Blog Archives

DSL router patch merely hides backdoor instead of closing it

Researcher finds secret “knock” opens admin for some Linksys, Netgear routers.

AOL email hacked: Several users complain about compromised accounts

If you get an email from an “@aol.com” account that looks suspicious and contains a link, do not click on it.

Apple Security Update 2014-002

“Apple today released Security Update 2014–002 for Mavericks, Mountain Lion, and Lion users.”  All OS X users should use Software Update to check for patches.

LibreSSL Project Announced

In the wake of Heartbleed, OpenBSD group is creating a simpler, cleaner version of the dominant OpenSSL.

Microsoft OneDrive for Business modifies files as it syncs

However, unlike the consumer version of OneDrive, we found out by accident that what gets synced to the cloud is generally not the same as what gets synced back from the cloud, even when no one has touched the files online or elsewhere.

Netflix is about to get more expensive

The price hike coincides with a controversial “interconnection” deal in which Netflix agreed to pay Comcast for better Internet service delivery.

Netflix officially comes out against the Comcast-TWC merger

Netflix on Monday also officially took a stance against the proposed $45 billion merger of Comcast and Time Warner Cable.

Oracle Gives Heartbleed Update, Patches 14 Products

The purpose of this document is to list Oracle products that depend on OpenSSL and to document their current status with respect to the OpenSSL versions that were reported as vulnerable to the publicly disclosed ‘heartbleed’ vulnerability CVE-2014-0160.

Active malware campaign steals Apple passwords from jailbroken iPhones

Security researchers have uncovered an active malware campaign in the wild that steals the Apple ID credentials from jailbroken iPhones and iPads.

‘Heartbleed’ Exploit Forces Healthcare.gov to Reset User Passwords

However, we’re resetting current passwords out of an abundance of caution, to ensure the protection of your information