're trying to reach has been blocked by the government, according to talking points from the Department of Communications.
The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade has listed its first request for tender under the five-year international communications network (ICN) program.