Nearly all Japanese pension system files kept unprotected pre-breach

An investigation into the compromising of Japan's national pension system found that 99 percent of the accessed files were without any sort of password protection.

Study: Only 27 percent of flaws found in gov't applications fixed

Security firm Veracode released its "State of Software Security" report, breaking down trends by industry verticals.

Hacking Team hacked; leaked documents confirm sale of software to Sudan and Ethiopia

An unknown number of hackers accessed, downloaded and posted at least 400 GB-worth of documents from Hacking Team, a company often seen as aiding in human rights violations.

Oracle PeopleSoft attack could enable big data breaches

ERPScan has identified 549 Oracle PeopleSoft systems that are accessible via the internet, and observed that 231 of those systems are vulnerable to a critical attack.

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Harvard University announces network intrusion, possible data exposure

On June 19, an intrusion was discovered on the Faculty of Arts and Sciences and Central Administration information technology networks.

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BitDefender Gravity Zone

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Virtual system security, specifically for Hyper-V environments.

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