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Fake online pharmacies and malware depots popup all over the place. The people that build these sites are in somewhat of a predicament. They need to lay low because they’re using hacked hosting, but at the same time they need …

In Other News | Posted 22 Jan 2011 | Comments Off on Hacked Websites For Sale | 2,395 views

What do the US Army CECOM, State of Utah, and State of Michigan websites all have in common? They’re all listed for sale on a website offering access to hacked websites. We didn’t include any links to the hacked sites …

Data Management | Posted 21 Jan 2011 | Comments Off on The Math Behind A DOS Attack | 1,825 views

The scenario is quite common. A web server that has been running well suddenly starts acting sluggish, and then suddenly it falls over. The site is down. System administrators are investigating, and managers are wondering if the site is being …

In Other News | Posted 16 Jan 2011 | Comments Off on Facebook Gives Access To Contact Info | 1,380 views
Facebook Filler Panel

A post on the Facebook developer blog has revealed that user will soon be able to grant access to their personal contact info. The post indicates Facebook application will soon be able to request access to current address and mobile …

Defense In Depth | Posted 16 Jan 2011 | Comments Off on ClamAV 3.0 for Windows Open Beta | 1,367 views
ClamAV

The open-source ClamAV toolkit is officially moving into new territory- Windows. The new ClamAV 3.0 for Windows is now in open beta. ClamAV for Windows utilizes the cloud to aid with the propagation of new detection signatures. Evaluation downloads …

In Other News | Posted 2 Jan 2011 | Comments Off on No Security Predictions | 1,316 views

We’ve decided against putting together a top 10 list of security predictions for 2011. Plenty of lists have already been published. Obviously as we look to push more data into the cloud, the security of the cloud infrastructure and mobile …

Defense In Depth | Posted 24 Dec 2010 | Comments Off on Microsoft Warns of IE Vulnerability | 1,258 views
Microsoft Windows Logo

Microsoft has published an advisory for all supported versions of IE. The advisory warns of a problem with a CSS-related function in IE6 through IE8. Malicious websites could take advantage of the vulnerability to run code of their choice …

Communications | Posted 17 Dec 2010 | Comments Off on Worst Gift Ever | 1,135 views

Beware of the WORST GIFT EVER! We’ve received a couple of emails with this subject line. The emails pretend to be one of those massively over-forwarded holiday chain emails that circulate each year. Hoping to take advantage of everyone’s curiosity …