Beware of Chinese bearing gifts

UK businessmen have been warned by the British security service against using “gifts” such as memory sticks or cameras given to them when attending exhibitions or …

A closer look at Gili USB Stick Encryption 2.0

USB flash drives are the most popular way to move data from one PC to another. They are easy to use, convenient, affordable, but at the same time they pose a security risk and …

Congressional web sites defaced

Visitors of websites of some Congressional representatives and of a few committees were greeted on Wednesday evening by a short message with colorful language. The websites …

IE vulnerability offers your files to hackers

Jorge Luis Alvarez Medina, a security consultant working for Core Security, has discovered a string of vulnerabilities in Internet Explorer that make it possible for an …

Report warned about Google-like attacks

Could the attack on Google have been prevented or, at least, mitigated? The question arose when the existence of a report titled “Report on the Capability of the …

iPad SEO poisoning campaign leads to malware

Was there any doubt about the fact that cybercriminals would use THE hottest topic on the Internet at the moment to spread their malicious payloads? A SEO poisoning campaign …

E-passport flaw enables owner tracking

E-passports could be used to track their owners – British computer scientists warn. The Register reports that the possibility was revealed by Tom Chothia and Vitaliy …