Adobe confirms PDF zero-day threat

Adobe confirms PDF zero-day threat

Adobe Systems Inc. has acknowledged that all versions of its popular PDF software, including editions for Windows, the Mac and...

April 30th, 2009 Gregg Keizer

Mac hacker IDs possible iPhone bug

Mac hacker IDs possible iPhone bug

Famed Mac hacker Charlie Miller has found another possible security vulnerability in Apple's iPhone. Miller, a principal security analyst at...

April 15th, 2009 Jeremy Kirk

No patch for Excel zero-day flaw next week

No patch for Excel zero-day flaw next week

Microsoft Corp. Thursday said it will deliver three security updates on Tuesday, one of them marked "critical," but will not...

March 4th, 2009 Gregg Keizer

Top 3 enterprise risk management trends

Top 3 enterprise risk management trends

In this new global reality of companies rushing to exploit the opportunities of service-oriented architectures (SOAs), clouds and other distributed...

January 1st, 2009 Kris Lovejoy

Microsoft issues SQL attack warning

Microsoft issues SQL attack warning

Just days after patching a critical flaw in its Internet Explorer browser, Microsoft is now warning users of a serious...

December 23rd, 2008 Robert McMillan

Chrome ‘carpet bomb’ bug patched by Google

Chrome ‘carpet bomb’ bug patched by Google

Google has patched its Chrome browser to block a months-old bug that can be used to trick people into downloading...

October 21st, 2008 Gregg Keizer

Security admins make risk management pitch

Security admins make risk management pitch

Managing IT security in the face of your enterprise’s political and economic pressures can be a daunting task – but...

October 7th, 2008 Rafael Ruffolo

Legal flap over Defcon talk exposes divide on security flaws

Legal flap over Defcon talk exposes divide on security flaws

A court order put a stop to a planned presentation at the Defcon hackers convention by three MIT students who...

August 17th, 2008 Jaikumar Vijayan

How to block intruders

How to block intruders

In simpler times, simpler security tools were enough – stick a firewall at the edge of the network and relax....

May 8th, 2008 Grant Buckler