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imperva

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Hackers vow 'hellfire' in latest major data leak

Team GhostShell says it published one million records, allegedly from banks, government agencies, consulting firms and others -- and claims there's more to come.

By August 28, 2012

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CAPTCHA systems easy to foil, security firm finds

Imperva study finds CAPTCHAs, designed to keep spambots off Web sites, can easily be broken by humans and can turn people away if they are difficult or annoying to complete.

By June 18, 2012

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Anonymous tricked people into joining Web site attacks

Clicking on innocent-looking links prompted computers running JavaScript to join distributed denial-of-service attacks on Web sites targeted for attack.

By January 20, 2012

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Hackers threaten to release Symantec source code Tuesday

Code is thought to have been stolen from servers run by the Indian military, but the company says the code is from 2006 and is no threat to users of the current antivirus product.

By January 16, 2012

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That stolen Symantec source code? It's for older enterprise products

Antivirus vendor says the hacked source code was for the outdated Symantec Endpoint Protection 11.0 and Symantec Antivirus 10.2. Rest easy, Norton consumers--for now, anyway.

By January 6, 2012

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Web apps attacked every two minutes, study finds

Web-based applications, on average, are hit by 27 attacks per hour, or roughly one attack every two minutes, according to data from security firm Imperva.

By July 26, 2011

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Scammers exploit bin Laden news in search, Facebook

Within hours of the news that Osama bin Laden had been killed, malware was found on sites optimized to show up on Web searches related to the event and in scams on Facebook.

By May 2, 2011

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Facebook, Twitter boot WikiLeaks supporters after Visa attack

Group that shut down MasterCard.com and PayPal forces Visa offline with a denial-of-service attack as part of its Operation Payback campaign.

By December 8, 2010

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New DoS attack uses Web servers as zombies

Imperva says Web server-based botnet offers more attack power than PC-based botnets.

By May 12, 2010

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Oracle buys database firewall provider

The enterprise software giant acquires Secerno, a company that offers firewall security for both Oracle and non-Oracle databases.

By May 20, 2010