Stefanie Hoffman

Recent articles by Stefanie Hoffman

Microsoft releases report on support scam

Microsoft releases report on support scam

Trustworthy Computing Group exposed scammer's scripts and malware.
Stefanie Hoffman Jun 20 2011, 9:21AM Hardware
IMF phishing attack opens channel opportunities

IMF phishing attack opens channel opportunities

Organisations on high-alert as spear fishing attacks become more frequent.
Stefanie Hoffman Jun 14 2011, 8:53AM Hardware
1 Million accounts exposed in latest Sony hack

1 Million accounts exposed in latest Sony hack

Sony is reeling from another data breach, when miscreants broke into the computer networks of Sony Pictures and exposed personal information of more than one million customers.
Stefanie Hoffman Jun 6 2011, 10:46AM Hardware
Explosion Of Mobile Security Threats Creates Partner Opportunities

Explosion Of Mobile Security Threats Creates Partner Opportunities

More than ever, workers are ditching standard issue corporate devices and relying on personal smartphones and tablets. And organizations are letting them do it.
Stefanie Hoffman May 30 2011, 8:54AM Hardware
Google fixes Android login flaw

Google fixes Android login flaw

Flaw enables hackers to launch sidejacking attacks that access and steal users' personal data via the calendar, contacts and other Web services.
Stefanie Hoffman May 26 2011, 1:23PM Hardware
Apple addresses Mac Defender phishing attack

Apple addresses Mac Defender phishing attack

Apple admitted the recent onslaught of MacDefender malware is a threat to its Mac OS X platform.
Stefanie Hoffman May 26 2011, 10:30AM Hardware
Dimension Data finds security flaws with Cisco and others

Dimension Data finds security flaws with Cisco and others

Nearly three-quarters of network equipment, including a significant number of Cisco devices, contains at least one security flaw.
Stefanie Hoffman May 25 2011, 9:31AM Hardware
Phishing attacks rise following bin Laden's death: Symantec

Phishing attacks rise following bin Laden's death: Symantec

Terror leader's death spurs jump in phishing attacks while spam volumes fall.
Stefanie Hoffman May 23 2011, 10:12AM Hardware
Sony reacts to yet another PlayStation hack

Sony reacts to yet another PlayStation hack

Sony takes down PlayStation Network login and password reset pages to block a serious vulnerability.
Stefanie Hoffman May 20 2011, 10:25AM Hardware
Sophos anoints channel chief

Sophos anoints channel chief

Sophos has named former Novell executive Steve Hale as its new global head of channels.
Stefanie Hoffman May 20 2011, 10:25AM Hardware
Romanian hacker TinKode pwns Nasa FTP server

Romanian hacker TinKode pwns Nasa FTP server

Screenshot published as proof.
Stefanie Hoffman May 19 2011, 11:03AM Security
Android security hole. Is that really you?

Android security hole. Is that really you?

Authentication problem leads to risk of impersonation.
Stefanie Hoffman May 19 2011, 11:03AM Hardware
Facebook scam lures users with 'dislike' button

Facebook scam lures users with 'dislike' button

Users warned to avoid "Enable Dislike Button."
Stefanie Hoffman May 17 2011, 9:45AM Hardware
Thoma Bravo buys Tripwire

Thoma Bravo buys Tripwire

Companies to develop new cloud-based solutions.
Stefanie Hoffman May 17 2011, 9:45AM Hardware
Google Chromebooks OS raise data theft concerns

Google Chromebooks OS raise data theft concerns

Experts warn of serious vulnerabilities.
Stefanie Hoffman May 16 2011, 9:19AM Hardware
Adobe fixes critical bugs

Adobe fixes critical bugs

Plugs major security holes in Adobe Flash Player, Flash Media Server, Audition and RoboHelp.
Stefanie Hoffman May 16 2011, 9:19AM Hardware
New SCADA bug used In cyber attacks

New SCADA bug used In cyber attacks

U.S. CERT Warns of critical ActiveX flaw.
Stefanie Hoffman May 13 2011, 10:01AM Hardware
Microsoft to issue two patches in May update

Microsoft to issue two patches in May update

Microsoft flags just three problems for May.
Stefanie Hoffman May 9 2011, 8:45AM Software
Iran: Siemens enabled Stuxnet attacks

Iran: Siemens enabled Stuxnet attacks

Siemens accused of being in league with United States and Israel.
Stefanie Hoffman Apr 19 2011, 3:43PM Security
VMware: Securing vApps major step in cloud migration

VMware: Securing vApps major step in cloud migration

A major paradigm shift , says VMware.
Stefanie Hoffman Dec 17 2010, 10:38AM Hardware

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