Don't-Miss Security software Stories
Kaspersky's new PURE 3.0 Total security package includes a number of improvements, plus a few new features.
On Thursday, Avast released version 8 of its antivirus software line, which includes major user-interface changes and new and improved features for both free and paid users.
Researchers discovered a loophole in Google's authentication system that allowed them to bypass the company's 2-step login verification by abusing the unique passwords used for individual applications.
Ditching Java and keeping your browser up-to-date can't protect against bad guys gunning for smart thermostats, smart TVs, and cybernetic implants.
Many Kaspersky customers were unable to access any websites on their computers Monday, due to a faulty antivirus update.
HP TippingPoint, the long-time organizer of the annual Pwn2Own hacking contest, has revamped the challenge for the second year running and will offer cash awards exceeding half a million dollars, more than five times the amount paid out last year.
Another previously unpublicized flaw in Java threatens the security of millions of PCs that may still have the application running on it.
Adobe released security patches for its ColdFusion application server on Tuesday, addressing four critical vulnerabilities that have been actively exploited by attackers since the beginning of January.
DefenseCode said it discovered the firmware flaw and reported it to Cisco 'months ago.'
For a change here's good news for BlackBerry maker Research in Motion. Monitoring-software vendor SpectorSoft today announced its first software support for BlackBerry in the enterprise.
This piece of malware has been stealing data from diplomatic, government, and scientific research computer networks for more than five years.
Recurring security flaws result in a succession of threats and patches, and it may be too late to fix the existing code, a security expert suggests. Oracle has lost control of code for programming language and should simply rewrite it from scratch, he says.