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Government website encryption needs help from DHS, Sen. Wyden says

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 month ago

Despite significant improvements to government website encryption, some metadata is still transmitted insecurely, the Oregon Democrat said.

Why DNS resolvers are having a moment

by CyberScoop Staff • 7 months ago

Quad9 Executive Director John Todd talked with Greg Otto at the 2018 RSA conference about the service’s growth, and what it means in the quest to improve basic cyber hygiene.

Internet infrastructure server hijacked for $152,000 Ether theft

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 8 months ago

A heist carried out through the DNS tubes.

Newly uncovered malware uses DNS requests to siphon credit card data

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 10 months ago

Normally, point-of-sale malware uses HTTP requests to exfiltrate data. Using DNS requests allows attackers to avoid detection.

Free DNS service from internet nonprofits makes security 'as simple as humanly possible'

by Shaun Waterman • 1 year ago

An internet immune system that blocks users and devices from visiting known malicious websites launched Thursday will be free for web users.

Critical Windows DNS vulnerability gives hackers the 'keys to the kingdom'

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 1 year ago

“In the majority of cases, the only requirement would be that an attacker is connected to the same network as their target."

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