An unpatched plug-in could be leaving WordPress site owners and their neighbors at risk of exploitation.
The sale is the latest move by the networking vendor, which is streamlining its operations and focusing on high-growth areas.
Just 21 percent of more than 1,100 IT security practitioners said their organizations have fully implemented BYOD policies, processes and infrastructure, according to a Vectra survey.
A Canadian court denies bail to a man accused by the U.S. Department of Justice of hacking into defense contractor Boeing's network.
The new release of the commercially supported open-source Web server locks down SSL security.
It's no secret that organizations worldwide face an ever-growing assortment of IT security threats—whether from outside the companies, like phishing incidents and malware attacks, or internal breaches resulting from bring-your-own-device (BYOD) initiatives or failure to follow security protocols. The United States, the United Kingdom and the German-speaking countries in Europe are experiencing an alarming number of security breaches and exhibit a diverse range of exposures, according to an IDG survey of 1,600 senior IT security and technology purchase decision-makers. The health care and financial sectors seem to be particularly susceptible to many security worries, although the report revealed that the manufacturing and education sectors are also struggling to protect themselves. The study suggests that IT professionals are still discerning where to apply tools and control integration capabilities, and the report noted interoperability could better advance prevention, diagnosis and remediation capabilities—areas with greater perceived security management challenges. eWEEK examines key data points from the study.
A security researcher claims that Apple is collecting a lot of personal data without user knowledge. Apple denies these allegations.
Researchers aim to prove a point "that no software is infallible" by finding bugs in a privacy Linux distribution favored by Edward Snowden.
The 5000 Series is comprised of a new chassis, the FortiGate 5144C, controller networking blades (5903C/5913C) and security blades.
Law enforcement authorities come together in a joint effort to nab suspects in the breach of more than 1,600 customer accounts.
Controversy once again lands at a Black Hat security conference, as a talk on Tor has been pulled from this year's Black Hat USA event.
The Electronic Frontier Foundation creates a project to make a network of open, but secure, wireless routers that allow home users and businesses to share a portion of their bandwidth with anyone.
Goodwill might be the latest organization to be hit by a payment card breach.
Italian regulators have told Google that it must get into compliance with their rules about data privacy or face fines of up to $1.35 million.
NEWS ANALYSIS: The Wall Street Journal and MSNBC were victims of hackers. The attacks show insecurity on major media platforms that can potentially be fixed.