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YouTube popularity attracting criminals

Enterprises are increasingly using YouTube as their vehicle for hosting internal an external videos. However, researchers at vendor Trend Micro...

October 20th, 2014 Howard Solomon

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Hackers using new Windows vulnerability

Microsoft is rushing out a patch for a newly-discovered zero-day vulnerability which affects all currently  supported versions of  Windows (including...

October 14th, 2014 Howard Solomon

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Microsoft, Cisco look after vulnerabilities

Two major suppliers of IT applications are looking after vulnerabilities they've discovered. Microsoft Corp. will ship several critical patches to...

July 4th, 2014 Howard Solomon

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Microsoft Office update problem reported

One of the benefits of cloud computing is supposed to be that it relieves IT departments from the burden of...

June 16th, 2014 Howard Solomon

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The bleed goes on: new OpenSSL flaws found

Just as the furor over Heartbleed bug seemed to be dying down a bit, and analysts were beginning to issue...

June 8th, 2014 Andrew Brooks

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eBay’s security headaches keep piling up

The story about the massive cyber attack that may have compromised as many as 145 million eBay accounts a few...

May 26th, 2014 Andrew Brooks

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Microsoft to patch IE8 remote code execution bug

When a widely used browser is found to have a bug that hackers could exploit to hijack computers, you expect...

May 26th, 2014 Andrew Brooks

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Microsoft’s ‘Patch Tuesday’ security fixes bypass XP

Microsoft is releasing fixes for eight bugs on Tuesday, May 13, two of them rated “critical,” according to an article...

May 12th, 2014 Andrew Brooks

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Government agencies still vulnerable to Heartbleed

The Heartbleed OpenSSL bug just refuses to die. Now it looks as if the measures many web sites, including some...

May 12th, 2014 Andrew Brooks