DDoS attacks are usually seen as the domain of hacktivists and hackers looking to block - then blackmail - companies that are heavily dependent on their Internet presence.
Secunia announced the availability of Secunia PSI 3.0, a free computer security scanner which identifies software applications that are insecure and in need of security updates, or patches.
PC users will be able to keep their software more secure with the launch of the latest version of the Secunia Personal Software Inspector (PSI).
Internet users are at risk from the rapid growth in software security flaws - specifically end-point vulnerabilities.
Multiple vulnerabilities have been reported in multiple Schneider Electric products, which can be exploited by malicious people to conduct cross-site scripting attacks, disclose potentially sensitive information, and compromise a user's system, according to Secunia.
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