Oracle has released an emergency patch for a flaw the company issued a rare security alert for last week.
Stories by Jeremy Kirk
Hackers are trying to dupe people into downloading malicious software labeled as Adobe Systems' Flash Player, prompting a warning from the company.
Apple has at last issued a patch for the DNS (Domain Name System) flaw considered one of the most dangerous vulnerabilities ever to affect the Internet.
Mozilla is edging closer to releasing a new version of Firefox that could increase the use of open-source video software.
A British hacker who admitted breaking into US military computers hoping to uncover evidence of UFOs looks set to be extradited to the US after the highest British court dismissed his appeal against the extradition on Wednesday.
Oracle is scrambling to create an emergency patch for a severe vulnerability in the company's WebLogic server, as exploit code is circulating on the Web.
Being a technology reporter, my e-mail inbox is a crowded place.
Security vendor Sophos plans to acquire Utimaco, a German company specializing in software that aims to prevent sensitive data from escaping corporate networks, an increasing focus with the rise in data breaches.
Italian prosecutors are wrapping up an investigation that could see four Google executives charged for failing to block the posting of a video of a disabled teenager being bullied on the company's video service.
Yahoo has become the latest company to abandon customers who bought tracks from its music store encoded with DRM (digital rights management), drawing fire from the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF).
A new kind of malicious software could pose a danger to Windows users who download music files on peer-to-peer networks.
Google said Friday it will pay US$140 million for a Russian contextual advertising company as it seeks to expand its services to advertisers and Web-site publishers outside the U.S.
The losses caused by a cybercrime ring broken up on Tuesday by Romania could reach into the millions of euros, an official with the General Inspectorate of the Romanian National Police said on Thursday.
Google is rolling out a change this week to Gmail that gives users more control over their contacts list.
In June 2007, Stephen Mainwaring of Weston Super Mare, England, noticed something wasn't quite right with his Web browser.