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Dan Goodin / Ars Technica:
New variation of POODLE TLS attack is easier to execute, with 10% of websites vulnerable   —  Meaner POODLE bug that bypasses TLS crypto bites 10 percent of websites  —  Some of the world's leading websites—including those owned or operated by Bank of America, VMware …
Dec 8, 2014, 8:15 PMIn context
Dan Goodin / Ars Technica:
For a year, gang operating rogue Tor node infected Windows executables   —  A flowchart of the infection process used by a malicious Tor exit node.  —  F-Secure  —  Three weeks ago, a security researcher uncovered a Tor exit node that added malware to uncompressed Windows executables passing through it.
Nov 14, 2014, 1:10 PMIn context
Dan Goodin / Ars Technica:
Stuxnet worm infected high-profile targets before hitting Iran nukes   —  List of “patients zero” shows cyber weapon broke into—not out of—Natanz.  —  The Stuxnet computer worm that attacked Iran's nuclear development program was first seeded to a handful of carefully selected targets …
Nov 12, 2014, 10:40 AMIn context
Dan Goodin / Ars Technica:
Thousands of Mozilla developers' e-mail addresses, password hashes exposed   —  E-mail addresses and cryptographically protected passwords for thousands of Mozilla developers were exposed through a database glitch that may have been exploited by hackers, Mozilla officials warned Friday.
Aug 4, 2014, 4:10 AMIn context
Dan Goodin / Ars Technica:
Certificate verification flaw in Android since 2.1 granted malicious apps special access to resources, potentially exposing sensitive user data   —  Android crypto blunder exposes users to highly privileged malware  —  A slide from next week's Black Hat talk titled Android Fake ID vulnerability.
Jul 29, 2014, 11:30 AMIn context
Dan Goodin / Ars Technica:
Up to 50,000 sites commandeered via exploit of vulnerability in MailPoet WordPress plugin   —  Mass exploit of WordPress plugin backdoors sites running Joomla, Magento, too  —  As many as 50,000 websites have been remotely commandeered by attackers exploiting a recently patched vulnerability …
Jul 24, 2014, 10:35 AMIn context
Dan Goodin / Ars Technica:
Apple documents previously undocumented services that can leak user data   —  Four days after a forensics expert warned that undocumented functions in iOS could leak personal user data, Apple has documented three services it says serve diagnostic purposes.  —  “iOS offers the following …
Jul 23, 2014, 1:50 PMIn context
Dan Goodin / Ars Technica:
Tor developers vow to fix bug that can uncloak users   —  Developers of the Tor privacy service say they're close to fixing a weakness that researchers for an abruptly canceled conference presentation said provides a low-cost way for adversaries to deanonymize hundreds of thousands of users.
Jul 22, 2014, 8:40 PMIn context
Dan Goodin / Ars Technica:
Microsoft drops case that severed DNS hosting for millions of No-IP nodes   —  Microsoft has formally settled legal differences with No-IP, the dynamic domain name host that was kneecapped by a botnet takedown that recently knocked out service to millions of legitimate hostnames.
Jul 9, 2014, 3:15 PMIn context
Dan Goodin / Ars Technica:
Rosetta Flash exploit can steal user data on eBay, Instagram; Google, Twitter, Tumblr patched   —  “Weaponized” exploit can steal sensitive user data on eBay, Tumblr, et al.  —  Update: Almost four hours after this article went live, a Tumblr spokeswoman e-mailed Ars to say the site has been patched against the Rosetta Flash attack.
Jul 8, 2014, 9:30 PMIn context

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