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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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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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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

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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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Luxembourg CIRC develops LaunchAgent monitoring tool for OS X

Following my recent outlining of a procedure for monitoring LaunchAgents, the Luxembourg CIRC created an easy-to-use setup utility that handles the procedure for you.

By April 20, 2012

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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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HTC patching Wi-Fi password leak on several smartphones

Certain HTC smartphones may expose Wi-Fi passwords due to a bug. The company is addressing the problem through a regular update and a manual patch.

By February 2, 2012

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Tools published that exploit router flaw

Researchers have independently developed and made available two tools that exploit the recently discovered flaw in a protocol used to set up secure wireless routers.

By December 30, 2011