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The site briefly drew a large amount of traffic with a bogus news story about the Charlie Hebdo tragedy
For the first time in recent history, Microsoft has issued no security bug fixes for Internet Explorer.
Malicious DLLs will be executed if stored in the same directory as media files opened with the affected programs, researchers said.
The president calls on Congress to pass cybersecurity legislation he first proposed in 2011
The site hosts malware that masquerades as a Flash Player installer, security researchers found
The president is expected to announce the measure Tuesday
Travel agencies and websites offer a rich sampling of personal data plus easy ways to cash out
Having access to people's communications is vital for combating terrorism, David Cameron says
The White House will push Congress to pass new laws addressing data privacy and ID theft, the president says.
The accounts for the U.S. Central Command were compromised Monday, the unit acknowledged
The FBI has taken a more active role in the NSA's Prism program since 2008, according to an internal report
Data retention is under fire in many EU states
Google published a bug it found in Windows 8.1 before Microsoft could patch it. But Microsoft is crying foul, saying a fix is in the works and Google knew it.