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Malware That Targets Both Microsoft, Apple Operating Systems Found

A new strain of malware is designed to spread malware on either Mac OS X or Microsoft Windows, depending on where it’s opened.

How to fix 5 Windows 10 headaches

Microsoft Windows 10 has gone a long way towards fixing the problems that were endemic with earlier versions of Windows—notably Windows 8.But it’s still...

VM Escape Earns Hackers $105K at Pwn2Own

Hackers pulled off a VM escape and took down Adobe Flash, Microsoft Windows and Edge, Apple Safari and macOS, and Mozilla Firefox at Pwn2Own...

Discover the power of Bash on Windows

Microsoft Windows may be the dominant player on the desktop, but the rapidly increasing open source software market—especially for admin and dev tools—clearly favors...

After NSA hacking exposé, CIA staffers asked where Equation Group went...

Two days after researchers exposed a National Security Agency-tied hacking group that operated in secret for more than a decade, CIA hackers convened an online...

How Security Products are Tested – Part 1

The demand for tests appeared almost simultaneously with the development of the first antivirus programs – in the mid-to-late 1990s.Demand created supply: test labs...

VU#867968: Microsoft Windows SMB Tree Connect Response denial of service vulnerability

Vulnerability Note VU#867968 Microsoft Windows SMB Tree Connect Response denial of service vulnerability Original Release date: 02 Feb 2017 | Last revised: 17 Mar...

Google Go-powered object storage server offers open source AWS alternative

There’s a new object storage server that has been introduced as an open source alternative to Amazon S3 and other API-compatible services.Minio, written in Go and...

Pwn2Own 2017 Expands Attack Surface Beyond the Web Browser

10th anniversary edition of Pwn2Own hacking contest offers over $1M in prize money to security researchers across a long list of targets including Virtual...

Microsoft Patch Tuesday Bulletin Warns of Critical Flaw

Microsoft warned of one critical Adobe Flash Player bug and three additional vulnerabilities rated as important, as part of its regular Patch Tuesday update.The...

MS17-004 – Important: Security Update for Local Security Authority Subsystem Service...

Security Update for Local Security Authority Subsystem Service (3216771)Published: January 10, 2017Version: 1.0A denial of service vulnerability exists in the way the Local Security...