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Security Fix: November 26, 2006 - December 2, 2006

Federal Reserve E-Banking System Outages

A system widely used by U.S. banks to process large volumes of payroll, credit and debit card transactions experienced intermittent outages on Monday and Tuesday, possibly due to some sort of malfunction or communications failure in portions of the Federal...

By Brian Krebs  |  November 28, 2006; 11:25 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  Latest Warnings  
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Apple Patches 31 Security Holes

Apple Computer today released software updates to fix at least 31 separate security flaws in computers powered by different versions of its Mac OS X operating systems. Users can download the free updates using OS X's Software Update feature, or...

By Brian Krebs  |  November 28, 2006; 6:03 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  New Patches  
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With Fans Like These...

Achieving celebrity in the Internet age can be fraught with complications and, sometimes, lead to some downright creepy situations. First, there were the hackers who gained access to Hollywood socialite Paris Hilton's cell phone and voice mail messages in 2005,...

By Brian Krebs  |  November 28, 2006; 3:00 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
 
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Boarding Pass Hacker Breaks Silence

Chris Soghoian, the Indiana University doctoral student whose online demonstration of serious flaws in airport security prompted an FBI investigation, broke his silence this week after the government terminated its investigation into the matter. Soghoian had refused to talk to...

By Brian Krebs  |  November 28, 2006; 9:30 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (22)
Categories:  From the Bunker  
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