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Bot attacking gift card accounts

It’s the gift that keeps on giving for cybercriminals. The accounts connected to gift cards are being wiped out as quickly as a teenager with cash at a shopping mall. Luxury retailers, supermarkets, and major…




Update on HTML5 Video for Netflix

About four years ago, we shared our plans for playing premium video in HTML5, replacing Silverlight and eliminating the extra step of installing and updating browser plug-ins. Since then, we have launched HTML5 video on…




Ubiquiti called out for security flaw

When it comes to evaluating networking devices (routers, Access Points, switches), almost everyone focuses on the hardware. Not me. My RouterSecurity.org site is devoted to software. But, there is yet another crucial aspect to evaluating…


Some HTTPS inspection tools might weaken security

Companies that use security products to inspect HTTPS traffic might inadvertently make their users’ encrypted connections less secure and expose them to man-in-the-middle attacks, the U.S. Computer Emergency Readiness Team warns. US-CERT, a division of…