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New North Korean malware 'Typeframe' discovered by U.S.

Jun 18, 2018 - 1:57 PM

Shortly after the Trump-Kim summit, the FBI and the US Department of Homeland Security discover new malware 'Typeframe'

WPA2 WiFi security protocol breached, experts warn

Oct 16, 2017 - 5:43 PM

The WPA2 protocol vulnerabilities allow attackers to eavesdrop on WiFi traffic passing between computers and their access points

Unchanged passwords in zombie alert hoax

Feb 15, 2013 - 6:55 AM

TV stations may have been partly to blame for a zombie alert hoax on emergency broadcasting systems

PASSWORD PROBLEMS. The use of default passwords in Emergency Alert System equipment were partly to blame for a recent zombie alert hoax. Photo from Wikipedia.

New Java vulnerability being exploited in the wild

Jan 11, 2013 - 12:32 PM

A new Java vulnerability has been found and some folks are exploiting it It may be best to remove Java from your system

JAVA VULNERABILITY. It may be time to uninstall or disable Java on your system. Screen shot from Java homepage.