Acting on concerns that Russian company Kaspersky Lab has connections to cyber-espionage activities, the US government has banned the use of Kaspersky Lab security software.
A programming error in the Microsoft Windows kernel might inhibit security software vendors and kernel developers from properly identifying modules loaded during runtime.
81 percent of software developers avoiding asking their manager for advice. For 41 percent, YouTube is the first go-to place for developers to learn new programming tricks.
Cloud-based unified communications services provider Fuze earlier this year repaired three vulnerabilities in a customer web portal.
A new CryptoMix ransomware variant called ERROR has been released that includes a new extension added to the encrypted files, ransom note and new encryption keys.
Attackers secretly modified at least five software packages distributed by network connectivity and server management solutions provider NetSarang in order to infect its business users with modular backdoor spyware.
Android Apps on the Google Play Store have been discovered to harbour spyware originally created by an Iraqi developer. Surveillance malware records audio and steals data from users.
A vulnerability discovered in a series of revision control tools for software developers, including GitLab, Mercurial, and Apache Subversion (SVN), can be exploited to launch malicious command executions,
The UK government has issued a range of guidelines designed to ensure vehicle design includes cyber-security at all stages of development.
The simple premise behind last week's Shift Left conference, organised by CheckMarx, was to do security early and throughout code development, and empower developers.
As new laws limiting Russian officials from using non-approved software come into force next month, those contravening the regulations are warned they face being fired.
Josh Corman, founder of I Am the Cavalry, spoke at IP EXPO Europe 2016 and pointed the finger at the software supply chain to tackle cyber-threats, arguing that we need fewer and better suppliers.
Half of all students in the UK have no security software installed on any of their devices, even though a quarter of teenagers are 'almost constantly' connected.
If UK businesses don't accommodate higher security requirements by 19 September, they could miss salary payments.
Software company Sage has reportedly suffered a data breach orchestrated by an insider of the company. The police are investigating and the ICO has been informed.
The Gundremmingen nuclear power plant located 120 km northwest of Munich has been infected with computer viruses and malware.
Following the compromising of nearly all its databases and emails, and then the subsequent release of those company details, Hacking Team posted a job listing for a "hacker/developer."
As software becomes increasingly complex, we must start addressing security as a key component at an early stage to prevent long-term costs from spiralling up, says Lev Lesokhin.
Experimental Firefox functionality release to web developers intended to block Internet tracking elements
Firmware on Lenovo laptops keeps installing software - which is not just annoying, its also a security vulnerability.
The bulk of the software on which we rely has not been written with sufficient rigour and we are paying the price, says Tony Dyhouse.
Older operating systems are considerably more vulnerable and users put themselves at greater risk of security breaches says the latest Microsoft Security Intelligence Report
Russians concerned that sanctions could hit support for and even supply of Western software used in its defence sector.