The schools earned NSA's Centers for Academic Excellence designation for their cyber offerings.
The company sold its Junos Pulse products for $250 million to Siris Capital, a private equity firm.
In total, Firefox 31 brings 11 patches for several flaws affecting the web browser.
Android/Simplocker ransomware now encrypts archive files, asks to be installed as a Device Administrator, and delivers an English-language ransom message.
The Wall Street Journal confirmed on Tuesday that an outside party exploited a vulnerability and hacked into its new graphics systems.
Researchers at Websense say visitors to Metro.us are sent to websites hosting the Rig Exploit Kit, used in the past to distribute CryptoWall.
A McAfee study found that searches pertaining to Superman exposed users to the most infected websites.
Black Hat organizers say legal counsel for the Software Engineering Institute and Carnegie Mellon University nixed the session.
The ruling comes nearly three years after a computer theft occurred at the organization.
Indictments unsealed in the Northern District of Georgia on Monday charge members of three separate Android app piracy groups.