Blog Posts Tagged with "Pwn2Own"


RIM Advises BlackBerry Users to Disable JavaScript

March 17, 2011 Added by:Headlines

A successful exploit could allow the attacker to use the BlackBerry Browser to access user data stored on the media card and in the built-in media storage on the BlackBerry smartphone, but not to access user data that the email, calendar and contact applications store in the application storage...

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Pwn2Own Winner Charlie Miller Discusses OS Security

March 13, 2011 Added by:Anthony M. Freed

"Apple doesn't have a perceived security problem by customers and so they haven't had a need to invest heavily in it. I've done what I can to try to educate people that Apple products aren't magical and can have security problems like every other product..."

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Google Bounty: $20K to Hack Chrome at Pwn2Own

February 03, 2011 Added by:Headlines

Google has set a $20K bounty for the successful hacking of the Chrome browser in the Pwn2Own 2011 competition. To exploit a sandboxed program like Chrome, researchers require two vulnerabilities: The first to allow their attack code to escape the sandbox, and a second to exploit a Chrome bug...

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