Online trust-building organization AOTA (Authentication and Online Trust Alliance) changed its name to the Online Trust Alliance (OTA) on Tuesday. The organization said that its action should help it in its “mission to enhance trust, confidence and the protection of businesses and consumers” online. The group plans further international expansion and will release a list of recommended best practices for online behavior and email authentication at next month's RSA Conference in San Francisco. — CAM
Qualcomm on Tuesday disclosed nearly two dozen security vulnerabilities in its chipsets, including the company’s flagship suite of SnapDragon processor chips and affecting products that range from cars to powerline communications.
Open source software utilization has been scaled back by nearly 40% of industry professionals due to security concerns, with more than 50% reducing open source usage following the emergence of the widespread Log4j vulnerability, The Register reports.
New security vulnerabilities have been added by Keksec threat group, also known as Kek Security, FreakOut, and Necro, to its Enemybot Linux-based botnet to attack web servers, content management systems, and Android devices, reports The Hacker News.
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