Customers of Telstra will be able to request the same metadata that law-enforcement agencies are able to access, the telco has said.
Microsoft issued an advisory that its Schannel implementation of SSL is vulnerable to FREAK downgrade attacks.
Radware, a provider of application delivery DDoS attack protection solutions, this week unveiled its latest attack mitigation platform designed to help carriers and cloud providers protect against high volume DDoS attacks.
EFF, ACLU, Amnesty International, Human Rights Watch and others are calling on the U.N. to create a special privacy watchdog.
Mozilla wants to improve the process of revoking intermediate certificates and it plans on doing so with a new feature that will be introduced in Firefox 37.
The new mechanism is called OneCRL and it relies on a centralized list of revoked certificates that is pushed to the Web browser.
OpenDNS went public with a new analytics tool that can be used to detect malicious domains used in APT and cybercrime campaigns.
OpenDNS has unveiled NLPRank, a new model that can be used to detect both opportunistic phishing campaigns and advanced persistent threats (APTs) by identifying certain patterns in DNS traffic.
Did she do anything wrong? Were federal record-keeping laws broken? Was security compromised? Email expert and presidential scholar David Gewirtz deconstructs Hillary Clinton's emailgate.
The media creates mythology. David Gewirtz looks at how the AP created a new, completely false Hillary Clinton myth about a fake identity, how it's sticking, and where it all went wrong.
The Mandarin Oriental luxury hotel chain is investigating a data breach that affects credit cards used in an “isolated number” of its hotels in the United States and Europe. Company officials said that the attack involved “undetectable” malware on some of its systems and emphasized that only credit card data, and no other personal information, […]
From the time the first commercials aired during the American pro football championship game last month, CSI: Cyber has been one of the more talked-about and least-anticipated shows in recent memory. At least in tech circles. For normal viewers, it’s one of those shows that you wake up in the middle of at 10:27 after […]
For years, Oracle has tormented Windows users by bundling adware with its Java installer for Windows PCs. With the most recent update of Java for the Mac, Oracle has begun including the same adware as part of a default installation, using the same deceptive techniques.