Web application security
March 07, 2011
A recent pop-up ad infection on the London Stock Exchange's website highlights the growing scourge of malicious advertising, or malvertising.
February 24, 2011
The new OddJob Trojan banking malware can hijack users' authenticated banking sessions and bypass users' logout requests to conduct illicit transactions. The Trojan bank virus is now infecting victims in the UK.
December 02, 2010
Versions prior to Winamp 5.6 beset by plug-in security issues.
November 09, 2010
Renowned financial portal moneycontrol.com was compromised with an iframe injection, claims Websense. We conduct a post mortem.
October 21, 2010
M86 Security claims its Secure Web Gateway 10.0 is capable of detecting and stripping malicious code from Web pages in real time, but how does it impact performance? Ron Condon reports.
August 20, 2010
Findings from a recent survey conducted by Network Box Corp. gauge that use of Facebook and YouTube has risen 10% over the last quarter. Are companies prepared for the risks?
August 12, 2010
A vulnerability in Adobe's ColdFusion admin page discovered by London-based pen testing firm ProCheckUp Ltd. could leave millions of companies open to attack.
August 06, 2010
According to a recent survey, UK information security pros are concerned about the threats that Web 2.0 applications pose to their enterprises.
April 26, 2010
A new Internet threat report from Symantec indicates that botnets and malware infect a new computer worldwide as often as every 4.6 seconds.
April 12, 2010
Security-related social networking issues are commonplace now among individual users and organisations alike. According to two new reports, as social networking usage increases, so do social networking security challenges.
April 05, 2010
A new cloud VPN service offered by Aruba Networks Inc., called VBN 2.0, promises to make it easier and more secure for remote users to connect to the VPN.
April 01, 2010
Reserve Bank of India's cheque truncation system has been a very successful project. Here's how India's first cheque truncation system is secured using PKI.
March 22, 2010
A new banking Trojan, called Silon, is making the rounds in the U.K., targeting banking customers.
January 06, 2010
Financial Technologies adopts content filtering technology to monitor and manage real time Web 2.0 threats.
January 04, 2010
U.K. Bureau Chief Ron Condon reviews end-of-the-year predictions from top vendors and reveals what he thinks may be in store for 2010.