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  1. The safest cloud apps for the enterprise
  2. 1Password 4 for Mac released
  3. FBI busts operator of Silk Road, seizes $3.6M in Bitcoins
  4. Mocana unwraps protection for iOS 7 apps
  5. US demanded access to encryption keys of email provider Lavabit
  6. Bitcoin forum goes offline after hack
  7. Yahoo abandons T-shirt rewards for vulnerability information
  8. Senator vows fierce defense of NSA data collection, surveillance programs
  9. The Internet of Things will change everything
  10. Are workers drowning in a sea of ineffective technology?
  11. Free eBook: Guide to Monitoring Virtualized Environments
  12. Silk Road taken down, owner arrested
  13. Technology eliminates bot-infected traffic from advertising campaigns
  14. Bruce Schneier: The battle for power on the Internet
  15. McAfee solution remediates advanced malware
  16. Aruba Networks releases cloud Wi-Fi solution
  17. US DOJ opposes company requests to publish surveillance statistics
  18. Obamacare related domain registration spike, Government shutdown domain registration beginning, (Wed, Oct 2nd)
  19. CSAM: Misc. DNS Logs, (Wed, Oct 2nd)
  20. IE Vulnerability Update #Japan #Metasploit
  21. ZeroAccess: The Most Profitable Botnet
  22. Silent Circle moves away from NIST cryptographic standards, cites uncertainty
  23. Google adds search by image to Chrome browser
  24. Yahoo concerned that release of redacted FISA papers may mislead
  25. NSA encryption-defeating efforts will backfire, privacy advocates say
  26. More NSA leaks to come, Guardian says
  27. Could the EU cyber security directive cost companies billions?
  28. Innovation, big data and the future of information security
  29. Is wireless the Trojan horse in your network security?
  30. Get a VIP ticket to HITBSecConf and $1337 of travel money
  31. Portable USB drive fixes malware-crippled machines
  32. Get a VIP ticket to HITBSecConf and $1337 od travel money
  33. AlgoSec updates security management suite
  34. Splunk and ForeScout partner on big data and security intelligence
  35. Splunk Enterprise 6 released
  36. Whitepaper: Exploring white box cryptography
  37. Video: Cracking corporate passwords
  38. Connections between personality types and phishing
  39. "microsoft support" calls - now with ransomware, (Wed, Oct 2nd)
  40. SAP seeks an edge from NSA surveillance worries
  41. Public release of IE exploit could spark widespread attacks
  42. Privacy campaigners barred from releasing Facebook's response to complaints
  43. Former Qwest CEO out of prison, blames NSA for troubles
  44. Researchers sinkhole half a million ZeroAccess bots
  45. CSAM! Send us your logs!, (Tue, Oct 1st)
  46. Facebook extends Graph Search to include posts, updates, comments
  47. iOS 7 Adds Multipath TCP, (Tue, Oct 1st)
