State websites' security shaky?

Thursday, 21 April 2005, 11:57 AM EST

Reacting to revelations that the state motor vehicle website is vulnerable to attackers, legislators worried Wednesday that more government online sites might be vulnerable to penetration, and their fears were not allayed by the state official who uncovered the weakness.

Sen. Thomas Neuville, R-Northfield, asked Legislative Auditor James Nobles if he could offer assurances that the problems with the Department of Public Safety's motor vehicle website are unique among state agencies.

By Pat Doyle at the Star Tribune.

[ Read more ]




Spotlight

New Zeus variant targets users of 150 banks

Posted on 19 December 2014.  |  A new variant of the infamous Zeus banking and information-stealing Trojan has been created to target the users of over 150 different banks and 20 payment systems in 15 countries, including the UK, the US, Russia, Spain and Japan.


Weekly newsletter

Reading our newsletter every Monday will keep you up-to-date with security news.
  



Daily digest

Receive a daily digest of the latest security news.
  
DON'T
MISS

Mon, Dec 22nd
    COPYRIGHT 1998-2014 BY HELP NET SECURITY.   // READ OUR PRIVACY POLICY // ABOUT US // ADVERTISE //