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SoHo routers to get hacker-style scrutiny in return for "awesome" prizes

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Buy a $50 SoHo router, plug it in, press a couple of buttons.

Bingo! A connected household! What could possibly go wrong?

If history is any guide, quite a lot...

Microsoft and Adobe have 0-days, AOL breached, and we win an award! 60 Sec Security [VIDEO]

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Are two zero-days better than one? What happened to AOL's user database? And is that another award that Naked Security just won?

Find out in 60 Sec Security for 03 May 2014...

Not to be outdone by Microsoft, Adobe announces zero-day exploit patch for Flash

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Hot on the heels of Microsoft's IE zero-day announcement comes an Adobe bulletin about a zero-day in Flash.

(No, they're *not* related, even though the current IE exploits use a Flash file to kick things off.)

Word zero-day, Snapchat blasted, MS-DOS released - 60 Sec Security [VIDEO]

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What should you do about the latest Word zero-day? What does Mr Rockefeller think of SnapChat? And is that MS-DOS I see before me?

Watch 60 Sec Security for 29 March 2014, and find out!

Computer Security Day, Forward secrecy, XP 0-day and YouTube spam - 60 Sec Security [VIDEO]

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When is Computer Security Day? What can forward secrecy do for you? Can you believe there's an 0-day in XP?

Have some fun finding out the answers in this week's 60 Second Security!

SSCC 122 - Facebook hoax, Microsoft 0-day, Android hole and Firefox going forward [PODCAST]

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What a coincidence! A Facebook hoax claming that images can infect your computer...and then a Microsoft zero-day that uses images to infect your computer.

Chet and Duck talk you through the latest news...

Anatomy of a targeted attack - SophosLabs explores an Adobe zero-day "malware experiment"

SophosLabs was contacted recently to help investigate malware from an unusual sort of targeted attack.

What our researchers found was intriguing, to say the least, so we thought we'd share our discoveries with you...

Oracle releases out of cycle fixes for Java

Oracle releases out of cycle fixes for Java

Oracle has released an emergency update fixing four vulnerabilities affecting both Java 6 and Java 7 users.

Java flaws already included in Blackhole exploit kit, Oracle was informed of vulnerabilities in April

Java flaws already included in Blackhole exploit kit, Oracle informed of vulnerabilities in April

The latest Java flaw is already being exploited by criminals. Oracle was notified of the problem in April, but no fix is available. Learn how to disable Java or remove it from your computer to protect yourself.

Unpatched Java exploit spreads like wildfire

Unpatched Java exploit spreads like wildfire

A new zero-day vulnerability in Java discovered on a Chinese web server being used in a targeted attack is being quickly adopted by online criminals.

Many WordPress blogs at risk from image-based zero-day vulnerability

Many WordPress blogs at risk from image-based zero-day vulnerability

Technology blogger Mark Maunder recently wrote about an intrusion to his WordPress site.

The culprit was a widespread image-tweaking utility called timthumb. Learn what happened and how to fix it.

Zero-day Windows exploit - Microsoft issues advisory

Zero-day Windows exploit - Microsoft issues advisory

Microsoft has just published an advisory about a remotely-exploitable zero-day vulnerability in the Windows graphics rendering engine.

Internet Explorer zero-day exploit - explanation and mitigation

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A remote code execution vulnerability against Internet Explorer was announced recently.

Microsoft doesn't have a patch out yet, but it has published a workaround which protects against this exploit, and others of a similar sort.

September roundup - "90 Second News"

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Don't just read the latest computer security news - watch it in 90 seconds! This month: when internet access chose the government; Adobe battles another zero-day; Twitter suffers XSS woes; and the Stuxnet malware keeps on making the wrong headlines. Read more…

Operation Aurora: Patch available, new evidence of China connection

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Microsoft has responded very quickly turning around a patch for the 0 day exploit in Internet Explorer in approximately one week. This is impressive, as something as complicated as Windows with all of the language variants, service packs, etc is Read more…