Don't-Miss Security Stories
HP will start integrating privacy filters in laptop and tablet screens this year.
The year's most significant attacks highlight how hackers are changing tactics -- and how IT security must evolve in the year ahead
Smart TVs are opening a new window of attack for cybercriminals, as their security defenses often lag far behind those of smartphones and desktop computers.
A new law passed by China's Parliament on Sunday requires technology companies to assist the government in decrypting content, a provision that the country maintains is modeled after Western law.
You know you've "made it" when you attract attention from malware distributors.
Hyatt Hotels has asked customers to review their payment card account statements closely after it detected malware on the computers that run payment-processing systems at locations it manages.
If you receive an email from your boss asking you to transfer some funds to an external account, you might want to think twice.
Many payment terminals in Germany - and in other countries too -- were designed without following best security principles, making them vulnerable to attacks that could result in mass fraud against both customers and merchants.
Juniper was using a known flawed random number generator as the foundation for cryptographic operations in NetScreen's ScreenOS and the safeguards it put in place were ineffective.
The proposed law would weaken the security for millions of law-abiding citizens, the company says.
Microsoft cracks down on ad injection and other “man-in-the-middle” techniques in Windows.
An experiment by a cybersecurity research center shows attackers are trying to find Juniper firewalls that haven't been patched to remove unauthorized spying code.
Cisco Systems has launched an internal code review following Juniper's disclosure last week of unauthorized spying code found in its enterprise firewall products.
Google is considering banning certificates signed with the SHA-1 hashing function in Google Chrome starting Jul. 1.
The administrative access issue only affects ScreenOS 6.3.0r17 through 6.3.0r20, while the VPN decryption issue affects ScreenOS 6.2.0r15 through 6.2.0r18 and 6.3.0r12 through 6.3.0r20.