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  1. BYOD vulnerability remediation from iScan Online
  2. October Patch Tuesday Preview (CVE-2013-3893 patch coming!), (Thu, Oct 3rd)
  3. CSAM: Web Honeypot Logs, (Thu, Oct 3rd)
  4. EU government telco provider was subjected to major attack
  5. Lawmaker: Snowden may have had help with leaks
  6. The safest cloud apps for the enterprise
  7. 1Password 4 for Mac released
  8. FBI busts operator of Silk Road, seizes $3.6M in Bitcoins
  9. Mocana unwraps protection for iOS 7 apps
  10. US demanded access to encryption keys of email provider Lavabit
  11. Bitcoin forum goes offline after hack
  12. Yahoo abandons T-shirt rewards for vulnerability information
  13. Senator vows fierce defense of NSA data collection, surveillance programs
  14. The Internet of Things will change everything
  15. Are workers drowning in a sea of ineffective technology?
  16. Free eBook: Guide to Monitoring Virtualized Environments
  17. Silk Road taken down, owner arrested
  18. Technology eliminates bot-infected traffic from advertising campaigns
  19. Bruce Schneier: The battle for power on the Internet
  20. McAfee solution remediates advanced malware
  21. Aruba Networks releases cloud Wi-Fi solution
  22. US DOJ opposes company requests to publish surveillance statistics
  23. Obamacare related domain registration spike, Government shutdown domain registration beginning, (Wed, Oct 2nd)
  24. CSAM: Misc. DNS Logs, (Wed, Oct 2nd)
  25. IE Vulnerability Update #Japan #Metasploit
  26. ZeroAccess: The Most Profitable Botnet
  27. Silent Circle moves away from NIST cryptographic standards, cites uncertainty
  28. Google adds search by image to Chrome browser
  29. Yahoo concerned that release of redacted FISA papers may mislead
  30. NSA encryption-defeating efforts will backfire, privacy advocates say
  31. More NSA leaks to come, Guardian says
  32. Could the EU cyber security directive cost companies billions?
  33. Innovation, big data and the future of information security
  34. Is wireless the Trojan horse in your network security?
  35. Get a VIP ticket to HITBSecConf and $1337 of travel money
  36. Portable USB drive fixes malware-crippled machines
  37. Get a VIP ticket to HITBSecConf and $1337 od travel money
  38. AlgoSec updates security management suite
  39. Splunk and ForeScout partner on big data and security intelligence
  40. Splunk Enterprise 6 released
  41. Whitepaper: Exploring white box cryptography
  42. Video: Cracking corporate passwords
  43. Connections between personality types and phishing
  44. "microsoft support" calls - now with ransomware, (Wed, Oct 2nd)
  45. SAP seeks an edge from NSA surveillance worries
  46. Public release of IE exploit could spark widespread attacks
  47. Privacy campaigners barred from releasing Facebook's response to complaints
  48. Former Qwest CEO out of prison, blames NSA for troubles
  49. Researchers sinkhole half a million ZeroAccess bots
  50. CSAM! Send us your logs!, (Tue, Oct 1st)
  51. Facebook extends Graph Search to include posts, updates, comments
  52. iOS 7 Adds Multipath TCP, (Tue, Oct 1st)
