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Passwords are out, but what's coming in? Google is the first major Internet company to support device-based authentication through the new FIDO Alliance's open standard.
The Fiesta exploit kit bundles an exploit for the CVE-2014-0569 vulnerability in Flash Player, researchers found
Europe is set to choose a new data protection supervisor after much delay
An engineer who's studied the new OS criticized its privacy settings
A success for Apple Pay could push others in the mobile NFC payment market to up their game
Yahoo has also been facing a similar attack in China, according to security researchers concerned that the government was eavesdropping.
Infecting NAS devices with malware can be very valuable for attackers, a researcher said
Dropbox was quick to remove the bogus login page, Symantec said
A top Chinese official said the country does not tolerate hacking
Kickstarter alleges that the Anonabox project's creator misled contributors, thus breaking the crowdfunding service's rules.
The move could push retailers and banks to better secure their own cards and systems
The vulnerability allows creating links to legitimate sites that trigger malicious file downloads when clicked
The attack could be used to distribute malware through applications that appear harmless, researchers said