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Internet Explorer, .NET, IPv6 and Shockwave top the February 2014 Patch Tuesday list

Monster super-critical Patch Tuesday for February 2013

February's patch roundup sees seven patches from Microsoft and one from Adobe. All supported versions of Windows are impacted, be sure to update as soon as possible.

Welcome to Zmap, the "one hour turnaround" internet scanner

Scanning the whole internet has typically taken weeks or even months.

Here comes Zmap, an open source scanner that aims to knock the same job on the head in less than an hour!

SSCC 96 - NFC hacking, audio steganography, IPv6 security and automated malware analysis

Sophos Security Chet Chat

Peter Szabo, a senior threat researcher with SophosLabs, joins Chet this week to to share what they learned at this year's Black Hat and DEF CON conferences. They discuss NFC, a file disinfection framework, steganography and the dangers of IPv6 and DNSSEC.

IPv6 and cybercrime - what's the story?


I've recently returned from the Australian IPv6 Summit 2010, where I was invited to give a talk about IPv6 and cybercriminality. Does switching to IPv6 have the handy side-effect of kicking the Bad Guys in the teeth?