By using two-factor authentication, sites reduce the value of a stolen password because an attacker would also need access to the “second factor” in order to successfully access the victim’s account.
Last month, Microsoft published two separate notices of 0-day vulnerabilities that were being used in the wild to attack Microsoft products.
Through our Qualys BrowserCheck online tool we have collected data from over 1.4 million user computer scans and their respective browsers.
Microsoft has released security advisory KB2896666 informing of a vulnerability (CVE-2013-3906) in the TIFF graphics format that is seeing limited attacks in the Middle East and South Asia.
If your job has something to do with security, web development, or system administration, you can’t avoid having to deal with OpenSSL on at least some level.
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