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Who Infected the International Space Station?
Quick Hits  |  8/29/2008  | 
W32.Gammima.AG found on orbiting network, but nobody's saying how it got there
Microsoft Offers Details on Privacy Features in IE8
News  |  8/27/2008  | 
New browser will allow user to better control access to surfing history, cookies
Hack Lets Researchers Silently Eavesdrop on IP Networks
Quick Hits  |  8/27/2008  | 
New twist on an old BGP routing vulnerability could change the face of data theft, researchers say
User Buys Millions of Bank Records (& a PC) on eBay
Quick Hits  |  8/26/2008  | 
Used computer reveals sensitive customer data that should have been wiped clean, eBay buyer says
Best Western Denies Report of Massive Data Breach
News  |  8/25/2008  | 
Scottish newspaper says flaw exposed personal records of 8M hotel chain customers since 2007; Best Western says report is 'grossly unsubstantiated'
Fedora, Red Hat Servers Compromised
Quick Hits  |  8/25/2008  | 
Popular Linux implementation will require changes in signing keys
ID Theft Ringleader Gets Three Days in Jail
Quick Hits  |  8/22/2008  | 
Man convicted of leading Canada's largest identity theft conspiracy is virtually sentenced to time served
Is This the End of the Pre-Recorded Telemarketing Call?
News  |  8/21/2008  | 
New FTC rules redefine consumers' privacy rights
Google, Microsoft, Yahoo & Others Nearing Completion of Online Human Rights Code
News  |  8/20/2008  | 
Document is designed to set IT standards for users' rights to privacy, freedom of speech
Linux Users Speculate Over Fedora Outage
Quick Hits  |  8/20/2008  | 
Could the popular Red Hat Linux implementation have been breached? Fedora's architects aren't telling
Princeton Review Exposes Data on More Than 100,000 Students
News  |  8/19/2008  | 
Website configuration error left data accessible for seven weeks
Attacks Continue on Retail Stores, Restaurants
News  |  8/18/2008  | 
Criminals exploit wireless vulnerabilities, social engineering to collect large volumes of customer data
Spear Phishing Attack Unleashes 1.5M Spam Messages
Quick Hits  |  8/18/2008  | 
New Zealand university is exploited after convincing ruse fools four staffers
'Surf Jacking' Threatens Secure Browser Sessions
Quick Hits  |  8/14/2008  | 
Researcher launches proof of concept to show vulnerability in HTTPS
At Countrywide, One Overlooked PC Led to Loss of 2M Records
News  |  8/13/2008  | 
Insider used the one machine that hadn't been 'fixed' to prevent use of external storage devices
Stolen Wells Fargo Access Codes Threaten 7,000
Quick Hits  |  8/13/2008  | 
Thieves may have used credit reporting system to steal personal data
MIT Presentation on Subway Hack Leaks Out
News  |  8/12/2008  | 
In ironic twist, court documents that argue for suppression of Defcon presentation help distribute data about the hack
Georgian Government, News Sites Under Cyber Attack
News  |  8/12/2008  | 
Attacks attributed to Russia take many key information sources offline
Some AV Tools Detect Less Than Half of Active Malware Attacks
Quick Hits  |  8/11/2008  | 
In test, some popular antivirus packages miss almost two thirds of malware thrown at them
Researchers: There's Gold in Them Thar Hacks
News  |  8/8/2008  | 
Black Hat presentation shows some simple methods hackers have used to get rich or die trying
Fuzzing Nips Static Analysis in 'Iron Chef' Contest
Quick Hits  |  8/8/2008  | 
Both teams find exploits in under an hour at Black Hat contest
Feds: Foreign Attackers 'Knocking on Our Door Every Day'
News  |  8/7/2008  | 
Attacks on US government systems are frequent and serious, top officials say
Kaminsky: DNS Vulnerability Will Affect Email, Internal Systems, Too
News  |  8/6/2008  | 
If you think the now-infamous flaw is limited to browsers and the Web, think again, pioneer researcher says
Black Hat Keynoter: Computer Security Is Impossible
Quick Hits  |  8/6/2008  | 
Contrarian professor says companies put too much stock in computer systems - and security
Feds Arrest Hackers of TJX, Other Retailers in Huge Conspiracy Bust
News  |  8/5/2008  | 
Eleven perpetrators held responsible for online theft and sale of more than 40 million credit and debit cards
Microsoft Revamps Patch Tuesday Warning Process
News  |  8/5/2008  | 
Software giant will share vulnerability data early with third parties, create 'Exploitability Index' for newly found flaws
Apple Puts Kibosh on Two Sessions at Black Hat
Quick Hits  |  8/4/2008  | 
Revelations about vulnerabilities, security practices are disallowed by Apple's legal and PR departments


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