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US-CERT uncovers JavaScript security vulnerability in Safari

The United States Computer Emergency Readiness Team (US-CERT) has found a security hole in Safari, with which a hacker could run arbitrary code at the privilege level of the current user account if the victim visits a malicious Web page.

By May 11, 2010

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US-CERT warns about free BlackBerry spyware app

Creator of PhoneSnoop program that can be used to eavesdrop on BlackBerry calls releases a new program to help protect users from stealth spyware apps.

By October 27, 2009

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US-CERT warns of SAP vulnerability

A "highly critical," unspecified hole in the graphical user interface client for the German company's ERP software can cause IE to crash in an exploitable manner, advisories warn.

By November 11, 2008

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​Internet's security bug tracker faces its 'Y2K' moment

From critical exploits to the tiniest bug, many security holes receive a tracking number through the US government. The system is being revamped to handle the ever-growing number of bugs, but the cure could create problems of its own.

By September 16, 2014

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Stop using Microsoft's IE browser until bug is fixed, US and UK warn

In rare move that highlights severity of security hole in popular Internet Explorer, US Computer Emergency Readiness Team and UK counterpart say some IE users may want to "consider employing an alternate browser" till flaw is patched.

By April 28, 2014

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Belkin WeMo smart home networks in danger of hacks

Researchers warn that more than 500,000 home automation devices have vulnerabilities that would allow attackers to remotely take control of thermostats, lighting, sprinkler systems, and more.

By February 18, 2014

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Record-breaking DDoS attack in Europe hits 400Gbps

A distributed-denial-of-service attack peaked some 33 percent higher than last year's Spamhaus attack, the previous DDoS record-holder.

By February 11, 2014

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Plane crashes, woman dies, survivor films and takes selfie

A month after a small plane crash in Hawaii, a surviving passenger shows GoPro footage and even a selfie taken during the ordeal.

By January 10, 2014

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Patents show Samsung smart watch with a flexible screen

Samsung's much-rumoured smart watch could have a flexible screen, according to patents.

By August 4, 2013

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Samsung Galaxy Note 3 could come in three sizes, leak hints

We could be in for a 5.5-, 5.7 and 6-inch Galaxy Note 3, according to a database that tracks imports and exports.

By July 27, 2013