Security News

Hackers post Paris Hilton's address book online
2005-02-22 14:13

http://www.computerworld.com/securitytopics/security/story/0,10801,99934,00.html [My understanding of the Danger Hiptop/T-Mobile Sidekick is that unlike Blackberry's or Palm PDA's, the Sidekick...

RSA: Microsoft on 'rootkits': Be afraid, be very afraid
2005-02-18 09:29

http://www.computerworld.com/securitytopics/security/story/0,10801,99843,00.html By Paul Roberts FEBRUARY 17, 2005 IDG NEWS SERVICE Microsoft Corp. security researchers are warning about a new...

[Vmyths.com ALERT] mi2g issues absurdly precise guesstimates
2005-02-17 09:47

Forwarded from: Vmyths.com Virus Hysteria Alert Vmyths.com Virus Hysteria Alert Truth About Computer Security Hysteria 16 February 2005 CATEGORY: Hysteria related to a publicity stunt On 16...

Bad O-S design blamed for rise in bots
2005-02-16 15:06

http://www.smh.com.au/news/Breaking/Bad-OS-design-blamed-for-rise-in-bots/2005/02/15/1108229972070.html By Sam Varghese February 15, 2005 Computer users are today forced to wear the side effects...

Break-In At SAIC Risks ID Theft
2005-02-14 10:21

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/articles/A17506-2005Feb11.html [InfoSec News subscribers were alerted of this incident with the stolen SAIC computers first with the article on February 3rd...

The curse of the secret question
2005-02-10 10:23

http://www.computerworld.com/securitytopics/security/story/0,10801,99628,00.html Opinion by Bruce Schneier Counterpane Internet Security Inc. FEBRUARY 09, 2005 COMPUTERWORLD It's happened to all...

Microsoft issues 12 patches, eight of them  for critical’flaws
2005-02-09 12:01

http://www.computerworld.com/securitytopics/security/story/0,10801,99621,00.html By Paul Roberts FEBRUARY 08, 2005 IDG NEWS SERVICE On the same day that it announced a deal to acquire antivirus...

Linux Security Week - February 7th 2005
2005-02-08 08:52

+---------------------------------------------------------------------+ | LinuxSecurity.com Weekly Newsletter | | February 7th, 2005 Volume 6, Number 6n | | | | Editorial Team: Dave Wreski dave ()...

Cisco: There is no fixed software for this issue.
2005-02-07 13:30

Forwarded from: security curmudgeon http://www.attrition.org/security/rant/cisco01.html Cisco: There is no fixed software for this issue. Fri Feb 4 01:55:02 EST 2005 Jericho I think it is time to...

State worker acquitted of hacking government computer
2005-02-04 10:45

http://www.tuscaloosanews.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20050203/APN/502030742 The Associated Press February 03, 2005 A state worker has been acquitted of charges of hacking into a computer...