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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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Wi-Fi 'protected set-up' not so protected after all

The US-CERT is warning of a security threat in a protocol that's supposed to make it easier to set up a protected Wi-Fi network.

By December 28, 2011

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Adobe Flash security hole being exploited, researchers say

US-CERT warns people to install Adobe Flash Player 9 security patch or risk having malicious software installed on their computers.

By May 28, 2008

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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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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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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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Some Samsung printers vulnerable to hackers

Certain printers made by the company have a hardcoded account that leaves them open to incursions.

By November 28, 2012

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Java flaw draws Web attacks, reports say

A vulnerability in the Java software has the potential to affect a wide swath of computer users, and researchers warn that it's already being exploited "in the wild."

By January 10, 2013