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Stolen FTP Credentials Offered for Sale: Major Firms at Risk
News  |  2/27/2008  | 
Nearly 9,000 stolen FTP server admin credentials offered with an automated crimeware kit, Finjan says
Agencies Fall Short on Protecting User Data
News  |  2/25/2008  | 
Government Accountability Office says many agencies still haven't met guidelines
'Gecko' Penetrates Building Access Systems
News  |  2/22/2008  | 
Black Hat researcher builds device that lets intruders steal and clone legitimate credentials from biometric and contactless card-based systems
At Del Monte, New Apps Open a Can of Worms for Remote Access
News  |  2/22/2008  | 
Package of Cisco products helps food giant resolve security conundrum
'Live' VMs at Risk While in Transit
News  |  2/21/2008  | 
Black Hat researcher demonstrates how an attacker could gain control of a hypervisor when a VM is moved from one machine to another
Canadian Police Bust Huge Botnet Ring
News  |  2/21/2008  | 
Botnet enslaved a million PCs in 100 countries, authorities say
Black Hat Researcher Hacks Credit Cards
News  |  2/20/2008  | 
Newly released tool grabs credit card account ID data off magnetic strips, RFID chips
Feds Wrestle With Security Threats
News  |  2/20/2008  | 
In Black Hat DC keynote, current and former government officials discuss emerging Internet threats
Harvard Site Hacked, Posted to BitTorrent
News  |  2/19/2008  | 
Site is brought down, sensitive data posted on Web
Ten Myths About Identity Fraud
News  |  2/12/2008  | 
Think ID fraud is running amok over the Internet? Are online credit card thieves your worst fear? Here's a dose of reality that may change your mind
Identity Management Ready to Skyrocket
News  |  2/8/2008  | 
Identity and access management market to hit $12.3B by 2014, new report says
Antivirus Inventor: Security Departments Are Wasting Their Time
News  |  2/6/2008  | 
About a third of current security practices are useless, according to ICSA chief scientist and Verizon exec
New Authentication Scheme Combats Keyloggers, Shoulder-Hacking
News  |  2/5/2008  | 
Carnegie Mellon University researchers' prototype keeps attackers in the dark during authentication
FBI Eyes Multi-Billion Dollar Biometrics Database
Quick Hits  |  2/5/2008  | 
Palm prints, iris scans, and facial-recognition data concerns privacy advocates
Too Much Access
News  |  2/4/2008  | 
New study shows that most companies still haven't solved the access governance problem - and their data may be at risk
Remote Workers Still Living Dangerously, Cisco Study Says
News  |  2/4/2008  | 
False sense of security leads many users to break company policies
Email Authentication Reaches 'Tipping Point'
News  |  2/1/2008  | 
Authentication and Online Trust Alliance report says 55 percent of emails are authenticated


Small Business Security: 5 Tips on How and Where to Start
Mike Puglia, Chief Strategy Officer at Kaseya,  2/13/2020
Architectural Analysis IDs 78 Specific Risks in Machine-Learning Systems
Jai Vijayan, Contributing Writer,  2/13/2020
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Multiple cross-site request forgery (CSRF) and cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in Axous 1.1.1 and earlier allow remote attackers to hijack the authentication of administrators for requests that (1) add an administrator account via an addnew action to admin/administrators_add.php; or (2) c...
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Multiple stack-based buffer overflows in the __dn_expand function in network/dn_expand.c in musl libc 1.1x before 1.1.2 and 0.9.13 through 1.0.3 allow remote attackers to (1) have unspecified impact via an invalid name length in a DNS response or (2) cause a denial of service (crash) via an invalid ...