Firefox leaks info useful to attackers

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Mozilla's head of security yesterday confirmed a bug in Firefox that could be used by attackers to scout out a system prior to mounting a more thorough assault. The flaw, said Window Snyder, Mozilla Corp.'s...

Attackers target Windows DRM flaw

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Microsoft has warned that attackers are actively targeting a security vulnerability in the SafeDisc DRM technology that ships as part of Windows. The problem affects the 'secdrv.sys' file, a component of the SafeDisc copy encryption...

Attackers take aim at IE7 flaw

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Microsoft is warning users to avoid suspicious websites and emails after attacks were reported on an unpatched flaw in Internet Explorer 7. The company would not provide exact figures, but said that a "limited number...

Attackers take down SCO site again

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A denial-of-service attack has rendered SCO's Web site inaccessible for the third time this year For the third time this year, unknown attackers have deluged the SCO Group's Web site with enough data...

FBI taps ISPs in hunt for attackers

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The hunt for suspects in Tuesday's terrorist attacks has moved online. On Wednesday, both America Online and EarthLink acknowledged that they are working with the FBI to turn over specific information that may be...

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