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

Sign up!
EnGarde Community
What is the most important Linux security technology?
Linux Events
Linux User Groups
Link to Us
Security Center
Book Reviews
Security Dictionary
Security Tips
White Papers
Featured Blogs
All About Linux
DanWalsh LiveJournal
Latest Newsletters
Linux Advisory Watch: July 25th, 2014
Linux Advisory Watch: July 18th, 2014
LinuxSecurity Newsletters
Choose Lists:
About our Newsletters
RSS Feeds
Get the LinuxSecurity news you want faster with RSS
Powered By

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

Verizon site exposed customer data  15 August 2000 
Source: msnbc - Posted by Jen Olson   
Already suffering pressure from an ongoing customer service worker strike, Verizon Communications had to remove a customer service self-help Web site on Sunday because it exposed some customers' private information.
Florida forms privacy task force  11 August 2000 
Source: - Posted by Jen Olson   
Recognizing the need for new privacy policies in the Internet Age, Florida Gov. Jeb Bush has created a task force to make policy recommendations by Feb. 1, 2001. The Privacy and Technology Task Force, directed by the state legislature, will . . .
U.S. Court Limits Online Porn Censorship  11 August 2000 
Source: E-CommerceTimes - Posted by Dave Wreski   
A U.S. court has stopped the state of Virginia from enforcing a 1999 law that criminalizes use of the Internet to sell or otherwise provide sexually explicit material that is "harmful to minors." U.S. District Court Judge J. Harry Michael, Jr. . . .
Yahoo, EBay Halt Mailing List Auction on Sites  10 August 2000 
Source: PC World - Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
An executive at Yahoo Auctions said the company removed the auction listing because it violated its terms of service by offering to sell personal data, the Journal said. An EBay spokesperson said the company does not allow the sale of bulk . . .
Germany And China Censoring The Net  09 August 2000 
Source: - Posted by Chris Pallack   
China has shut down a "dissident" web site run by a pro-democracy human rights group. And in Berlin, the German government has began to block Nazi slogans as German Web addresses after discovering someone had registered
FBI Agrees To Release Carnivore Details  07 August 2000 
Source: Planet IT - Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Pushed by a court hearing and growing press attention, the FBI on Wednesday agreed to expedite its release of documents detailing the inner workings of Carnivore, its controversial electronic wiretap system that scans private E-mail through Internet service providers. But ISPs . . .
ISPs sued over spamming blacklist  05 August 2000 
Source: MSNBC - Posted by Chris Parker   
A leading Internet-based polling company is suing America Online Inc. and a dozen other Internet service providers for blocking correspondence with some 2.7 million of its 6.6 million online members
They Know Where You're Shopping  05 August 2000 
Source: ZDnet - Posted by Chris Parker   
Chris Hughes was surprised when Internet merchant PayPal rejected his credit card last week, but was even more surprised when he found out why. PayPal's credit card verification service, Cybersource Corp., indicated Hughes was a high risk because he had used . . .
E-tailers violate own privacy policies  04 August 2000 
Source: USAToday - Posted by Chris Parker   
Without knowing it, some Internet shoppers are forking over more than cash for their purchases. Several online retailers have been giving their customers' personal information to a marketing company.
Will Crypto Feast on Carnivore?  04 August 2000 
Source: Wired - Posted by Dave Wreski   
... in the aftermath of the FBI's recently revealed Carnivore email surveillance system, email security companies are hoping they can convince average email users to seal their electronic envelopes -- and finally propel email encryption into a broader market. "We're seeing . . .
<< Start < Prev 121 122 123 Next > End >>

Results 1221 - 1230 of 1275


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
Weekend Edition
Four fake Google haxbots hit YOUR WEBSITE every day
Mozilla fixes CRITICAL security holes in Firefox, urges v31 upgrade
The Barnaby Jack Few Knew: Celebrated Hacker Saw Spotlight as 'Necessary Evil'
What I Learned from Edward Snowden at the Hacker Conference
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.