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An identifer on people's phone creates cookies that can't be deleted, but Verion says you can opt out.
After a six-month break the ZeroAccess botnet resumes click-fraud activity
Some Web applications written in PHP call a vulnerable glibc function, potentially opening the door to attacks.
Google will clarify its policy and redesign its account management pages by June 30
Your computer is no longer the only thing that needs protecting. Malware, phishing, smishing, and all kinds of exploits threaten your mobile devices.
A new study suggests anonymous data sets aren't very anonymous after all
The organization opted for running middle relays, although exit relays would have probably helped the anonymity network more.
Website owners still using 1024-bit SSL certificates should replace them with 2048-bit ones
TrackerSSL is aimed at alerting websites of insecure tracking via Twitter
Whether you just joined Facebook or you're pushing 10K followers on Twitter, here's how to stay safe while using social media.
Lawmakers will push for information-sharing legislation, but some groups want them to address past privacy concerns
The Silk Road online drug marketplace was routinely bedeviled by extortionists
The EC is reportedly working on a plan to implement a Passenger Name Record (PNR) system, although a previous attempt failed
The Communications Security Establishment tracks activity at more than 100 file-sharing sites, according to news reports
A vulnerability in the bundled encrypted messaging app would have allowed attackers to execute malicious code on the device