Web Browser Security
- October 31, 2014
News roundup: Verizon gave its mobile users an early Halloween trick: a cookie that cannot be erased, despite a number of privacy concerns. Also: compromising an air-gapped computer over the air; an alleged government-funded hack against a CBS ...
- August 18, 2014
Silverlight security issues will demand more attention as attackers increasingly target the plug-in, leaving users vulnerable to various exploits.
- June 04, 2014
Despite a torrent of recent Internet Explorer zero-days, experts cautioned that the flaws aren't a true gauge of the browser's security.
- May 21, 2014
Though notified of the IE zero day months ago, Microsoft failed to address the vulnerability before it was made public.
- May 21, 2014
As attackers increasingly target e-commerce websites, vulnerable applications and third-party plug-ins represent an easy avenue of exploitation.
- May 01, 2014
Microsoft's out-of-band patch for the 'use-after-free' IE zero day offered a fix for Windows XP, which is now being actively targeted.
- April 02, 2014
The Safari security update addresses a number of remotely exploitable vulnerabilities and includes a fix for a hack from the Pwn2Own competition.
- March 21, 2014
Researchers have warned of numerous HealthCare.gov security issues. Michael Cobb reviews the website security lessons learned for enterprises.
- March 18, 2014
Researchers at the 2014 Pwn2Own contest bypassed application sandboxing repeatedly, proving even the most secure applications can be vulnerable.
- February 14, 2014
FireEye first reported that the zero-day exploit affecting IE 9 and 10 is part of a watering hole attack utilizing the U.S. VFW's website.