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Fri, December 06, 2013 - The suspects are charged with creating and participating in a criminal organization
Fri, December 06, 2013 - A new website allows Internet users to check if their usernames and passwords were exposed in some of the largest data breaches in recent years.
Thu, December 05, 2013 - IT execs are wary, but benefits of cloud technology are a powerful draw
Fri, November 22, 2013 - The company calls on others to embrace 'perfect forward secrecy'
Wed, November 20, 2013 - The exposed information included email addresses and plaintext passwords
Wed, November 20, 2013 - Some GitHub accounts had their passwords, access tokens and SSH keys reset
Tue, November 19, 2013 - The company completed its planned switch to SSL certificates with 2048-bit keys ahead of schedule
Mon, November 18, 2013 - A group of hackers claim to have exploited an undocumented vulnerability in the vBulletin Internet forum software in order to break into the MacRumors.com and vBulletin.com forums.
Wed, November 13, 2013 - Republican critics of Obamacare say website operators saw memos about a lack of security testing
Tue, November 12, 2013 - Users whose Adobe online log-in credentials were exposed and used the same passwords on Facebook will need to change them
Thu, November 07, 2013 - Microsoft and Facebook team up to reward vulnerability research that can affect a lot of Internet users
Thu, October 31, 2013 - Penetration testers used a faked woman's identity on social networks to break into a government agency with strong cybersecurity defenses
Fri, October 25, 2013 - The nonprofit site will keep less user data and adopt the secure HTTPS protocol by default
Fri, October 25, 2013 - The compromise extended to two servers, the PHP Group said