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Hacks all the time. Engineers recently found Yahoo systems remained compromised

Some five months after Yahoo disclosed a security breach that exposed sensitive data for 500 million accounts, some of its systems remained compromised, according...

Breaking The Weakest Link Of The Strongest Chain

Around July last year, more than a 100 Israeli servicemen were hit by a cunning threat actor.The attack compromised their devices and exfiltrated data...

New ASLR-busting JavaScript is about to make drive-by exploits much nastier

(credit: xxdigipxx) For a decade, every major operating system has relied on a technique known as address space layout randomization to provide a...

ASLR-security-busting JavaScript hack demo’d by university boffins

Amster-damn, that's a hell of a vulnerability to make browser bug exploitation easier Researchers in Europe have developed a way to exploit a common...

Now sites can fingerprint you online even when you use multiple...

Enlarge / System architecture of a cross-browser tracking system. (credit: Cao et al.) Researchers have recently developed the first reliable technique for websites...

A look into the Russian-speaking ransomware ecosystem

It is no secret that encryption ransomware is one of the key malware problems today, for both consumers and corporate users. While analyzing the...

Google whacked $20m over Chrome malware patent

Actual residents of Texas Eastern District prevail Google has been ordered to pay $20m damages after its Chrome browser was found to have infringed...

Google to cough up $20m after Chrome rips off anti-malware patents

Actual residents of Texas Eastern District prevail Google has been ordered to pay $20m damages after its Chrome browser was found to have infringed...

Apple’s iCloud saved deleted browser records, security company finds

Apple’s iCloud appears to have been holding on to users’ deleted internet browsing histories, including records over a year old.Moscow-based forensics firm Elcomsoft noticed...

John Wick Ch. 2: The righteous violence we so desperately need...

Enlarge / Don't ever mess with John Wick's dog. Did you see and like the first John Wick film from 2014? If...

Explained: Apple iCloud kept ‘deleted’ browser histories for over a year

Cupertino giant quickly purged supposedly dead files when word got out Apple appears to have fixed a flaw in iCloud that retained a copy...

PHP vs. Node.js: An epic battle for developer mind share

It’s a classic Hollywood plot: the battle between two old friends who went separate ways. Often the friction begins when one pal sparks an...