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Linux Foundation enlists Microsoft, Google to prevent the next Heartbleed

Backed by tech giants, Core Infrastructure Initiative will provide support for crucial Internet projects like OpenSSL

Microsoft confuses Windows 7 users with sudden release of KB 2952664

With no fanfare or warning -- and scarce details from Microsoft -- a new 'important' update has appeared on fully patched Windows 7 machines

Russian SMS Trojan for Android hits U.S., dozens of other countries

Android malware that sends text messages to premium-rate numbers expanded globally over the past year, researchers warn

Coding error protects some Android apps from Heartbleed

Some Android office-productivity apps thought to be vulnerable to Heartbleed are protected thanks to a mistake in invoking SSL functions

CloudFlare launches bug bounty program

The company hopes to strengthen its network through crowd-based bug hunting

Mysterious malware steals Apple credentials from jailbroken iOS devices

Some iOS users found a malicious library of unknown origin on their jailbroken devices

Web apps and point-of-sale were leading hacker targets in 2013

Verizon's annual data breach report says finance was the leakiest industry, followed by the public sector and retail

NEC launches face-recognition security protection for PCs

NEC's NeoFace Monitor face-recognition technology is being rolled out as an enterprise security solution

The sky is falling! Hackers target satellites

IOActive reports finds serious risks -- and slim prospects for fixes -- in satellite communications

Most but not all sites have fixed Heartbleed flaw

Web's top-1,000 sites are immune to exploit, but 2 percent of the top 1 million have yet to patch the problem

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Let your worst fears be your guide

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The sky is falling! Hackers target satellites
SECURITY ADVISER
The sky is falling! Hackers target satellites

Blog by Roger A. Grimes

IOActive reports finds serious risks -- and slim prospects for fixes -- in satellite communications
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