Weekend news review: September 1-5

FBI, Apple investigate celebrity photo hacking incident

FBI, Apple investigate celebrity photo hacking incident

Reports surfaced that iCloud vulnerabilities may have allowed hackers to obtain personal photos, including nude images, of over 100 celebrities. <a style="color: #FFFFFF" href="http://bit.ly/1vXA7T0" target="_blank">Read more</a>
Home Depot investigates possible payment card breach

Home Depot investigates possible payment card breach

Home Depot said on Tuesday that it is working with its banking partners and law enforcement to investigate a possible data breach. <a style="color: #FFFFFF" href="http://bit.ly/1qmFQOO" target="_blank">Read more</a>
'KorBanker' steals SMS messages, takes authentication codes in the process

'KorBanker' steals SMS messages, takes authentication codes in the process

Android devices in Korea have primarily been impacted by the malware. <a style="color: #FFFFFF" href="http://bit.ly/1uDfdoj" target="_blank">Read more</a>
Firefox 32 includes public key pinning, fixes critical vulnerabilities

Firefox 32 includes public key pinning, fixes critical vulnerabilities

Mozilla enabled public key pinning support in Firefox 32 primarily as a way to defend against man-in-the-middle attacks. <a style="color: #FFFFFF" href="http://bit.ly/1qtZgkV" target="_blank">Read more</a>
Goodwill announces breach, more than 800K payment cards compromised

Goodwill announces breach, more than 800K payment cards compromised

Goodwill confirmed that payment card data was accessed following a malware attack on a third-party vendor used in about 10 percent of its stores. <a style="color: #FFFFFF" href="http://bit.ly/1vU45qX" target="_blank">Read more</a>
DDoS attacks rally Linux servers

DDoS attacks rally Linux servers

A significant string of distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) campaigns during the second quarter of 2014 were driven by Linux web servers. <a style="color: #FFFFFF" href="http://bit.ly/1uCUNfp" target="_blank">Read more</a>
Microsoft plans four patches, one critical, for Patch Tuesday

Microsoft plans four patches, one critical, for Patch Tuesday

The sole critical patch this month will address remote code execution issues in Internet Explorer. <a style="color: #FFFFFF" href="http://bit.ly/1uoUeGO" target="_blank">Read more</a>
Microsoft plans four patches, one critical, for Patch Tuesday

Microsoft plans four patches, one critical, for Patch Tuesday

The sole critical patch this month will address remote code execution issues in Internet Explorer. <a style="color: #FFFFFF" href="http://bit.ly/1uoUeGO" target="_blank">Read more</a>

A celebrity nude photo scandal dominated the news this week. Apple denies that a vulnerability in its iCloud system let attackers steal the photos. Two major retailers might have suffered breaches this week: Home Depot and Goodwill. For a closer look at these articles, click here to visit our news section.

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