The only effective defense is to 'build security in' from the ground up, critics say in response to DoD, DHS comments
Apache, Yahoo overriding tracking settings -- off by default -- in Microsoft's new Internet Explorer browser
Security vendors Sophos and Kaspersky Lab both warn of scam emails using the names of well-established companies to try to lure victims to malware sites. The scheme is obvious, or ought to be—the bad guys figure that if they use a trusted name, victims will trust the link.
Given statements from U.S. officials that the nation is facing a "digital Pearl Harbor," this sounds like the impossible dream come true -- the cyber version of a Star Wars force field.
Malware-embedded images are the greatest threat on all search engines
Barrett Brown threatens to 'shoot and kill' government agents, but former attorney says the threats aren't serious.
The loose-knit group claimed a few breaches that weren't its work, but don't discount the hacktivist group's skill and power, a security expert warns.
Articles by Taylor Armerding