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Critical flaw in Cisco WebEx extension fixed

If you use WebEx extension for Firefox or Chrome running on Windows, you may be vulnerable to a remote code execution attack: visiting a...

There’s been no scam: AlphaBay was shut down by police

On July 4, AlphaBay Market went offline without explanations, causing a lot of it’s users to suspect a fraud as they saw the website’s...

NSA may use ‘traffic shaping’ to snoop on US citizens

A few leaks show the National Security Agency is able to redirect a part of a country’s traffic to a friendlier site, where it...

Gandi is under attack, hundreds of domain addresses hijacked

Gandi, a domain name registrar and cloud hosting company, admitted over 750 web addresses stolen. On July 7, an unidentified attacker obtained the company’s login,...

9 years of jail time awaiting a Russian-born American citizen

Originally born in Russia, a 29-year-old man residing in Los Angeles, California, gets over nine years in jail. Alexander Tverdokhlebov has been sentenced for...

A blunder in .io zone: everyone could have taken it over

It was the evening of July 7 when security researcher Matthew Bryant noticed that the domains ns-a1.io, ns-a2.io, ns-a3.io, and ns-a4.io were not reserved....

UK judge sent rulings from personal email, got complained about

While judicial use of IT is strictly regulated, and sending emails from official accounts is only prescribed, an unnamed British judge has used personal...

A recently detected bug triggers unusual behaviour in systemd

A bug found in systemd has caught a lot of attention within the past few days. As it has become known, an invalid username...

China restricts popular VPN services to strengthen the Great Firewall

The Great Firewall of China is the nation's Golden Shield project, which has been effective in censoring the Internet. The government has been also...

British teen charged with organizing DDoS attack business

Jack Chappell, an 18-year-old student from Stockport, West Midlands, has been charged with providing DoS software to cybercriminals attacking world’s largest businesses. He appeared...

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