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Content tagged with Black Hat posted in July 2011
Legacy Support Leaves Chip-And-PIN Vulnerable, Researcher Says
News  |  7/31/2011  | 
Black Hat talk will show that security and backwards compatibility are at odds in popular authentication technology
Peer Pressure Drives Many To Acquire Security Certifications
News  |  7/26/2011  | 
New survey reveals how security pros really feel about the value -- or lack thereof -- of certs
Product Watch: Norman Introduces 'Hybrid Sandboxing' Malware Analysis
News  |  7/26/2011  | 
Malware Analyzer G2 combines emulation, virtualization in one environment
'War Texting' Attack Hacks Car Alarm System
News  |  7/25/2011  | 
Researcher will demonstrate at Black Hat USA next week how 'horrifyingly' easy it is to disarm a car alarm system and control other GSM and cell-connected devices
Embedded Web Servers Exposing Organizations To Attack
News  |  7/21/2011  | 
Black Hat USA speaker's experimental Internet scan turns up multitude of unsecured copiers, scanners, VoIP systems, storage devices
Researchers Prepare Google Hacking Tools For Black Hat -- Hot Diggity!
News  |  7/20/2011  | 
Family of search tools will help security teams and pen testers find searchable flaws before bad guys, Stach & Liu researchers say
Many Android Apps Are Leaking Private Information, Researcher Says
News  |  7/19/2011  | 
In study of 10,000 Android apps, Dasient finds more than 800 might be compromising data
Black Hat USA 2011: Complete Coverage
News  |  7/19/2011  | 
A round-up of articles leading up to and live coverage from Black Hat USA 2011, July 30 to Aug. 4, Las Vegas
More Windows Kernel Vulnerabilities May Yet Emerge, Researcher Says
News  |  7/19/2011  | 
After issuing dozens of patches this year, Microsoft could still have more work to do, Black Hat speaker warns


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