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Keeping Track of patches and hacks in the IT security world.


Microsoft's First Patch Tuesday of 2014: No Internet Explorer Fixes?

January 12, 2014 8:20 AM
Have we reached an inflection point for Web-browser security? It will be interesting to see as 2014 progresses, how often Microsoft patches Internet Explorer.

Intel Bids McAfee Name Adieu: Does It Matter?

January 07, 2014 10:49 AM
Two years and $7.68 billion later, the Intel Security brand is now set to replace McAfee.

The Truth About the Target Breach: Consumers Aren't Liable

December 19, 2013 4:50 PM
Forty million customers had their credit information stolen thanks to an in-store data breach at Target, but that doesn't mean they'll lose any money.
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Tech Vendors, Cyber-Spying and the Law

December 18, 2013 10:25 AM
Tech vendors came to see President Obama. Apparently, they're not happy with the government's spying activities, and neither is the law.

Pirate Bay Still Alive and on the Move

December 11, 2013 9:50 AM
Piracy on the Internet is alive and well as The Pirate Bay file sharing torrent site continues to avoid extinction.

Do You Need RFID Protection for Your Real Wallet?

November 27, 2013 1:20 PM
Modern technology is potentially enabling a new era of pickpocketing.

Adobe Breach Gives Anonymous Access to Government Sites

November 18, 2013 11:50 AM
The recent Adobe breach was leveraged by attackers to infiltrate the U.S. government, according to a new report. Should we be surprised?

Pinkie Pie and His Google Exploits: The Legend Grows

November 15, 2013 11:40 AM
Metaphors and word play aside, one wonders how one man collected at least $150,000 in under a year and a half for hacking Google technologies.

NSA Muscles In on Google and Yahoo: Should We Be Surprised?

October 31, 2013 11:10 AM
NSA disclosures continue. How much more information does Edward Snowden have left to disclose? How many other ways are there to be exploited?

Is PHP Secure?

October 26, 2013 8:30 AM was hacked and was serving up malware, but that doesn't mean that the open-source PHP language itself is at risk—yet.

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