Hotspot Shield has been downloaded more than 500 million times, according to its creator AnchorFree. Source: Threadpost
A few months ago, while undertaking unrelated research into online connected devices, we uncovered something surprising and realized almost immediately that we could be looking at a critical security threat. What...
Octoly's incident response was sorely lacking, says the Upguard researcher who found the exposed repository. Source: Threadpost
The vulnerability has a CVSS base score of 10.0, the highest possible, and now affects 15 products. Source: Threadpost
Another edition of BSides NYC has passed, and as first time attendee and presenter, I was genuinely impressed with the impeccable organization, the content shared, and the interesting conversations that took...
News overview In terms of DDoS attacks, the last quarter of 2017 was livelier than the previous one. Some major botnets were discovered and destroyed. For instance, early December saw the FBI,...
The grammar-checking web service fixed the problem with "impressive" speed, a Google researcher says. Source: Threadpost
Researchers have found a new covert data exchange technique that abuses the TLS protocol that can circumvent traditional network perimeter protections. Source: Threadpost
The botnet uses port scanning code from Mirai, a first for Android-related attacks, according to researchers. Source: Threadpost
A GTA hosting site is offering powerful DDoS attacks for $20 a pop, researchers say. Source: Threadpost