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FDA warns users of cyber vulnerability in pacemaker programmers

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

The FDA has issued a cybersecurity advisory for two models of programmers used on cardiac devices like pacemakers and defibrillators.

Slow disclosure of Google+ flaw draws attention of senators

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

Republican senators have written to Google CEO Sundar Pichai demanding to know why the company was reportedly slow to disclose a software flaw in its Google+ social network.

DEF CON founder says there’s a ‘civil war’ at voting vendors over security

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

DEF CON founder Jeff Moss told CyberScoop competing impulses over approaches to security at voting equipment makers could force some engineers to leave.

DEF CON report finds decade-old flaw in widely used ballot-counting machine

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

A voting tabulator used to count ballots in more than half the states has a decade-old flaw that leaves it vulnerable to hacking, according to a new report.

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

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 months ago

The Florida Republican 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 • 3 months 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.

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