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Nomx, the “most secure” email service, can be easily hacked, say...

Nomx says it ensures "absolute security," but extensive testing shows otherwise.

Network management vulnerability exposes cable modems to hacking

Hundreds of thousands of internet gateway devices around the world, primarily residential cable modems, are vulnerable to hacking because of a serious weakness in their Simple Network Management Protocol implementation.SNMP is used for automated network device identification, monitoring and remote configuration.
It is supported and enabled by default in many devices, including servers, printers, networking hubs, switches and routers.[ 18 surprising tips for security pros. | Discover how to secure your systems with InfoWorld's Security Report newsletter. ]Independent researchers Ezequiel Fernandez and Bertin Bervis recently found a way to bypass SNMP authentication on 78 models of cable modems that ISPs from around the world have provided to their customers.To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here

Google tightens noose on HTTP: Chrome to stick ‘Not secure’ on...

In October, Google will begin phase two of its plan to label all HTTP pages as non-secure.

Annual Verizon security report says sloppiness causes most data breaches

Security threats are constantly evolving, but as Verizon's latest DBIR (Data Breach Investigations Report) shows, the more things change in information security, the more they stay the same.More than half (51 percent) of the data breaches analyzed i...

OWASP Top 10 Update: Is It Helping to Create More Secure...

What has not been updated in the new Top 10 list is almost more significant than what has.

Punching holes in nomx, the world’s “most secure” communications protocol

Extraordinary claims require extraordinary proof, and nomx implodes under scrutiny.

Super-secure Pi-stuffed nomx email server box given a good probing

Researcher claims it's riddled with flaws.
Vendor denies it Security researchers claim to have uncovered a variety of serious security holes in a heavily touted secure email server technology. Nomx, the firm behind the device, strongly disputes the claims and has challenged researchers to a hacking challenge, involving the creation of an email account on a designated remotely hosted nomx device.…

IGEL Adds Support for Industry-Leading VDI Protocols to IGEL IZ Series...

As the only vendor to integrate the VMware® Blast Extreme Protocol on zero client hardware, IGEL is improving the flexibility and manageability of modern end-user computing environments READING, UK.

April 27, 2017 – IGEL, a world leader in endpoint management software for the secure enterprise, today announced that it has enhanced the IGEL OS™, adding support for the VMware Horizon 4.4 client to its IGEL Zero™ client IZ2 and IZ3 series hardware. With this announcement,... Source: RealWire

Microsoft App Aims to Delete the Password

Microsoft has officially launched its Authenticator app designed to simplify and secure user logins, raising questions about the future of password-free authentication.

Old Windows Server machines can still fend off hacks. Here’s how

If you're running a Windows Server 2003 machine, you have a problem. Your already-vulnerable computer is now at severe risk of being hacked.That's due to the internet release earlier this month of a batch of updates that paint a bulls-eye on computers running Windows Server 2003, according to security researchers.[ 18 surprising tips for security pros. | Discover how to secure your systems with InfoWorld's Security Report newsletter. ]“I can teach my mom how to use some of these exploits,” said Jake Williams, founder of Rendition Infosec, a security provider. “They are not very complicated at all.”To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here

VU#219739: Portrait Displays SDK applications are vulnerable to arbitrary code execution...

Applications developed using the Portrait Display SDK,versions 2.30 through 2.34,default to insecure configurations which allow arbitrary code execution.