Researchers claim new Windows security weakness 'Redirect to SMB'
Apr 14, 2015 at 11:22 | Source:
Computer security researchers said they have uncovered a new variation on an old weakness in Microsoft Corp's Windows operating system that could theoretically allow hackers to steal login credentials from hundreds of millions of PCs.The vulnerabilit...
Chinese hackers target Southeast Asia, India, researchers say
Apr 13, 2015 at 10:28 | Source:
Hackers, most likely from China, have been spying on governments and businesses in Southeast Asia and India uninterrupted for a decade, researchers at internet security company FireEye Inc said.In a report, FireEye said the cyber espionage operations...
French network's channels hacked by group claiming Islamic State ties
Apr 09, 2015 at 12:53 | Source:
A French television network has been hacked by people claiming allegiance to the Islamic State group.The hackers briefly cut transmission of 11 channels belonging to TV5 Monde and took over its websites and social media accounts. The channel's direct...
French TV network TV5Monde hit by pro-Islamic State hackers
Apr 09, 2015 at 08:36 | Source:
Paris: French television network TV5Monde hassaid it had been hacked by individuals claiming to belong tothe Islamic State group, bringing television broadcasts to ahalt and taking over its websites and Facebook page."We are no longer able to br...
Cyber IPO pipeline grows as data breaches boost security spending
Mar 23, 2015 at 10:54 | Source:
Rapid7, LogRhythm and Mimecast are joining a growing list of cybersecurity firms planning to go public in 2015 to capitalize on investor interest following a spate of hacker attacks, according to people familiar with the matter.Shares of publicly tra...
Developed with Samsung and IBM, BlackBerry unveils security-focused tablet
Mar 16, 2015 at 10:32 | Source:
BlackBerry Ltd. unveiled a new high-security tablet on Saturday as part of its continuing efforts to expand its base with business and government customers.The new device, developed with Samsung Electronics Co. and International Business Machines Cor...
Jeb Bush used personal email to discuss security issues - Wash Post
Mar 15, 2015 at 09:31 | Source:
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Likely 2016 Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush used his personal email while governor of Florida to discuss troop deployments, nuclear plant protection and other such matters, the Washington Post reported on Saturday.Th...
Cyber attack hits Madison, Wisconsin, after police shooting of teen
Mar 11, 2015 at 00:31 | Source:
REUTERS - Cyber attackers have compromised computer systems at the Madison, Wisconsin, Police Department in retaliation for the police shooting death of a 19-year-old unarmed black man in the Wisconsin capital city, a police spokesman said Tuesday.Th...