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The Android service that processes multimedia files has been the source of several vulnerabilities recently, including a new one that could give rogue applications access to sensitive permissions.
A New York man pleaded guilty Monday to one federal spam-related charge for selling access to a botnet of Facebook accounts on a now-shuttered cybercriminal forum.
Gaming and hosting companies have been hit with a new kind of DDoS attack that could snowball without preventive steps, Level 3 Communications warned on Monday.
Attackers could launch crippling attacks by reflecting the traffic through millions of computers running BitTorrent programs
The exploit he developed yields root access
Sick of having that one ad follow you around the Internet for weeks? A new tool in pre-beta builds of Firefox could help block browser tracking across sites.
A Reuters article quoted anonymous sources saying Kaspersky tagged benign files as dangerous, possibly harming users.
Attackers could obtain credentials used to manage Google for Work accounts
Google has sent the patch to its partners and will fix its Nexus line of devices
Compromised administrative credentials were used to flash malicious boot firmware on Cisco IOS devices
Mobile Devices Ingenierie says an update will require that security rules are applied to deployed dongles
The flaws could give attackers access to encrypted information
Companies encrypting customer data should weigh the benefits to cybersecurity against needs of law enforcement, officials say
It's a better option for high-security environments, one analyst says
While cyber security is increasingly important, researchers show how little of it we actually have.