LinuxSecurity.com
Share your story
The central voice for Linux and Open Source security news
Home News Topics Advisories HOWTOs Features Newsletters About Register

Welcome!
Sign up!
EnGarde Community
Login
Polls
What is the most important Linux security technology?
 
Advisories
Community
Linux Events
Linux User Groups
Link to Us
Security Center
Book Reviews
Security Dictionary
Security Tips
SELinux
White Papers
Featured Blogs
All About Linux
DanWalsh LiveJournal
Securitydistro
Latest Newsletters
Linux Advisory Watch: December 12th, 2014
Linux Security Week: December 9th, 2014
Subscribe
LinuxSecurity Newsletters
E-mail:
Choose Lists:
About our Newsletters
RSS Feeds
Get the LinuxSecurity news you want faster with RSS
Powered By

  
Latest News
We have thousands of posts on a wide variety of open source and security topics, conveniently organized for searching or just browsing.



Hacker Reportedly Delivers an Open-Source Kinect Driver  08 November 2010 
Source: Huliq - Posted by Anthony Pell   
Only a few days after the Kinect motion-sensing gaming add-on for the Xbox 360 went on sale, it may have been hacked. At the urging (with a $2,000 bounty) of Adafruit Industries, a hacker appears to have delivered an open-source driver for Kinect, already.
 
WellPoint Sued For Delay In Disclosing Security Breach  04 November 2010 
Source: Dark Reading - Posted by Alex   
The Indiana Attorney General's office today filed a lawsuit against WellPoint Inc. claiming the health insurance provider did not notify its customers or the Attorney General's office in a timely manner following a data breach earlier this year affecting more than 32,000 customers.
 
Researchers To Demonstrate New Attack That Exploits HTTP  02 November 2010 
Source: Dark Reading - Posted by Anthony Pell   
A flaw in the HTTP protocol leaves the door open for attackers to wage a new form of distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attack that floods Web servers with very slow HTTP "POST" traffic. Researchers next week at the OWASP 2010 Application Security Conference will demonstrate the new attack, showing how online gaming could be used as a way to recruit bots in an "agentless" botnet
 
Google Enhances Android Mobile Device Security  29 October 2010 
Source: Enterprise Mobile Today - Posted by Anthony Pell   
Google today made it easier for mobile IT administrators to securely manage Android 2.2 (Froyo) devices from within Google Apps.
 
Mozilla issues Firefox & Thunderbird security updates  28 October 2010 
Source: H Security - Posted by Alex   
Just one week after the previous updates were released, the Mozilla development team have issued updates for the Firefox web browser and for the Thunderbird news and email client to close a critical security vulnerability affecting these products.
 
eNom Updates Website Security Offering with Comodo SSL Certificates  28 October 2010 
Source: Comodo - Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
eNom, Inc., the world's largest ICANN accredited domain name wholesaler, owned by Demand Media, today announced that its existing Secure Business Services (SBS) range of website security will be replaced with comodo.
 
How to protect against Firesheep attacks  27 October 2010 
Source: Network World - Posted by Alex   
Security experts today suggested ways Firefox users can protect themselves against Firesheep, the new browser add-on that lets amateurs hijack users' access to Facebook, Twitter and other popular services.
 
Linux Flaws Provide Root Access To Hackers  26 October 2010 
Source: IT Pro Portal - Posted by Anthony Pell   
Security experts have discovered two vulnerabilities in the Linux operating system platform that could grant attackers root privileges on an infected system.
 
Stonesoft Warns Of Complex Hacking Technique Vulnerability  22 October 2010 
Source: Information Week - Posted by Anthony Pell   
Most intrusion detection and prevention systems (IDS/IPS) are vulnerable to being exploited by attackers who combine multiple evasion techniques at once, according to Stonesoft, a Finnish security firm.
 
Mozilla releases Firefox & Thunderbird security updates  20 October 2010 
Source: H Security - Posted by Anthony Pell   
Mozilla has released updates for the Firefox web browser and for the Thunderbird news and email client, closing a number of critical security vulnerabilities in those open source products. The latest security and stability update to the 3.6.x branch of Firefox addresses a total of 9 security issues, including five that Mozilla lists as critical, two high-level bugs and one rated as moderate.
 
<< Start < Prev 61 62 63 Next > End >>

Results 601 - 610 of 832
    
Partner

 

Latest Features
Peter Smith Releases Linux Network Security Online
Securing a Linux Web Server
Password guessing with Medusa 2.0
Password guessing as an attack vector
Squid and Digest Authentication
Squid and Basic Authentication
Demystifying the Chinese Hacking Industry: Earning 6 Million a Night
Free Online security course (LearnSIA) - A Call for Help
What You Need to Know About Linux Rootkits
Review: A Practical Guide to Fedora and Red Hat Enterprise Linux - Fifth Edition
Yesterday's Edition
OphionLocker, A New Ransomware uses Elliptic Curve for Encryption
This Linux grinch could put a hole in your security stocking
Partner Sponsor

Community | HOWTOs | Blogs | Features | Book Reviews | Networking
 Security Projects |  Latest News |  Newsletters |  SELinux |  Privacy |  Home
 Hardening |   About Us |   Advertise |   Legal Notice |   RSS |   Guardian Digital
(c)Copyright 2014 Guardian Digital, Inc. All rights reserved.