Hackers could find themselves in the catbird seat on April 8, 2014 — the day Microsoft plans to stop patching Windows XP. As security expert Jason Fossen sees it, those who have zero-day exploits for XP will bank them until that day and then sell them to crooks or loose them themselves on unprotected PCs. […]
Were you trying to access a .cn Internet address over the weekend? Are you still hitting refresh?
Internet users in China were met with sluggish response times early Sunday as the country’s domain extension came under a “denial of service” attack. […]
The U.S. government’s efforts to determine which highly classified materials leaker Edward Snowden took from the National Security Agency have been frustrated by Snowden’s sophisticated efforts to cover his digital trail by deleting or bypassing electronic logs, government officials told The Associated Press. Such logs would have showed what information Snowden viewed or downloaded. […]