The WhiteHat Aviator Web Browser Is Now Available For Windows

Sunday, March 23rd, 2014

With every website you visit, you’re vulnerable to malicious hackers out to steal your surfing history, passwords, email access, bank account numbers, medical info, and more. And the “big browsers” don’t do enough to stop it. But now you can protect yourself before you go on the Web – with WhiteHat ...

All major browsers fall during second day at Pwn2Own hacking contest

Friday, March 14th, 2014

Security researchers demonstrated zero-day exploits against Google Chrome, Microsoft Internet Explorer, Apple Safari, Mozilla Firefox and Adobe Flash Player during the second day of the Pwn2Own hacking competition Thursday, racking up total prizes of US$450,000. A team from French vulnerability research firm Vupen hacked Google Chrome by exploiting a use-after-free vulnerability ...

Security Updates Available for Adobe Flash Player

Thursday, February 20th, 2014

Adobe has released security updates to address a vulnerability in Adobe Flash Player 12.0.0.44 or earlier versions for Windows and Macintosh and Adobe Flash Player 11.2.202.336 or earlier versions for Linux.  Exploitation of this vulnerability could allow an attacker to take control of an affected system. US-CERT recommends that users and administrators review ...

Google Adding Automatic Malware Blocking to Chrome

Friday, November 1st, 2013

Google is adding several security updates to its Chrome browser, including automatic malware blocking and the option to reset browser settings. Newer, stealthier browser malware is released through things like free screensavers, video plug-ins, or fake security updates. It then hides, making it difficult for users to find and uninstall the ...

Cryptolocker: How to avoid getting infected and what to do if you are

Friday, October 25th, 2013

There's a big threat wiling around on the Internet right now: A particularly nasty piece of ransomware called Cryptolocker. Many, many organizations are being infected with this malware, but fortunately, there are surefire ways to avoid it and also ways to mitigate the damage without letting the lowlifes win. What is ...