Blog Archives

CryptoPHP, new “WordPress” malware

“Evil” plugins for WordPress, Drupal, and Joomla have been found.

Regin malware

Symantec says it’s very complex, made by a “super power,” and has been in operation since 2008.

Free SSL certs for everyone

EFF, Mozilla, and others are starting a “free” Certificate Authority to provide SSL certs for anyone.

Firefox switches to Yahoo search, dropping Google as default

You will still be able to switch back to Google.

US State Dept takes email offline

There was a successful attack on their “unclassified” systems.

OS X 10.10.1 Update

Apple has released an update for 10.10 that all users should apply via the App Store.

November 2014 Patch Tuesday

Microsoft has released its monthly patches and Adobe has issued fixes for Adobe Flash Player.

President Obama, “Internet access should be treated as a utility.”

Broadband access should be regulated as a utility with a ban on blocking and prioritizing traffic.

US Postal Service breach

Data lost on 800k+ Postal employees.

Next Week is Patch Tuesday

A large number of patches that include 5 critical ones.