It has been a rough week for Internet Explorer. 

It has been a rough week for Internet Explorer. 

It has been a rough week for Internet Explorer. Over the weekend Microsoft released Security Advisory 2963983 about a zero-day exploit in IE which is being used in the wild. Then yesterday Adobe released an emergency security update to fix a critical flaw in its Flash Player.

Apple has released a slew of updates for several of its key platforms to fix a range of security issues…

Apple has released a slew of updates for several of its key platforms to fix a range of security issues including some related to the OpenSSL HeartBleed bug.

Apple has released a slew of updates for several of its key platforms to fix a range of security issues including some related to the OpenSSL HeartBleed bug. According to the release notes for AirPort Base Station Firmware Update 7.7.3, the new software contains a fix for an out-of-bounds memory …

Learn How to Contribute to the Linux Kernel, Take the Eudyptula Challenge

Learn How to Contribute to the Linux Kernel, Take the Eudyptula Challenge

How do I do it? Email little at eudyptula-challenge.org and say that you want to join in. You will receive an email with your first exercise and details on how the challenge is run. All communication goes through email, just like the Linux kernel is developed. Please note, all HTML-formatted …

“If the Federal government, including the intelligence community, had discovered this vulnerability …

“If the Federal government, including the intelligence community, had discovered this vulnerability prior to last week, it would have been disclosed to the community responsible for OpenSSL,” said a statement issued by the ODNI Public Affairs Office.

It looks like the ramifications of the Heartbleed bug in OpenSSL will be felt for quite a while to come. While security analysts are asking if the NSA had prior knowledge of the bug, cyber criminals are at work stealing data from sites which haven’t patched their servers and changed their SSL …