  53. Twitter DM spam/malware, (Mon, Sep 30th)
  54. Do you have your network perimeter secured against downloading malicious content?, (Sat, Sep 28th)
  55. Tools for reviewing infected websites, (Fri, Sep 27th)
  56. Cigital nets $50M investment from LLR Partners
  57. Security company scours 'Dark Web' for stolen data
  58. Fake AdBlock Plus app removed from Google's Play store
  59. Intel to acquire network security firm Sensory Networks
  60. Shutdown could test IT security at federal agencies
  61. Is that hotspot safe to use? Wi-Fi Alliance wants to help
  62. Symantec seizes part of massive peer-to-peer botnet ZeroAccess
  63. Tech firms push for NSA surveillance transparency bills
  64. Hackers gather in Colombia for Security Zone 2013
  65. MEPs hear US privacy experts, whistleblowers and Snowden statement
  66. Over 50% don't protect their Android devices
  67. Cybercrime service providers arrested in Europe
  68. Whitepaper: Top mobile application security threats
  69. Common data breach handling mistakes
  70. Rapid7 offers free tools and terabytes of its own research
  71. BrowserCheck gets automated daily scanning and Mac support
  72. NSA creates US citizens' profiles by collecting metadata, public and commercial data
  73. Security industry in 'rut,' struggling to keep up with cybercriminals
  74. Forget fingerprints: Your iris is your new identity
  75. Brute-force malware targets email and FTP servers
  76. Privacy: a Core Finnish Value
  77. Latest IE 0-day still unpatched, attacks exploiting it go back three months
  78. 7 sneak attacks used by today's most devious hackers
  79. The motives behind nation state driven cyber attacks
  80. UK to create new cyber defence force
  81. Two youngsters arrested for different DDoS attacks
  82. Average online bank account is accessed by 2.4 unique devices
  83. The impact of false positives on web application security scanners
  84. Guidelines to manage increased IT risk
  85. Average online bank account is accessed by 2.4 unique devices
  86. Set, manage and monitor privileged account security
  87. Protect high-value transactions on iOS and Android
  88. Cyberoam launches next-generation firewall appliances
  89. Free guide: Server-gated cryptography
  90. Week in review: Data broker databases breached, Apple Touch ID hack, and possible solution to click fraud problem
  91. Microsoft received 37,000 end-user data requests in first half of year
  92. Iran accused of hacking into US Navy computers
  93. Rights groups plan anti-NSA surveillance rally in D.C.
  94. France sanctions Google for European privacy law violations
  95. Google finally squashes IM bug
  96. US gov't shutdown could take money from IT workers, contracts
  97. IE zero-day vulnerability exploited more widely than previously thought
  98. Hack of major data brokers weakens bank authentication
  99. Cisco IOS updates fix 10 denial-of-service vulnerabilities
  100. Researchers may have solved the click fraud problem
  101. US intelligence heads speak for FISA preservation
  102. Government IT Leaders Wrestle With Security Risks
  103. NSA admits employees spied on loved ones
  104. Usage-based auto insurance found to pose privacy risks
  105. NSA: Surveillance court says no upper limit on phone records collection
  106. New information-theft malware 'Napolar' is gaining traction, researchers warn
  107. Tor-using Mevade botnet is stealthy new version of old threat
  108. New TDL Dropper Variants Exploit CVE-2013-3660
  109. Legislation aims to end bulk collection of phone records
  110. Challenges faced by top CSOs
  111. Windows 8 Business Checklist
  112. Cloud Security Alliance releases Cloud Controls Matrix 3.0
  113. Users want a seamless experience in public Wi-Fi
  114. Microsoft, Facebook and Mozilla hunt for developers at HackWEEKDAY
  115. Cybercriminals exploit most news within 22 hours
  116. Watchful Software updates its information protection solution
  117. Espionage campaign targeting Asian supply chains uncovered
  118. NSA chief seeks more data from private sector in sharing offer
  119. Egnyte launches 'PRISM protection' file sharing appliance to beat cloud worries
  120. 5 Ways CIOs Need to Prepare for Obamacare
  121. Malicious browser extensions pose a serious threat and defenses are lacking
  122. Suitcase-size device may help save lifes of disaster victims
  123. US government security background checks fumbled by investigators
  124. How do you monitor DNS?, (Thu, Sep 26th)
  125. Amateur hacker behind DDoS attack on China?
  126. New US bill aims to curb NSA collection of phone and other records
  127. 'Viceroi' algorithm improves detection of click fraud
  128. 'Icefog' spying operation targeted Japan, South Korea
  129. Is mobile anti-virus even necessary?
  130. Industry leaders perceive numerous security threats to their data
  131. New TDL dropper variants exploit CVE-2013-3660
  132. Organizations fear their privacy activities are insufficient
  133. Whitepaper: Securing Multiple Domains with SSL
  134. Icefog cyber espionage campaign exposed
  135. Organizations are flying blind as they embrace cloud services
  136. Deploy endpoint encryption technologies with Wave Cloud 2014
  137. CORE Impact Pro 2013 R2 gets enhanced web services capabilities
  138. released Fire OS 3.0 "Mojito"
