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East Coast Feeling Effect of Denial of Service Attack

Been having trouble getting around the Net today? You're not alone. The eastern part of the United States is being affected by today's second distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack. William Turton from Gizmodo provides more details. Read... Read more

Don't Have a Yahoo Email Address and Think You're Safe from the Hack?

Via Graham Cluley | @gcluley As we should all know by now, Yahoo announced recently it had been massively hacked. Think you're safe because you don't have a Yahoo! account? Think again. Read full article Read more

2016 Cybersecurity Report (for Pizza Only)

Via Jon Hendren | @fart Something often overlooked in cybersecurity reporting is that criminals don’t just target banks, governments and huge businesses — that’s Hollywood. Read the full article. Read more

Keeping Your Online Accounts Safe

With security breaches becoming a common occurrence, how can we feel safe that our digital lives won't fall victim to the next breach to hit the news? The Sad Truth About Security In today's highly connected world, there is almost no way to... Read more

Drown attack sinks SSL security

Via Cliff Saran | @cliffsaran Researchers have published a paper outlining how an attacker could crack the TLS security protocol to gain access to millions of secure websites. The cross-protocol attack, known as DROWN (Decrypting RSA with Obsolete... Read more

Flash in the cross hairs

Adobe Flash has been an endagered technology for a number of years, but now the call for its elimination are growing very loud. Last week Mozilla blocked the plug-in in the Firefox browser.  "Adobe has tried hard over the years to improve... Read more

Central Vermont Medical Center

Central Vermont Medical Center (CVMC) is a community medical center that includes Central Vermont Hospital, Woodridge Rehabilitation and Nursing, the National Life Cancer Treatment Center and a variety of Medical Group Practices. The medical staff... Read more


A new web server vulnerability called VENOM was announced yesterday, but customers of Signal's web hosting are safe. Virtualized Environment Neglected Operations Manipulation (VENOM) can affect so-called "virtual" machines, many of which may... Read more

Google revamps CAPTCHAs

Well, it was only a matter of time. Google tells us most CAPTCHAs — those little tests we're required to pass online in order to prove we're actually human beings by interpreting squiggly text — can mostly be defeated now by clever computers. But... Read more

More cyber attacks on Apple products likely

Security attacks on Apple products are on the rise, according to computer security firm SentinalOne, and likely to increase on 2015. Call it the double-edged sword of success. As desktops running Mac OS and devices running iOS become ever more... Read more