Vole rushes to patch
Microsoft has posted an out-of-band security update to fix a remote code execution flaw in its Malware Protection Engine.
It is not about security it is about bugs
Internet’s Mr Sweary, Linus Torvalds, has waded into the security industry for forgetting that bugs cause most problems.
Oh those Russians
The Russian outfit which claimed to hack Intel's secretive Management Engine has given some more details as to how it did it.
How to be highly secure
Software King of the World Microsoft has revealed that if you want PCs or laptops to be secure you must have certain hardware features.
No one does anything
A huge botnet which is based around internet of things devices is getting so big it will be able to apply for UN membership and get its version of “Botnet’s got talent”.
Not sure about this nuclear claim
It seems that Toshiba can’t get a break. Japan’s securities watchdog is investigating its latest earnings statement to see if it properly handled losses incurred by its US nuclear unit.
Easy to hack
The security protocol used to protect the vast majority of wi-fi connections is borked and wireless internet traffic is a doddle to attack
High noon on High Sierra.
Apple’s security superiority over Windows has been highlighted yet again as the macOS High Sierra exposed the passwords of encrypted Apple File System volumes in plain text.
What could be wrong with that?
HPE could be in trouble after Hewlett Packard Enterprise allowed a Russian defence agency to review the inner workings of cyber defence software used by the Pentagon to guard its computer networks.
But that means that Apple has been lying to us
Reporters at the International Business Times were shocked to discover that their Apple Macs, which they have been insisting were more secure than PCs, are actually a doddle to knock over.