Despite all of the attention it has received in the media, government hacking ranks low as a concern for security professionals according to a new survey from AppRiver.
A flaw similar to Apple's 'goto fail' bug leaves many Linux variants vulnerable to man-in-the-middle attacks.
The flaws can be exploited to gain unauthorized access or cause denial-of-service conditions.
The technology could be the answer to prevent further breaches of credit-card information.
Java's prevalence on devices and lax defenses make it a favorite target of malware developers.
The flaws allowed hackers to overdraw accounts on the two websites without being detected.
The retailer announces the resignation after data breaches affecting up to 110 million people.
'We at Flexcoin have not lost anything," the site said last week. That changed rather dramatically earlier two days ago.
The F-Secure H2 2013 Threat Report also cites government surveillance and Android malware as growing threats.
Attackers have used a variety of techniques to exploit known vulnerabilities in router models from different manufacturers.