Mozilla Persona allows users to verify their ownership of one or more email addresses and then use those addresses to authenticate on websites.
Infrastructure and tools used by hackers originate from network infrastructure in China, security firm Symantec says
Most security breaches can be blamed on known but unpatched vulnerabilities, according to Kaspersky Lab.
Microsoft alert says all supported versions of Internet Explorer contain a zero day vulnerability that is being actively targeted online, and 70 percent of Windows business users are impacted
Microsoft yesterday acknowledged yet another problem with its Sept. 10 updates, confirming that one of those fixes broke Office 2010 Starter Edition by changing the file associations of already-created documents.
Fix-It update to combat zero-day attacks targeting flaws in Internet Explorer.
Microsoft issued 13 bulletins—4 for them critical—that cover 47 vulnerabilities found across Internet Explorer, Outlook, SharePoint, Office and the Windows kernel.
Microsoft's Patch Tuesday for September is sizeable with a total of 14 fixes, including one critically important set for all versions of the Internet Explorer browser.
IBM has started to require visitors of the IBM Fix Central website to provide a serial number in order to download a patch or update.
This is the second month in a row that Microsoft has withdrawn a patch because it could cause problems for the system it was designed to repair.