How you can anonymously use public Wi-Fi from miles afar

Benjamin Caudill, founder of Rhino Security Labs, is scheduled to demonstrate at the upcoming DefCon a new device that could help users achieve and maintain their online anonymity.

Harvard University suffers IT security breach

The University has called in federal law enforcement and external infosec experts to help with the investigation.

4,900 new Android malware strains discovered every day

G DATA security experts discovered 440,267 new Android malware strains in the first quarter of 2015.

Popular VPNs leak data, don't offer promised privacy and anonymity

A group of researchers tested 14 services and the news ain't good.

Update your Flash Player if you don't want ransomware

It didn't take long for exploit kit authors to incorporate an exploit for the recently discovered zero-day Adobe Flash vulnerability (CVE-2015-3113) into their malicious wares.

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Reactions to the Hacking Team breach

Hacking Team, the (in)famous Italian company that provides offensive intrusion and surveillance software to governments, intelligence and law enforcement agencies around the world, has been hacked.


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Reactions to the Hacking Team breach

Hacking Team, the (in)famous Italian company that provides offensive intrusion and surveillance software to governments, intelligence and law enforcement agencies around the world, has been hacked.

Mastercard is trying out purchase verification with selfies

Five hundred US MasterCard users will soon be testing out the company's new system for quickly processing of digital payments, without having to input a PIN or password.

Harvard University suffers IT security breach

The University has called in federal law enforcement and external infosec experts to help with the investigation and to harden the University's IT systems against cyber attacks.

Why vulnerability disclosure shouldn’t be a marketing tool

Security vendors are increasingly using vulnerability disclosure as a marketing tool with the goal of enhancing their company’s bottom line.

Popular VPNs leak data, don't offer promised privacy and anonymity

Researchers warn that you shouldn't believe the VPN companies' claims that they offer privacy and anonymity.


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