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Hackers breach Healthcare.gov, but no personal data stolen

Hackers infiltrated the US government's healthcare portal, but did not steal any data uploaded by customers.

By September 4, 2014

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Internet Explorer exploit release could trigger a surge in attacks

While Microsoft has yet to issue a permanent patch for a known exploit, the code could become widely available to cybercriminals after being integrated into an open-source testing tool.

By October 1, 2013

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Top Wi-Fi routers easy to hack, says study

The most popular home wireless routers are easily hacked and there's little you can do to stop it, says a new study by research firm Independent Security Evaluators.

By April 17, 2013

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UPnP networking flaw puts millions of PCs at risk

Security researchers say that the danger stems from widely used technology found in routers and other standard networking equipment.

By January 29, 2013

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New Internet Explorer weakness already exploited in attacks

Researchers say a previously unknown hole in IE has already been used to deliver a trojan in real-world attacks.

By September 17, 2012

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Microsoft offers advice to deal with IE security bug

With no fix available yet, Microsoft has a few words of wisdom for users who don't want to be bit by the newly-discovered bug.

By September 18, 2012

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How the pros thwart computer spies with James Bond tricks

Whether they're jamming crushed Altoids mints into screw holes or prepping themselves to swallow Micro SD cards, some travelers are now going to extreme lengths to defend against foreign snoops.

By September 4, 2012

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LinkedIn: We see no security breach... so far

The company's initial investigation hasn't yet turned up any breach of security in its systems related to the reported hacking of millions of user passwords. Which could be worrying in itself.

By June 6, 2012

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Flame virus could attack other nations

The International Telecommunications Union is set to warn nations about the threat of the virus that has already hit Iran and parts of the Middle East.

By May 30, 2012

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Microsoft issues critical patch for Windows 7, Vista users

Microsoft issues light Patch Tuesday, with just one critical patch.

By July 12, 2011