Oracle: Apply Out-of-Band Patch for Database Flaw ASAP

Flaw in the Java VM component of Oracle's Database Server is easily exploitable, security experts warn.

Election Websites, Backend Systems Most at Risk of Cyberattack in Midterms

Both adult and kid hackers demonstrated at DEF CON how the hackable voting machine may be the least of our worries in the 2018 elections.

Election Websites, Backend Systems Most at Risk of Cyberattack in Midterms

Both adult and kid hackers demonstrated at DEF CON how the hackable voting machine may be the least of our worries in the 2018 elections.

Flaws in Mobile Point of Sale Readers Displayed at Black Hat

While security is high overall for mPOS tools from companies like Square, PayPal, and iZettle, some devices have vulnerabilities that attackers could exploit to gather data and cash.

Microsoft ADFS Vulnerability Lets Attackers Bypass MFA

The flaw lets an attacker use the same second factor to bypass multifactor authentication for any account on the same ADFS service.

A hidden Android Pie security setting everyone should enable

Google's new Android 9 Pie release has plenty of fresh features and interface changes, but one of the software's most significant security improvements has managed to stay mostly off the radar.

In addition to all of the oft-discussed privacy and security enhancements, y'see, Pie has an out-of-sight and semi-advanced option. It's not something you'd use every day — or often at all, really — but if the right sort of occasion ever comes along, you'll be glad you have it enabled.

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Washington Man Sentenced in Ransomware Conspiracy

A guilty plea brings 18-month sentence on money laundering charges for former Microsoft employee.

‘Election Protection’ Aims to Secure Candidates Running for Office

The kit is designed to prevent credential theft targeting people running for federal, state, and local elected offices.

Hacker Unlocks ‘God Mode’ and Shares the ‘Key’

A researcher proves that it's possible to break the most fundamental security on some CPUs.

Hacker Unlocks ‘God Mode’ and Shares the ‘Key’

A researcher proves that it's possible to break the most fundamental security on some CPUs.