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76% of local governments suffered a cyber attack in 2017

Many IT professionals are unsure how to combat the rise in attacks
8 Feb 2018
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Critical vulnerability discovered in OS X

Built-in security measures no match for Zero Day flaw, claims security firm
24 Mar 2016
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Project Zero: Show Google's bug-hunting scheme some love

Google's efforts to address the problems of zero-day vulnerabilities should be applauded, claims Davey Winder
23 Jul 2014
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FBI allegedly used exploit to bring down child abuse ring

American intelligence agency operation reportedly leads to Irish extradition.
5 Aug 2013
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Adobe Reader and Acrobat flaws to be fixed this week

Adobe Reader and Adobe Acrobat will be patched in the coming days.
18 Feb 2013
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New Java 7 bug prompts calls for web users to axe plug-in

Computer users ordered to uninstall or disable Java 7 until Oracle patches latest vulnerability.
11 Jan 2013
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Microsoft issues advance warning for first Patch Tuesday of

Software giant to patch two critical vulnerabilities for Windows users, but offers no permanent fix for Internet Explorer security hole.
4 Jan 2013
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Adobe Flash 11 announced amidst fresh zero-day scare

Flash 11 and AIR 3 are announced as Adobe looks to plug a zero-day vulnerability.
21 Sep 2011
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The file that helped hack RSA found

The RSA hack was months ago now, but the file and email which helped compromised the security giant has just been found.
26 Aug 2011
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Symantec unveils Endpoint Protection 12

Endpoint Protection 12 uses Symantec's Insight technology to protect against a wide array of threats.
15 Feb 2011
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Microsoft warns of Windows zero-day

The Windows flaw could allow hackers to gain user data, but nothing in the wild has been seen yet.
31 Jan 2011
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Microsoft investigates Windows zero-day flaw

Microsoft is looking into a fresh flaw affecting the Windows Graphics Rendering Engine.
5 Jan 2011
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IE zero-day leaked to China?

Google researcher Michal Zalewski says details on a potentially serious IE vulnerability could be in the hands of Chinese hackers.
4 Jan 2011
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Security threats to beware in 2011

We take a look ahead to what threats await us in 2011.
3 Jan 2011
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Top 10 security threats of 2010

We list our top 10 threats of 2010 and their impact on the security industry as a whole.
29 Dec 2010
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Stuxnet: The most serious threat yet?

The Stuxnet worm has been causing alarm bells to ring in the security industry but what is it and how serious a threat does it pose?
17 Sep 2010
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New zero-day flaw hits Adobe Acrobat and Reader

Adobe is working to fix the exploit, which is being actively used in the wild.
15 Dec 2009
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IE flaw fixed for Microsoft’s last patches of 2009

Next week sees a Microsoft security patch roll-out for Christmas.
4 Dec 2009
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New exploit targets Internet Explorer zero-day flaw

If you haven't upgraded to the latest version of Internet Explorer, you may soon be under attack.
23 Nov 2009
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Windows 7 zero-day flaw reported by researcher

Windows 7 escaped unscathed from November's patch day, but it looks like a zero-day vulnerability has already been found.
13 Nov 2009
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Security flaw hits Internet Explorer

Microsoft has warned that a dangerous unpatched zero-day bug is leaving Internet Explorer users open to attack.
7 Jul 2009
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Adobe PDF flaw gets homebrewed patch

A security researcher has created a homemade patch that could protect Adobe Reader and Acrobat products until a fix is released mid-March.
24 Feb 2009
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