The view from the top of IT with TechWorld Editor Rohan Pearce
Oracle has changed the numbering of its Java security updates, prompting one expert to say, "As if Java updates weren't confusing already."
By Gregg Keizer | 16 May, 2013 10:06
Microsoft today said it will issue 10 security updates next week, two rated "critical," to patch 34 vulnerabilities, including the zero-day bug that has been used by cyber criminals to poison "watering hole" websites in attacks aimed at U.S. government workers.
By Gregg Keizer | 09 May, 2013 19:26
Microsoft has confirmed that a "zero-day," or unpatched, vulnerability exists in Internet Explorer 8, the company's most popular browser.
By Gregg Keizer | 05 May, 2013 06:10
Alberto Yusi Lajud Pena, found dead in the Dominican Republic two weeks ago, was the leader of the New York cell of an international gang of cyber thieves that authorities allege stole a staggering $45 million from ATM machines around the world.
By Jaikumar Vijayan | 10 May, 2013 20:26
Sure you want users to comply with security edicts, but would you phish your own employees or share your company's hack history? At least some CIOs say yes. Insider (registration required)
By Stacy Collett | 03 January, 2013 13:04
When a security manager's company sells software, he can't ignore the potential vulnerability of those products.
By Mathias Thurman | 22 October, 2012 10:12