White Hat Hackers Fight For Legal Reform
Security researchers petition to update digital intellectual property and copyright protection laws that limit their work in finding and revealing security bugs.
How To Become A CISO, Part 1
Think you're ready for the top job? Here's part 1 of a series to help you land that prime chief information security officer position.
'Silent' Fix For Windows USB Bug?
Researchers say a newly patched Microsoft USB flaw in older versions of Windows had at some time previously been fixed in newer versions of the OS.
'POODLE' Attacks, Kills Off SSL 3.0
A newly discovered design flaw in an older version of SSL encryption protocol could be used for man-in-the-middle attacks -- leading some browser vendors to remove SSL 3.0 for good.
CMS Plug-Ins Put Sites At Risk
Content management systems are increasingly in attackers' crosshairs, with plug-ins, extensions, and themes broadening the attack surfaces for these platforms.
In AppSec, ‘Fast’ Is Everything
The world has shifted. The SAST and DAST tools that were invented over a decade ago are no longer viable approaches to application security.
Yahoo Server Hack: Shellshocked Or Not?
Yahoo goes on the record to state that an attack over the weekend was not related to Shellshock, but an independent researcher insists the Bash bug is rearing its head on Yahoo infrastructure.