3Com is planning an IPO for its TippingPoint security unit some time in the near--or not-so-near--future. The networking company announced the plan Thursday via a short press release...
The prolific Storm malware is on the attack again, according to the folks at the SANS Internet Storm Center (ISC). ISC handler Lorna Hutcheson wrote on the storm center Web site that the latest email attack includes a subject line that...
Much has been made about the release of Apple's iPhone, including a lot of speculation on the security risks of using one. There's so much...
The Windows server RPC vulnerability that caused so much consternation this spring was so easily exploitable because the vulnerable RPC interface was accessible anonymously, according to an
June 28, 2007 10:18 AM
There's no security conference that's more fun to cover than Black Hat, and, judging by the roster of speakers, this year's Las Vegas edition looks to be no exception. The session that's drawing the most pre-conference attention is one titled
June 28, 2007 8:34 AM
Here are some of the latest vulnerability alerts, based on my Internet travels this morning:
Check Point flaws
The French Security Incident Response Team (FrSIRT) has issued two advisories about some security holes in Check Point products.
The first advisory is about
June 27, 2007 3:18 PM
Despite the fact that most Hollywood movies are the products of computers these days, no one in La La Land seems to have the first clue what computers can and can't do. Or more accurately, what skilled hackers can do with computers. Exhibit A would be the egregious John Travolta vehicle "
June 27, 2007 11:11 AM