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U.S. Postal Service Breach Affects Employees, Customers

Tue, 11/11/2014 - 12:49
The United States Postal Service is continuing its investigation into how a cyber attack at the agency managed to compromise both employees and customers earlier this year.

Stuxnet’s First Five Victims Provided Path to Natanz

Tue, 11/11/2014 - 12:40
Researchers at Kaspersky Lab published a report identifying by name the first five victims of Stuxnet.

In Wake of Takedown Tor Looking for Answers

Mon, 11/10/2014 - 14:10
Tor said it wasn't clear how or why the Tor Hidden Services were seized but that it was still trying to learn more in the wake of the digital sting.

‘Powerful’ Masque iOS Vulnerability Disclosed

Mon, 11/10/2014 - 13:48
Researchers at FireEye disclosed Masque, a vulnerability in iOS that enabled the WireLurker attacks. It was reported in July, but has yet to be patched by Apple.

New Mozilla Privacy Initiative to Include High-Capacity Tor Relays

Mon, 11/10/2014 - 13:36
Mozilla is starting a new initiative that the company says is designed to incorporate more privacy enhancing features into Firefox and the other Mozilla products. The project, known as Polaris, involves collaboration with The Tor Project and the Center for Democracy and Technology and will involve Mozilla running a group of high-speed Tor relays, as […]

SSL MiTM Vulnerability Among Vulns Patched in Pidgin

Mon, 11/10/2014 - 10:48
Five vulnerabilities were patched in the most recent update to the open source Pidgin instant messaging client.

Darkhotel APT Group Targeting Top Executives in Long-Term Campaign

Mon, 11/10/2014 - 10:41
APT groups tend to be grouped together in a large amorphous blob of sinister intentions and similar targets, but not all APT crews are created equal. Researchers have identified a group that’s been operating in Asia for at least seven years and has been using hotel networks as key infection points to target top executives at […]