Experts worry over Oracle’s security track record

Experts worry over Oracle’s security track record

Security experts are expressing doubt over Oracle Corp.’s ability to keep users of its software safe from attacks as the...

February 13th, 2013

IT admins, users warned against Whitehole exploit kit

IT admins, users warned against Whitehole exploit kit

Security technicians at antivirus firm Trend Micro are warning IT security administrators and users to be on the lookout for...

February 8th, 2013

‘Redesign’ needed to fix Java

‘Redesign’ needed to fix Java

Oracle Corp. should adopt a more stringent development process akin to that of Microsoft Corp. in order to deal with patch...

January 22nd, 2013

Java patch problems remain says researchers

Java patch problems remain says researchers

An emergency security update to Java 7 has failed to patch two new vulnerabilities which allow attackers to execute arbitrary...

January 21st, 2013

Major companies team on vulnerability rating system

Major companies team on vulnerability rating system

Leading IT companies including Cisco Systems Inc., Microsoft Corp. and Symantec Corp. are promoting a rating system that will standardize...

February 20th, 2005 Paul Roberts

Cisco warns of new hacking toolkit

Cisco warns of new hacking toolkit

Cisco Systems Inc. during the weekend warned customers about the public release of computer code that exploits multiple security vulnerabilities...

March 28th, 2004 Paul Roberts

Cisco releases new security products, features

Cisco releases new security products, features

Cisco Systems Inc. during the weekend warned customers about the public release of computer code that exploits multiple security vulnerabilities...

March 8th, 2004 Paul Roberts

Likelihood of ‘cyberterror’ unclear

Likelihood of ‘cyberterror’ unclear

The majority of U.S. IT professionals responsible for security issues feel it is likely companies will get hit with one...

July 28th, 2002 Rebecca Reid