Bugcrowd Releases Open Source Vulnerability Disclosure Framework The problems that come from doing security research on modern Web applications and other software aren’t just challenging for researchers, but also for the companies on the receiving end of their advisories. Companies unaccustomed to dealing with researchers can find themselves in a difficult position, trying to figure out the clearest path forward. To help […]
WordPress Sites Seeing Increased Malware, Brute Force Attacks This Week A glut of Wordpress sites have fallen victim to both malware infections and a series of brute force attacks that have making the rounds over the past several days, researchers claim.
Researchers Demo TAILS Flaw Exploit, Disclose Details to Developers The critical vulnerability in the TAILS operating system discovered by researchers at Exodus Intelligence lies in the I2P software that's bundled with the OS and the company has released some details and a video demonstrating an exploit against the bug.
Privacy Badger Extension Blocks Tracking Through Social Icons Privacy Badger is one of a new generation of tools designed to help users block much of the silent, pervasive tracking that's done on the Web today, a lot of which is accomplished through social media channels.