Blog Archives

Tabnapping:New phishing using Javascript and Google’s fame

” When they click back to the fake Gmail tab, they’ll see the standard Gmail login page, assume they’ve been logged out, and provide their credentials to log in. The attack preys on the perceived immutability of tabs.“

Google:We weren’t compromised, usernames/passwords from phishing

Google denies that it was hacked and the 4.7 million username/password combos came from other sources.  Less that 2% of the logins worked.

Adobe Patch Tuesday

Adobe has released patches for Flash Player, update as soon as you can.

Microsoft Patch Tuesday

Microsoft has released patches, time to update.

Comcast injecting ads via Javascript on its Public WiFi

On Comcast WiFi routers with “free WiFi” enabled Javascript is being used to inject ads.

Bing Apps No More? Rebranded as MSN…

In another mind boggling move (history lesson: playsforsure->zune, metro interface, etc.) Microsoft seems to be rebranding Bing Metro Apps to the “retired” MSN. 

Windows 9 is just Windows

Microsoft might just call it Windows from now on.

Google Chrome’s new password maker

Chrome will now suggest “strong” passwords for you.

More on Home Depot breach

Same malware used during Target breach that attacks Microsoft Windows powered POS systems.

Apple to post more security warnings

More emails when account changes occur and wider deployment of 2 factor ID tech within the “Apple Cloud.”