ACLU urges gov't to establish bug bounty programs, disclosure policies

In a letter, ACLU encouraged the government to follow in the footsteps of some tech companies that have introduced "security researcher-friendly policies."

Vulnerability in Cordova Android platform allows for app behavior modification

A vulnerability in the Android platform of Cordova could allow attackers to modify apps' behavior by clicking a URL.

Music streaming service Gaana offline after hacker exposes user database flaw

The website for the Indian streaming service was still down as of Thursday afternoon EST, but Gaana says that the vulnerability is patched.

Researchers track subway riders using smartphone malware

The technique is accelerometer-based and requires a malicious application to be introduced on the target's smartphone.

FEATURED: Government

iOS text message bug a nuisance, could have broader security implications

An iOS 8 bug in the Messages app causes iPhones to crash and reboot after receiving a specific string of Arabic characters.

SC Congress Toronto Speakers Blog

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CorreLog SIEM Correlation Server v5.5.0

The CorreLog SIEM Correlation Server is a flexible solution to strengthening security on a network.

Check Point Software Technologies 1180 Next Generation Threat Prevention Appliance

Check Point Software 1180 Next Generation Threat Prevention Appliance (NGTP) is a unified threat management (UTM) firewall, router, gateway and wireless access point.

AlienVault Unified Security Management USM

The AlienVault Unified Security Management platform is one of the most unique products we have ever had the pleasure of reviewing.

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