  48. Twitter DM spam/malware, (Mon, Sep 30th)
  49. Do you have your network perimeter secured against downloading malicious content?, (Sat, Sep 28th)
  50. Tools for reviewing infected websites, (Fri, Sep 27th)
  51. Cigital nets $50M investment from LLR Partners
  52. Security company scours 'Dark Web' for stolen data
  53. Fake AdBlock Plus app removed from Google's Play store
  54. Intel to acquire network security firm Sensory Networks
  55. Shutdown could test IT security at federal agencies
  56. Is that hotspot safe to use? Wi-Fi Alliance wants to help
  57. Symantec seizes part of massive peer-to-peer botnet ZeroAccess
  58. Tech firms push for NSA surveillance transparency bills
  59. Hackers gather in Colombia for Security Zone 2013
  60. MEPs hear US privacy experts, whistleblowers and Snowden statement
  61. Over 50% don't protect their Android devices
  62. Cybercrime service providers arrested in Europe
  63. Whitepaper: Top mobile application security threats
  64. Common data breach handling mistakes
  65. Rapid7 offers free tools and terabytes of its own research
  66. BrowserCheck gets automated daily scanning and Mac support
  67. NSA creates US citizens' profiles by collecting metadata, public and commercial data
  68. Security industry in 'rut,' struggling to keep up with cybercriminals
  69. Forget fingerprints: Your iris is your new identity
  70. Brute-force malware targets email and FTP servers
  71. Privacy: a Core Finnish Value
  72. Latest IE 0-day still unpatched, attacks exploiting it go back three months
  73. 7 sneak attacks used by today's most devious hackers
  74. The motives behind nation state driven cyber attacks
  75. UK to create new cyber defence force
  76. Two youngsters arrested for different DDoS attacks
  77. Average online bank account is accessed by 2.4 unique devices
  78. The impact of false positives on web application security scanners
  79. Guidelines to manage increased IT risk
  80. Average online bank account is accessed by 2.4 unique devices
  81. Set, manage and monitor privileged account security
  82. Protect high-value transactions on iOS and Android
  83. Cyberoam launches next-generation firewall appliances
  84. Free guide: Server-gated cryptography
  85. Week in review: Data broker databases breached, Apple Touch ID hack, and possible solution to click fraud problem
  86. Microsoft received 37,000 end-user data requests in first half of year
  87. Iran accused of hacking into US Navy computers
  88. Rights groups plan anti-NSA surveillance rally in D.C.
  89. France sanctions Google for European privacy law violations
  90. Google finally squashes IM bug
  91. US gov't shutdown could take money from IT workers, contracts
  92. IE zero-day vulnerability exploited more widely than previously thought
  93. Hack of major data brokers weakens bank authentication
  94. Cisco IOS updates fix 10 denial-of-service vulnerabilities
  95. Researchers may have solved the click fraud problem
  96. US intelligence heads speak for FISA preservation
  97. Government IT Leaders Wrestle With Security Risks
  98. NSA admits employees spied on loved ones
  99. Usage-based auto insurance found to pose privacy risks
  100. NSA: Surveillance court says no upper limit on phone records collection
  101. New information-theft malware 'Napolar' is gaining traction, researchers warn
  102. Tor-using Mevade botnet is stealthy new version of old threat
  103. New TDL Dropper Variants Exploit CVE-2013-3660
  104. Legislation aims to end bulk collection of phone records
  105. Challenges faced by top CSOs
  106. Windows 8 Business Checklist
  107. Cloud Security Alliance releases Cloud Controls Matrix 3.0
  108. Users want a seamless experience in public Wi-Fi
  109. Microsoft, Facebook and Mozilla hunt for developers at HackWEEKDAY
  110. Cybercriminals exploit most news within 22 hours
  111. Watchful Software updates its information protection solution
  112. Espionage campaign targeting Asian supply chains uncovered
  113. NSA chief seeks more data from private sector in sharing offer
  114. Egnyte launches 'PRISM protection' file sharing appliance to beat cloud worries
  115. 5 Ways CIOs Need to Prepare for Obamacare
  116. Malicious browser extensions pose a serious threat and defenses are lacking
  117. Suitcase-size device may help save lifes of disaster victims
  118. US government security background checks fumbled by investigators
  119. How do you monitor DNS?, (Thu, Sep 26th)
  120. Amateur hacker behind DDoS attack on China?
  121. New US bill aims to curb NSA collection of phone and other records
  122. 'Viceroi' algorithm improves detection of click fraud
  123. 'Icefog' spying operation targeted Japan, South Korea
  124. Is mobile anti-virus even necessary?
  125. Industry leaders perceive numerous security threats to their data
  126. New TDL dropper variants exploit CVE-2013-3660
  127. Organizations fear their privacy activities are insufficient
  128. Whitepaper: Securing Multiple Domains with SSL
  129. Icefog cyber espionage campaign exposed
  130. Organizations are flying blind as they embrace cloud services
  131. Deploy endpoint encryption technologies with Wave Cloud 2014
  132. CORE Impact Pro 2013 R2 gets enhanced web services capabilities
  133. released Fire OS 3.0 "Mojito"
