Web Browser Security
- February 20, 2015
News roundup: Amid hidden add-ons, discontinued services and walled gardens, vendor trust proves elusive for several high-profile tech firms. Plus: Evidence ties North Korea to Sony Pictures hack; card brands boost cybersecurity; and cookies that ...
- February 20, 2015
Exclusive: VerSprite research on 10 alternative Android browsers has found at least one major security vulnerability in all of them, posing a significant security risk for enterprise Android users.
- February 06, 2015
A new IE vulnerability has led to a proof-of-concept same-origin policy exploit, and some experts say it highlights a technique that may soon become popular among attackers.
- February 02, 2015
Trend Micro discovered a new zero-day bug in Adobe Flash that is being actively exploited in the wild. Adobe promises a patch for the vulnerability this week.
- January 30, 2015
News roundup: YouTube announced it has stopped using Flash by default in favor of HTML5. Is this the long-awaited end for Flash? Plus: Java was the riskiest software in 2014; BEC scam cost $215 last year; NFL data interceptions.
- January 26, 2015
Adobe's latest Flash zero day patch came Saturday, just two days after reports that the vulnerability was being exploited by drive-by-download attacks.
- December 19, 2014
News roundup: As it copes with a devastating, unprecedented cyberattack, Sony Pictures' future as a company could be on the line. Plus: "Operation Cleaver"; labeling HTTP websites "insecure"; and a surge in phishing with malicious links.
- 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.