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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.

Nitro malware attack targets industrial companies, relies on social engineering

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A new targeted attack focused on the chemical industry has surfaced as a result of research from Symantec. Is this malware really extraordinary, or is it just more of the same?

Government officials, activists targeted in Gmail attack

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Google disclosed the details of a targeted attack against Gmail designed to compromise US government and other sensitive Gmail users accounts. A great example to use when teaching users about web security.

UK Government under cyber-attack says Chancellor George Osborne

UK Government under cyber-attack says Chancellor

The UK's Chancellor of the Exchequer has said that British government computers are being attacked by over 20,000 malicious email attacks each month.

UK foreign secretary: "We're under attack"

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The UK foreign secretary explained to a security conference yesterday how the UK government and associated defense contractors are being attacked by "hostile foreign agencies". We see everyday companies being attacked using the same technique, learn more on what you can do to protect yourself.

Targeted attacks - going beyond the technicalities

Targeted attacks - going beyond the technicalities

Security Art's Iftach Ian Amit discusses targeted attacks and how you should go beyond just technology to defend against them.