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May 19, 2015 Added by:Eduard Kovacs
A researcher who specializes in aircraft security admitted hacking into an airplane’s systems during a flight and successfully sending a climb command to one of the engines, according to an FBI search warrant application.
May 19, 2015 Added by:Anthony M. Freed
A new study based on the assessment of hundreds of SAP implementations found that over 95% of SAP systems were exposed to vulnerabilities that could lead to full compromise of an organization’s critical data.
May 18, 2015 Added by:Tripwire Inc
Over the last year or so, it has become increasingly obvious that there is a uniformity related to technology failures, and more than one would be expected to encounter.
May 14, 2015 Added by:Pierluigi Paganini
Adobe issued an update to fix 52 flaws in Flash Player, Reader and Acrobat products, that fortunately aren’t being publicly exploited in the wild.
May 14, 2015 Added by:Anthony M. Freed
Vulnerable network devices such as unprotected routers and printers are fueling an increase in the number and magnitude of distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks, many of which are employing reflection amplification techniques.
May 14, 2015 Added by:Brian Prince
Perhaps it is not surprising that any time a critical new bug appears comparisons to other notorious bugs come soon after.
May 13, 2015 Added by:Tripwire Inc
Given the evolving threat landscape, it is no surprise that the field of information security is booming. A report issued by Burning Glass Technologies reveals that job postings across the industry have grown 74 percent between 2007 and 2013—twice the rate of all other IT jobs.
May 12, 2015 Added by:Eduard Kovacs
The developers of MacKeeper, the controversial utility software suite for OS X, have patched a critical vulnerability that could have been exploited to remotely execute arbitrary code on affected systems.
May 12, 2015 Added by:Don Brooks
The latest payment card industry data security standard, a set of requirements designed to help businesses better secure their customers’ payment card information, took effect January 1, 2015, however some of the changes become mandatory at the end of next month.
May 11, 2015 Added by:Tripwire Inc
Now more than ever, it’s evident cybersecurity risk oversight at the board level is essential to keep any business or organization afloat – and off the headlines.