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Sen. Rubio wants answers from Apple on privacy-violating app

by Sean Lyngaas • 6 days ago

On Wednesday, Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., wrote to Apple demanding answers on why it reportedly took the tech giant weeks to address security issues in a popular app.

Zero day in popular video surveillance technology goes public, unpatched

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 1 week ago

"The Peekaboo flaw is extremely concerning because it exploits the very technology we rely on to keep us safe," Tenable chief technology officer Renaud Deraison said in a statement.

Tesla offers 'goodwill' to security researchers hacking its cars

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 3 weeks ago

"Tesla values the work done by security researchers in improving the security of our products and service offerings," the company's vulnerability disclosure page reads.

House panel rips CVE contracting and oversight policies

by Sean Lyngaas • 4 weeks ago

The industry-wide program for naming and documenting vulnerabilities suffers from fluctuating funding and insufficient oversight, according to a House panel.

Cisco Talos' Craig Williams on the hunt for bugs and abnormal behavior

by Sean Lyngaas • 4 weeks ago

Craig Williams, Talos’s director of outreach, gives his take on high-profile threats and how he approaches the craft of investigating malware campaigns.

Health care cyber experts tout progress in vulnerability disclosure at BSides Vegas

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

The delicate process for disclosing software and hardware bugs in medical devices has made important strides in recent years as the threat of lawsuits against security researchers has receded.