Articles by Kara Reeder 

McAfee's 2011 Threat Predictions

There's a bulls-eye on the platforms and services users are embracing the most.

California Health Department Suffers 'Big' Security Breach

The information was encrypted, and officials say there is no evidence that the information has been misused.

Microsoft Office 2003, 2007 to Get Security Boost

OVE in Office 2003 and 2007 will prompt a warning that the document could be dangerous.

Mozilla Patches 13 Firefox Vulnerabilities

Eleven of the bugs are rated as "critical," one as "high" and one as "moderate."

Hackivists Hit MasterCard, Others for WikiLeaks Snub

Wikileaks hackivists have launched DoS attacks against MasterCard, PostFinance and PayPal.

New Botnet Emerges in Darkness

Darkness has been used to attack more than 100 targets.

U.S. 'Way Behind' in Securing Networks

The slow progress of the government installation of high-tech systems to block computer intrusions is allowing criminals to become more adept at stealing sensitive data.

Government Cyber Security Spending to Reach $13.3 Billion in 2015

The investment is being driven by a whopping 445 percent increase in security incidents over the last few years.

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