roundup IE exploit code could boost risk of browser mishaps. Microsoft says teamwork makes for better defenses. Also: Hackers are hungry for profits.
Program targets vulnerability, prompting security firm Secunia to issue "extremely critical" rating. November 4, 2004
The software giant also tells European customers that it is making progress with efforts to limit security attacks against its products. November 4, 2004
Trend Micro report validates concern in security industry that malicious hackers are more interested in money than fame. November 3, 2004
Identity thieves may have obtained information on thousands of Wells Fargo mortgage and student loan customers. November 3, 2004
The Source Code Club hackers are back, selling what they claim are files of Cisco firewall software. November 2, 2004
In 1988, a student unleashed a self-replicating worm that halted thousands of computers--and lit a fire under online security. November 3, 2004
Microsoft rejects claims from security researchers that a spoofing technique discovered on Internet Explorer is a vulnerability. November 2, 2004
Attacks via an Internet Explorer flaw are more common than any other hacking technique, a security firm has found. November 2, 2004
Villains are more likely to get into computer systems by manipulating people, not machines, analyst firm Gartner says.
November 1, 2004