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SSL certificate authorities vs. ???

With all the publicity about breaches of <a href="">SSL certificate authorities</a> and a hack that exploits a vulnerability in the supposedly secure protocol, it's time to consider something else to protect Internet transactions. If only there were something else to turn to.

Tim Greene | 02 Nov | Read more

Gang of Zeus-driven bank thieves put out of business

A mid-level organizer of an international online bank-theft ring that relied on the <a href="">Zeus Trojan</a> faces up to 45 years in prison when he is sentenced Jan. 13 after pleading guilty to conspiracy to commit bank fraud and possession of false IDs.

Tim Greene | 27 Sep | Read more

Netflix deals with cloud security concerns

As Netflix commits its future to streaming movies to customers, it relies almost exclusively on cloud services for its infrastructure, raising security concerns that require a new way of thinking, the company's cloud security architect says.

Tim Greene | 22 Sep | Read more

Breached SSL certificate authority suspends sales

After being dumped as a trusted SSL certificate authority by <a href="">Microsoft</a> and Google browsers, Dutch CA <a href="">DigiNotar</a> has suspended its sale of certificates.

Tim Greene | 31 Aug | Read more