  134. Big data analytics for security intelligence
  135. Social media, mobile phones top attack targets
  136. Sudan drops off Internet amid internal strife
  137. Google gets kudos for tossing older Chrome plug-in API
  138. Data broker databases breached, stolen info used by ID theft service
  139. Yahoo ID recycling scheme is potential security minefield
  140. Review: 1Password: Manage passwords or die trying
  141. Apple Touch ID hack was easier than expected
  142. Employees keep using personal cloud services to store work documents
  143. Former senators say Congress needs to rein in the NSA
  144. Google yanks sketchy iMessage clone for Android from app store
  145. Indian biometric ID project faces court hurdle
  146. Virginia Tech breach exposes data on 145K job applicants
  147. Java exploits jump, Android malware emerges outside app stores
  148. Reactions from the security community to iOS 7
  149. Most tech executives planning for cyber attacks
  150. Free Wi-Fi, but at what cost?
  151. Budget and job trend data for CISOs
  152. Phishing and malicious attachments on the increase
  153. MEPs raise suspension of EU-US bank data deal
  154. Free eBook: 5 Things You Need to Know About Disaster Recovery Planning
  155. Cancel data sharing deal with US, EU politicians urge
  156. Chrome will block NPAPI plug-ins over stability, security concerns
  157. Dropbox joins bid to publish spy data requests
  158. Attackers sharpen skills: What that really means for CISOs
  159. Survey highlights ignorant IT behavior in the workplace
  160. Twitter fixes Tweet button issue that downloaded a torrent file
  161. Apple is a tempting phishing target for scammers
  162. Unofficial Android iMessage app can steal info and download malware
  163. Major increase in Filecoder malware
  164. Concerns around insider threats escalate
  165. Rootkit detector for OS X
  166. Widespread disregard for corporate cloud policies
  167. Researcher despairs of critical SIM flaws being fixed before attacks happen
  168. Cisco enhances safety and security solutions
  169. A short overview of Android banking malware
  170. Apache Struts security update disables vulnerable feature
  171. How do you spell "PSK"?, (Mon, Sep 23rd)
  172. IE 0-day attack reports push ISC to raise official threat level
  173. Federal cyber security pros lack confidence in FISMA
  174. Encryption is still the best defense, despite NSA code-cracking
  175. Security org raises Internet threat level after seeing expanded IE attacks
  176. Rather than walling off from NSA, Brazil should welcome whistleblowers
  177. LinkedIn denies harvesting user email accounts without permission
  178. German hackers say old technique can bypass Apple's Touch ID
  179. CCC hackers say they cracked Apple's Touch ID
  180. Big data investments continue to rise
  181. Is your status update also a red flag for danger?
  182. Investigating the security of the Firefox OS
  183. Free guide to iOS 7
  184. HP unveils new family of next-generation firewall appliances
  185. Week in review: Undetectable hardware Trojans, Chinese hackers for hire, and latest IE 0-day insight
  186. Sen. Franken seeks data on privacy controls in iPhone 5s fingerprint tech
  187. RSA advises customers to stop using NSA-influenced encryption algorithm
  188. Threat Level Yellow: Protection recommendations regarding Internet Explorer exploits in the wild, (Fri, Sep 20th)
  189. Gang exploits both physical and system security during bank robbery
  190. Apple's iOS 7 patches 80 vulnerabilities
  191. Experts praise Pentagon's march to security standards
  192. PHP updates released 19 SEP 2013 -, (Fri, Sep 20th)
  193. Clever email campaign delivers deadly ransomware to orgs
  194. Belgacom was breached by Britain's GCHQ
  195. Eight arrested over £1.3 million theft from Barclays bank
  196. Websites of energy sector companies compromised in watering hole attack
  197. Tech group asks 21 countries to disclose surveillance requests
  198. US FTC lacks data breach authority, says accused medical lab
  199. Vulnerability in IE Could Allow Remote Code Execution
  200. HP helps government agencies protect information
  201. ENISA report on top cyber threats
  202. Cost of cyber crime study: United States
  203. DeviceLock now prevents data leakage from Macs
  204. Acronis advances secure BYOD with mobilEcho
  205. Another flawed Office update tells users to buy the suite
  206. Hacking courses offer cybercrooks tips on how to hone skills
  207. Healthcare IT Security Is Difficult, But Not Impossible
  208. Critics say federal court got it wrong in defense of NSA activity
  209. Researchers discover ties between TDSS and ZeroAccess rootkit families
  210. iOS 7 Security Prompts
  211. Snowden's role provided 'perfect cover' for NSA data theft
  212. Government Networks Unprepared for Cloud, Big Data Transitions
  213. Hackers exploit critical IE bug; Microsoft promises patch
  214. 7 Biggest IT Compliance Headaches and How CIOs Can Cure Them
  215. New wave of Shylock Trojan targets bank customers
  216. Beware of 419 scam emails delivered via CNNís "Email This" feature
  217. The legal implications of BYOD
  218. Mobile data security remains weak
  219. Latest IE 0-day insight: Background, severity and solutions
  220. Phishers increasingly target brands
  221. Whitepaper: Critical priorities in enterprise security
  222. What keeps IT pros up at night?
  223. CloudSigma launches hybrid hosting with private patching
  224. HP unveils community-sourced threat intelligence platform
  225. More Goodies in the Apple Security Update Basket!, (Wed, Sep 18th)
  226. 10,000+ to compete at world's biggest hacking competition
  227. Apple DDOS? Nope, just the update coming down!, (Wed, Sep 18th)
  228. Rootkit freezes computers' hard disk to respawn itself
  229. Cisco DCNM Update Released, (Wed, Sep 18th)
  230. Apple IOS 7 - Brace for Impact!, (Wed, Sep 18th)
  231. iTunes 11.1 released, fixes CVE-2013-1035 remote code execution vulnerability. (Look for specifics at sometime soon), (Wed, Sep 18th)
  232. Chinese hackers for hire tied to Bit9 and Aurora attacks
  233. Microsoft issued Fix it for actively exploited IE 0-day
  234. LynuxWorks releases a rootkit detection system
  235. Vulnerability in IE Could Allow Remote Code Execution
  236. Security researchers create undetectable hardware trojans
  237. Space storms causing satellite failures that blunt Internet and TVs
  238. China-based hacking group behind hundreds of attacks on U.S. companies
  239. Firefox 24 delivers 17 security updates
  240. Self-healing BIOS security from HP
  241. Kaspersky Lab launches solution for multi-device security
  242. USB "condom" protects from mobile device juice jacking
  243. Software for DIY data recovery, data protection and data destruction
  244. Free guide: The Top 10 Reports for Managing Vulnerabilities
  245. Firefox 24.0 and Thunderbird 24.0 just released, both including security flaws., (Tue, Sep 17th)
  246. Apple releases security advisory to update to OS X Server v2.2.2, more here:, (Tue, Sep 17th)
  247. Microsoft Releases Out-of-Band Advisory for all Versions of Internet Explorer, (Tue, Sep 17th)
  248. 'HoneyDocs' lays irresistible bait for hackers
  249. Netfix plumbs pirate sites before buying TV shows
  250. Mobile Pwn2Own: $300k prize pool awaits successful contestants