Publication: Computerworld Security News

First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 16 hours ago - 1 reports

Security spending gets boost from mobile, social and cloud, says Gartner

The increased adoption of mobile, social and cloud computing is driving growth in security spending among organizations that are also becoming more aware of threats on all those fronts. ... [Published Computerworld Security News - 20 hours ago]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

Retired US airport body scanners fail to spot guns, knives

A type of body scanner in wide use across U.S. airports through last year fails to spot well-concealed weapons including guns and knives, computer security researchers contend. ... [Published Computerworld Security News - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

As sales deadline approaches, OEMs continue to push Windows 7 PCs to consumers

With a Microsoft-mandated deadline a little more than two months away, computer makers are still selling PCs equipped with Windows 7 Home Premium. ... [Published Computerworld Security News - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

Many Chrome browser extensions do sneaky things

An analysis by security researchers of 48,000 extensions for Google's Chrome browser uncovered many that are used for fraud and data theft, actions that are mostly undetectable to regular users. ... [Published Computerworld Security News - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

'Reveton'ransomware adds powerful password stealer

A type of malware called Reveton, which falsely warns users they've broken the law and demands payment of a fine, has been upgraded with powerful password stealing functions, according to Avast. ... [Published Computerworld Security News - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

About 4.5M face risk of ID theft after hospital network hacked

About 4.5 million people in 28 states face the risk of identity theft due to a massive data breach at Community Health Systems (CHS) a Franklin, Tenn., based health network. ... [Published Computerworld Security News - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Update: Microsoft pulls crippling patch from Windows Update

Although Microsoft has pulled a patch from Windows Update that crippled some computers, it is still pushing a truncated version of the security update that contained the flawed fix. ... [Published Computerworld Security News - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Chinese man indicted over theft of Boeing C-17 secrets

A Chinese man has been indicted for allegedly directing two China-based hackers to infiltrate Boeing and other defense contractors to steal gigabytes of documents describing U.S. military aircraft. ... [Published Computerworld Security News - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

Ferguson's tiny IT operation in the maelstrom

Ferguson, Mo., the city now in the midst of protests over a fatal police shooting, runs the type of IT department that gets almost no attention. ... [Published Computerworld Security News - Aug 14 2014]
First reported Aug 13 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 1 reports

Microsoft postpones IE's Java blocking after IT complains

Microsoft has postponed the implementation of Java blocking within Internet Explorer and will give customers a little less than a month to deal with the unexpected change. ... [Published Computerworld Security News - Aug 13 2014]
First reported Aug 13 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 1 reports

Malware no longer avoids virtual machines

Many malicious software programs used to make a quick exit on virtual machines, a tactic designed to avoid a security check. But that isn't the case anymore, according Symantec research. ... [Published Computerworld Security News - Aug 13 2014]
First reported Aug 13 2014 - Updated Aug 13 2014 - 1 reports

Tennessee firm blames bank for $193K cybertheft

A lawsuit filed in Tennessee earlier this month has resurfaced questions about a bank's responsibility in protecting customers against cyberheists. ... [Published Computerworld Security News - Aug 13 2014]
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Security spending gets boost from mobile, socia... [Published Computerworld Security News - 20 hours ago]
As sales deadline approaches, OEMs continue to ... [Published Computerworld Security News - Aug 21 2014]
Retired US airport body scanners fail to spot g... [Published Computerworld Security News - Aug 21 2014]
'Reveton'ransomware adds powerful password stealer [Published Computerworld Security News - Aug 20 2014]
Many Chrome browser extensions do sneaky things [Published Computerworld Security News - Aug 20 2014]
About 4.5M face risk of ID theft after hospital... [Published Computerworld Security News - Aug 18 2014]
Update: Microsoft pulls crippling patch from Wi... [Published Computerworld Security News - Aug 18 2014]
Chinese man indicted over theft of Boeing C-17 ... [Published Computerworld Security News - Aug 18 2014]
Ferguson's tiny IT operation in the maelstrom [Published Computerworld Security News - Aug 14 2014]
Tennessee firm blames bank for $193K cybertheft [Published Computerworld Security News - Aug 13 2014]
Microsoft postpones IE's Java blocking after IT... [Published Computerworld Security News - Aug 13 2014]
Malware no longer avoids virtual machines [Published Computerworld Security News - Aug 13 2014]
15 new vulnerabilities reported during router h... [Published Computerworld Security News - Aug 12 2014]
IBM focuses on identity management with Lightho... [Published Computerworld Security News - Aug 11 2014]
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Security Manager's Journal: Peering behind the ... [Published Computerworld Security News - Aug 11 2014]
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Google lowers search ranking of websites that d... [Published Computerworld Security News - Aug 07 2014]
Could drones get X-ray vision through Wi-Fi? [Published Computerworld Security News - Aug 07 2014]
OpenSSL, critical Web encryption tool, gets nin... [Published Computerworld Security News - Aug 07 2014]
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Security spending gets boost from mobile, socia... [Published Computerworld Security News - 20 hours ago]
The increased adoption of mobile, social and cloud computing is driving growth in security spending among organizations that are also becoming more aware of threats on all those fronts. ...
As sales deadline approaches, OEMs continue to ... [Published Computerworld Security News - Aug 21 2014]
With a Microsoft-mandated deadline a little more than two months away, computer makers are still selling PCs equipped with Windows 7 Home Premium. ...
Retired US airport body scanners fail to spot g... [Published Computerworld Security News - Aug 21 2014]
A type of body scanner in wide use across U.S. airports through last year fails to spot well-concealed weapons including guns and knives, computer security researchers contend. ...
'Reveton'ransomware adds powerful password stealer [Published Computerworld Security News - Aug 20 2014]
A type of malware called Reveton, which falsely warns users they've broken the law and demands payment of a fine, has been upgraded with powerful password stealing functions, according to Avast. ...
Many Chrome browser extensions do sneaky things [Published Computerworld Security News - Aug 20 2014]
An analysis by security researchers of 48,000 extensions for Google's Chrome browser uncovered many that are used for fraud and data theft, actions that are mostly undetectable to regular users. ...
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