The House of Representatives passed the Protecting Cyber Networks Act, a bill designed to allow more fluid sharing of cybersecurity threat data between corporations and government agencies.
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Security researchers with Fox-IT in the Netherlands have found a way to detect Quantum Insert attacks.
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In this World of Warcraft-style game, hacking the game is the game.
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In response to reports last week that passenger Wi-Fi networks make some planes vulnerable to hacking, the FBI and TSA have issued an alert to airlines advising them to be on the lookout for evidence of tampering or network intrusions. The FBI and TSA note that they currently have no information to support claims that […]
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The tweet that got a hacker banned from a flight has evoked a heated debate on the Cold War between security researchers and the industries whose faults they expose.
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A darknet marketplace called TheRealDeal Market has emerged, focusing on brokering hackers’ zero-day attack methods.
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New jets have Wi-Fi passenger networks that use the same network as the avionics systems of the planes.
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A new tool dodges censorship by converting text-based messages into automated game commands. Zerg rush!
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If you work in IT security, you’ve got one minute and 20 seconds to save your company from being hacked.
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The chip generates a one-time transaction code on in-store purchases that, combined with a customer’s PIN, makes stolen data less useful to card thieves.
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