  139. Big data analytics for security intelligence
  140. Social media, mobile phones top attack targets
  141. Sudan drops off Internet amid internal strife
  142. Google gets kudos for tossing older Chrome plug-in API
  143. Data broker databases breached, stolen info used by ID theft service
  144. Yahoo ID recycling scheme is potential security minefield
  145. Review: 1Password: Manage passwords or die trying
  146. Apple Touch ID hack was easier than expected
  147. Employees keep using personal cloud services to store work documents
  148. Former senators say Congress needs to rein in the NSA
  149. Google yanks sketchy iMessage clone for Android from app store
  150. Indian biometric ID project faces court hurdle
  151. Virginia Tech breach exposes data on 145K job applicants
  152. Java exploits jump, Android malware emerges outside app stores
  153. Reactions from the security community to iOS 7
  154. Most tech executives planning for cyber attacks
  155. Free Wi-Fi, but at what cost?
  156. Budget and job trend data for CISOs
  157. Phishing and malicious attachments on the increase
  158. MEPs raise suspension of EU-US bank data deal
  159. Free eBook: 5 Things You Need to Know About Disaster Recovery Planning
  160. Cancel data sharing deal with US, EU politicians urge
  161. Chrome will block NPAPI plug-ins over stability, security concerns
  162. Dropbox joins bid to publish spy data requests
  163. Attackers sharpen skills: What that really means for CISOs
  164. Survey highlights ignorant IT behavior in the workplace
  165. Twitter fixes Tweet button issue that downloaded a torrent file
  166. Apple is a tempting phishing target for scammers
  167. Unofficial Android iMessage app can steal info and download malware
  168. Major increase in Filecoder malware
  169. Concerns around insider threats escalate
  170. Rootkit detector for OS X
  171. Widespread disregard for corporate cloud policies
  172. Researcher despairs of critical SIM flaws being fixed before attacks happen
  173. Cisco enhances safety and security solutions
  174. A short overview of Android banking malware
  175. Apache Struts security update disables vulnerable feature
  176. How do you spell "PSK"?, (Mon, Sep 23rd)
  177. IE 0-day attack reports push ISC to raise official threat level
  178. Federal cyber security pros lack confidence in FISMA
  179. Encryption is still the best defense, despite NSA code-cracking
  180. Security org raises Internet threat level after seeing expanded IE attacks
  181. Rather than walling off from NSA, Brazil should welcome whistleblowers
  182. LinkedIn denies harvesting user email accounts without permission
  183. German hackers say old technique can bypass Apple's Touch ID
  184. CCC hackers say they cracked Apple's Touch ID
  185. Big data investments continue to rise
  186. Is your status update also a red flag for danger?
  187. Investigating the security of the Firefox OS
  188. Free guide to iOS 7
  189. HP unveils new family of next-generation firewall appliances
  190. Week in review: Undetectable hardware Trojans, Chinese hackers for hire, and latest IE 0-day insight
  191. Sen. Franken seeks data on privacy controls in iPhone 5s fingerprint tech
  192. RSA advises customers to stop using NSA-influenced encryption algorithm
  193. Threat Level Yellow: Protection recommendations regarding Internet Explorer exploits in the wild, (Fri, Sep 20th)
  194. Gang exploits both physical and system security during bank robbery
  195. Apple's iOS 7 patches 80 vulnerabilities
  196. Experts praise Pentagon's march to security standards
  197. PHP updates released 19 SEP 2013 -, (Fri, Sep 20th)
  198. Clever email campaign delivers deadly ransomware to orgs
  199. Belgacom was breached by Britain's GCHQ
  200. Eight arrested over £1.3 million theft from Barclays bank
  201. Websites of energy sector companies compromised in watering hole attack
  202. Tech group asks 21 countries to disclose surveillance requests
  203. US FTC lacks data breach authority, says accused medical lab
  204. Vulnerability in IE Could Allow Remote Code Execution
  205. HP helps government agencies protect information
  206. ENISA report on top cyber threats
  207. Cost of cyber crime study: United States
  208. DeviceLock now prevents data leakage from Macs
  209. Acronis advances secure BYOD with mobilEcho
  210. Another flawed Office update tells users to buy the suite
  211. Hacking courses offer cybercrooks tips on how to hone skills
  212. Healthcare IT Security Is Difficult, But Not Impossible
  213. Critics say federal court got it wrong in defense of NSA activity
  214. Researchers discover ties between TDSS and ZeroAccess rootkit families
  215. iOS 7 Security Prompts
  216. Snowden's role provided 'perfect cover' for NSA data theft
  217. Government Networks Unprepared for Cloud, Big Data Transitions
  218. Hackers exploit critical IE bug; Microsoft promises patch
  219. 7 Biggest IT Compliance Headaches and How CIOs Can Cure Them
  220. New wave of Shylock Trojan targets bank customers
  221. Beware of 419 scam emails delivered via CNNís "Email This" feature
  222. The legal implications of BYOD
  223. Mobile data security remains weak
  224. Latest IE 0-day insight: Background, severity and solutions
  225. Phishers increasingly target brands
  226. Whitepaper: Critical priorities in enterprise security
  227. What keeps IT pros up at night?
  228. CloudSigma launches hybrid hosting with private patching
  229. HP unveils community-sourced threat intelligence platform
  230. More Goodies in the Apple Security Update Basket!, (Wed, Sep 18th)
  231. 10,000+ to compete at world's biggest hacking competition
  232. Apple DDOS? Nope, just the update coming down!, (Wed, Sep 18th)
  233. Rootkit freezes computers' hard disk to respawn itself
  234. Cisco DCNM Update Released, (Wed, Sep 18th)
  235. Apple IOS 7 - Brace for Impact!, (Wed, Sep 18th)
  236. iTunes 11.1 released, fixes CVE-2013-1035 remote code execution vulnerability. (Look for specifics at sometime soon), (Wed, Sep 18th)
  237. Chinese hackers for hire tied to Bit9 and Aurora attacks
  238. Microsoft issued Fix it for actively exploited IE 0-day
  239. LynuxWorks releases a rootkit detection system
  240. Vulnerability in IE Could Allow Remote Code Execution
  241. Security researchers create undetectable hardware trojans
  242. Space storms causing satellite failures that blunt Internet and TVs
  243. China-based hacking group behind hundreds of attacks on U.S. companies
  244. Firefox 24 delivers 17 security updates
  245. Self-healing BIOS security from HP
  246. Kaspersky Lab launches solution for multi-device security
  247. USB "condom" protects from mobile device juice jacking
  248. Software for DIY data recovery, data protection and data destruction
  249. Free guide: The Top 10 Reports for Managing Vulnerabilities
  250. Firefox 24.0 and Thunderbird 24.0 just released, both including security flaws., (Tue, Sep 17th)