Software updates were released for Cisco Web Security Virtual Appliance, Cisco Email Security Virtual Appliance, and Cisco Security Management Virtual Appliance.
Chrome and the open source variant Chromium were downloading audio listening software without permission, not in the extensions list, and with audio set to 'enable'.
Hackers exploiting Flash vulnerability to infect machines with Ransomware
ICYMI: Lot airline DDoS attack; Samsung keyboard vulnerability, poor VoIP server security; LinkedIn bug bounty programme, Verify programme has severe privacy/security problems.
In Case You Missed It: German government and renewable power sector breaches, new regs due, and VoIP attacks rise
This week's In Case You Missed It looks at major German government breach, turbines attacked, nuclear talks targeted, EU Data law looms larger and finally VoIP due an upgrade.
This week's In Case You Missed It looks at Yemen's cyber-army, Google's latest efforts with online privacy and finally some good news for women in security.
Protecting yourself against malware that's aware of anti-virus programs and can self destruct to avoid detection is tricky, says Corey Nachreiner.
Less stick more carrot: EU relaxation of Data Protection Regulation reform is a positive development, says James Henry.
Patching can be a significant pain for organisations. Similar to eating our vegetables, it's something we know we should do but is still hard to swallow for various reasons, says Rob Juncker.