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Zerodium offers $2 million for iOS zero-days

by Jeff Stone • 3 months ago

Such price increases are in part a reflection of tighter security in popular technology.

First major Kubernetes flaw enables hackers to access backend servers undetected

by Jeff Stone • 4 months ago

The bug in the popular open-source tool warranted a 9.8 out of 10 severity score because it could allow outsiders to establish a connection through Kubernetes’ trusted application program interface to backend servers.

Snyk gets $22 million for platform that tracks security flaws in open source projects

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 6 months ago

Snyk's platform helps customers patch vulnerabilities in code pulled from open source platforms like GitHub, Bitbucket and GitLab. The company wants to eventually be able to fix those flaws in runtime.

Report: Criminals loved to target PowerPoint in 2017

by Michelai Graham • 12 months ago

Recorded Future found that cybercriminals exploited PowerPoint the most in 2017 to steal money and information.

Potential for backdoors in foreign telecom gear draws FCC's attention

by Sean Lyngaas • 12 months ago

Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai wants to bar U.S. telecommunications providers from buying equipment and services he says could give foreign-government hackers a foothold into the supply chain.

Hackers beat Firefox and Safari to earn $105K at Pwn2Own

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 1 year ago

Chinese contestants from major companies had been dominating the contest in recent years, but new regulations from Beijing prohibited them from joining this year's fray.

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