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Attackers have developed a way to exploit Heartbleed in an SSL VPN, bypassing multifactor authentication to gain remote access to an organization's internal network, according to researchers at security firm Mandiant, the consulting and incident response arm of network security vendor FireEye.
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People who have accounts on the enrolmentwebsite for President Barack Obama's signature health care law are being told to change their passwords following an administration-wide review of the government's vulnerability to the confounding Heartbleed computer virus.
Early in the afternoon of April 7, a website called Heartbleed.com went live, warning the public of a devastating new security bug that affected two-thirds of the Internet's servers.
Kentucky's House speaker says someone hacked his Twitter account to post inflammatory comments about U.S. Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell.
A report published showed that 3.1 million smartphones were stolen in the US last year, that's a big jump from the 1.6 million figure in 2012.
Hackers breached the security of the arts and crafts retail chain Michaels and stole credit card data from almost three million Micheals' customers, according to an April 17 report in ABCNews .
Often, when a tech company gets bought out, the company - along with its culture and identity - get "swallowed up" by its new owner, with its name just a memory.
Cyber attacks what many fear are the new face of terrorism. Experts say the keyboard can create more disastrous results than a bomb or natural disaster.
The branch of the Homeland Security Department defending critical private networks on Thursday issued a bulletin listing 14 hallmarks that indicate a hacker has tried to take advantage of the Heartbleed bug in company systems.
Observable Networks, an emerging leader of network security technology and advanced threat detection services, today officially entered the IT security market, empowering organizations to readily understand normal and abnormal device behaviors in their networks.
Secret Service investigators say they are close to gaining a full understanding of the methods hackers used to breach Target's computer systems last December.
A Berlin-based researcher says he has managed to fool the fingerprint-based security system on Samsung's new Galaxy S5 smartphone using wood glue and a picture of the original print.
I've always thought of LaCie as more of a boutique storage-maker, the sort of outfit you'll pay a little more to get something in orange, because hard drives always look better in orange.
Stephen Arthuro Solis-Reyes, 19, of London, Ont., has been charged with the theft of over 900 SIN numbers.
Just days after his conviction and three-year prison sentence were overturned , hacker Andrew "Weev" Auernheimer delivered a bold message on HuffPost Live: "Come bring it, federal government."
A Canadian cyber crime unit has arrested and charged a 19-year-old Ontario man for allegedly hacking into the country's tax agency using the Heartbleed Internet security bug.