(10/24/2014) A new mechanism helps email servers determine if a message was intended for a recycled account's previous owner
(10/24/2014) In May, researchers observed Android ransomware identified as Koler.A locking up the screens of victims around the world who visited certain pornographic websites – now, mobile security company AdaptiveMobile has discovered a worm variant that is spreading through SMS.
(10/24/2014) People who use Gmail and other Google services now have an extra layer of security available when logging into Google accounts.
(10/22/2014) An email with the subject “important” tells recipients that they must sign into Dropbox in order to view a document too big to be sent via regular email, but clicking on the link included in the message brings people to a fake Dropbox login page that is actually hosted on Dropbox.
(10/22/2014) Media freedom group GreatFire.org claims Apple's iCloud is being subject to a man-in-the-middle attack by China's censorship apparatus.More news...
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(10/27/2014) US-CERT reminds users to protect against email scams and cyber campaigns using the Ebola virus disease (EVD) as a theme. Phishing emails may contain links that direct users to websites which collect personal information such as login credentials, or contain malicious attachments that can infect a system.
(9/15/2014) This bulletin summary lists security bulletins released for September 2014.
(9/5/2014) This is an advance notification of security bulletins that Microsoft is intending to release on September 9, 2014.