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Galaxy S5 Flaw Allows Hackers to Steal and Clone Fingerprints

Galaxy S5 Flaw Allows Hackers to Steal and Clone Fingerprints

Attackers can remotely intercept and collect fingerprint information as it’s transmitted from the sensor to the encrypted “safe zone.”

(ISC)2 Names GISLA Finalists

(ISC)2 Names GISLA Finalists

The honorees for the 12th annual Government Information Security Leadership Awards are out, including contenders for a new "up-and-coming" category.

Trend Micro Wins Legal Dispute With Patent Troll

Trend Micro Wins Legal Dispute With Patent Troll

Copyright lawsuit shelved after judge sides with security giant

‘Dead Apps’ Are Biggest BYOD Risk

‘Dead Apps’ Are Biggest BYOD Risk

Applications removed from official app stores pose major threat

Expert Raises Hacking Concerns Over Network Rail Upgrade

Expert Raises Hacking Concerns Over Network Rail Upgrade

New digital signaling system could be vulnerable to insider threat

FTC Censures Nomi for Secretly Tracking Consumers in Stores

FTC Censures Nomi for Secretly Tracking Consumers in Stores

The FTC said that Nomi collected information on about nine million mobile devices within the first nine months of 2013.

Awareness Grows for File Transfer Security, But Still Work to Do

Awareness Grows for File Transfer Security, But Still Work to Do

Many organizations, especially in healthcare, are still using insecure file services like the consumer version of Dropbox.

Bad Actors Target Websense Employees in Wake of Raytheon Deal

Bad Actors Target Websense Employees in Wake of Raytheon Deal

Emails with the subject “Welcome to join Raytheon!” signaled the kickoff of an ambitious attack.

Attackers Focus on Vulnerability Exploits in 2H 2014 – Report

Attackers Focus on Vulnerability Exploits in 2H 2014 – Report

New tactic to target North American and European victims

Rights Groups Slam US Cyber Info Sharing Bills

Rights Groups Slam US Cyber Info Sharing Bills

Legislation could give green light to more invasive surveillance

Former CIA Boss Petraeus Gets Probation After Leaking Secrets

Former CIA Boss Petraeus Gets Probation After Leaking Secrets

Ex-general walks free at end of sorry two-year case

#RSAC: Centralized Visibility Allows an Advanced Threat Response

#RSAC: Centralized Visibility Allows an Advanced Threat Response

Cisco's Martin Roesch says that contextualizing security events to drive better control is a critical advanced strategy.

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