WordPress is a common vector of attack because many fail to install the blogging platform’s latest patches.
A Windows vulnerability that Microsoft patched back in April continues to be used in targeted attacks against political, industrial and defense organizations.
The spam outbreak that last month flooded the inboxes of Dropbox customers has been traced back to a hacked employee account.
A researcher investigated Java exploits, and drew on one well-know example, to explain how one of the most common classes of attack spreads.
One of the world’s largest spam botnets, responsible for as much as a third of all unwanted mail sent as recently as last week, is finally offline, according to security firm FireEye.
Better coordination, actionable information, and risk awareness are needed to protect the country’s critical infrastructure, especially the power grid, according a congressional watchdog report.
The latest version of Mozilla’s popular Firefox browser has expanded its security features.