When well-known lawyer and Stanford law lecturer Jonathan Mayer was invited to teach a course on government surveillance on Coursera, the popular online website offering free online university-level courses, he was excited.
Cyber attackers have been quick to exploit the Hearbleed OpenSSL bug, to the tune of hundreds of thousand attacks per day in the week after the public revelation of its existence, the statistics shared in the latest quarterly IBM X-Force Threat Intelligence report have shown.
Security researchers have spotted two different online schemes that lead to pages hosting the FlashPack exploit kit.
Blackphone, the recently released security-oriented smartphone, has apparently been rooted.
During the Black Hat conference in Las Vegas, RiskIQ announced an automated platform with global reach that enables organizations to discover, scan for malware and gather threat intelligence on all websites and mobile apps that are legitimately or illegally associated with their business.