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  • Rails security scanner Brakeman 3.0.0 released

    06.01.2015

    Brakeman is an open source vulnerability scanner specifically designed for Ruby on Rails applications.

  • Four cyber security risks not to be taken for granted

    06.01.2015

    It's pretty difficult to make information security predictions, and even more difficult to verify them afterwards: we can only judge the effectiveness of information security by the number of public security incidents that were uncovered, while the majority of data breaches remain undetected.

  • Info of millions of AliExpress customers could have been harvested due to site flaw

    09.12.2014

    A programming flaw in the code of popular online marketplace AliExpress, which connects small Chinese businesses with international buyers and has over 7.7 million registered users, has endangered each and every one of them as it could reveal their names, shipping addresses and phone numbers to anyone who knew where to look.

  • Google open sources Firing Range, a test tool for web app security scanners

    19.11.2014

    Google has open source another security tool: it's called Firing Range, and it's an effective testing ground for a variety of automated web application security scanners.

  • Assume your Drupal 7 site has been compromised

    30.10.2014

    Administrators of sites that run Drupal 7, and have not yet updated to version 7.32 or have done so later than 7 hours after the public revelation of the highly critical SQL injection vulnerability (CVE-2014-3704) on October 15, are advised to consider their site as potentially compromised and proceed to fix the issue.




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Chrome extension thwarts user profiling based on typing behavior

Infosec consultant Paul Moore came up with a working solution to thwart a type of behavioral profiling. The result is a Chrome extension called Keyboard Privacy, which prevents profiling of users by the way they type by randomizing the rate at which characters reach the DOM.


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