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Office Mac users at risk

PC security experts have criticized Microsoft this week for releasing security patches attempting to fix vulnerabilities in Windows versions of their presentation program Powerpoint, whilst announcing Mac users of Office Mac could remain at risk,... More...

Computer Routers face Hijack Risk

Researchers at the University of Indiana and Symantec are warning that about half of internet users with a home router are vulnerable to having the hardware hijacked. The researchers found that home router users are... More...

All Java Phones at Risk From New Mobile Virus

Security software house Kaspersky is warning of a new mobile virus that does not just target smartphones but any mobile capable of running Java (J2ME) applications. The malware claims to be an application called RedBrowser,... More...

Google Admits Desktop Security Risk

Businesses have been warned by research company Gartner that the latest Google Desktop Beta has an "unacceptable security risk," and Google agrees. On Feb. 9, Google unveiled Google Desktop 3, a free,... More...

IE Flaw Puts Windows XP SP2 at Risk

A flaw has been discovered in Internet Explorer that could enable a remote attack on systems running Windows XP with Service Pack 2, eEye Digital Security has warned. The flaw, which also... More...

Apple's Intel Risk

By now it is a well known fact that Apple Computer is switching to chips designed and manufacturered by Intel within the next year or so. Apple chief executive Steve Jobs confirmed that the... More...

Linux Ranks No. 2 On Microsoft Risk List

The open-source operating system trailed only the economic environment in the biggest risks outlined by CFO John Connors. Microsoft is taking the Linux threat seriously. So seriously, in fact, that open-source software... More...

Open source group unveils security risk list

Washington-based open source group the Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP) has published a list of the most dangerous internet application security problems. The group advises that governments and private sector organisations should... More...

Web at risk from security flaws

The Internet is becoming more susceptible to a variety of security risks due to problems in the software behind it. A new bug in Apache has recently been found that allows people to run malicious... More...

Hotmail at Risk to Cookie Thieves

Thanks Hatter for this. MSN Hotmail users, guard your cookies. A simple technique for accessing Microsoft's free e-mail service without a password is in the wild and apparently being exploited. The trick... More...

Privacy of MP3 fans at risk

Thanks MxxCon from our forum for the heads up :D A security hole has been discovered in one of the world's most popular file-swapping programs which allows anyone to gain private information about... More...

AOL ICQ in hacker risk alert

A remotely exploitable buffer overflow glitch poses a risk for AOL ICQ users who have failed to apply a security fix, CERT warned yesterday. It says attackers who are able to exploit... More...

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