Web application security
October 14, 2011
Web inventor Tim Berners-Lee told RSA Europe attendees the future of IT security must include greater simplicity for users.
October 13, 2011
RSA revealed a “nation state” was behind the SecurID attack in March. Twitter and Facebook are still banned at RSA.
October 07, 2011
The new Apache Web server security issue could allow hackers access to internal or DMZ systems, says a London security firm.
September 12, 2011
The Shylock Internet banking Trojan pilfers online banking credentials and data, using innovative new techniques to avoid detection.
September 08, 2011
Many companies have clamped down on social networking in the face of security concerns, a new report reveals. Is this a long-term trend?
August 16, 2011
Vulnerability could allow malicious user unauthorized access to Dropbox account and other sensitive data, bypassing Android’s sandbox restrictions.
July 29, 2011
Sophisticated malware-automation techniques are cited as the probable cause for a dramatic increase in Web application attacks.
June 09, 2011
Zeus says the art of defence acquisition will boost its effort to provide Web application security for cloud computing deployments.
May 13, 2011
New ICO guidelines give leeway for a more nuanced approach to compliance, but some say more clarity is needed.
April 19, 2011
A recent study finds application security in a dismal state, with more than 80% of Web apps containing errors on the OWASP Top 10 list.
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.