According to a lawsuit filed in a Texas court this week, makers of some of the most popular mobile apps are collecting user information without the consumer's consent.
Microsoft, partnered with with secured and managed mobile enterprise app company Good Technology, will bring encrypted e-mail services to the Windows Phone platform.
HP today unveiled a new platform of integrated security solutions that, according the company, is designed to "bridge the gap between security and IT operations of security solutions."
Six tech companies have agreed to provide clear information on their individual privacy policies before their products are downloaded.
DDoS attacks are targeting IPv6 networks for the first time since the Internet protocol started implementation last year.
A large malware ring might have infected more than 5 million Android users with fraudulent apps, according to Symantec.
ForgeRock has released version 2.0 of its OpenIDM identity management offering.
According to a Microsoft Security Intelligence Report, released last month, the most common software exploit type in the first half of 2011 was associated with vulnerabilities in Oracle's Java Runtime Environment (JRE).
Researchers at Acros Security have found and disclosed a Google Chrome flaw it its built-in sandbox protection that could lead to a remote code execution attack.
Attacks against smartphone applications and browsers will continue to rise as the adoption of tablets and smartphones increase.
Investing the time to apply the proper auditing and testing techniques is worth the time, according to security experts.
The creation of malware targeted towards Android devices has increased by a factor of five in the past 12 months.
An updated list of the top 25 coding errors considered to be responsible for the majority of security vulnerabilities plaguing software was released yesterday, with input from a coalition of government, academic and private sector security organizations.
Oracle released a security update this week that addresses 17 critical Java vulnerabilities affecting the Java Development Kit (JDK) and the Java Runtime Environment (JRE).
After Monday's news that a French security firm had found a zero-day exploit in Chrome's code, personnel at Google are pointing to Flash as the issue.
Vupen, a French security group, claimed today that it found a zero-day exploit of Google’s Chrome Web browser when running on Windows.
According to a report by Creative Intellect Consulting, 59 percent of enterprise development teams are not following quality and security processes "rigorously" when developing new software.
According to researchers at Symantec Corp., Google's Android operating system is increasingly becoming the target of malicious code.
Microsoft's tracking protection approach used in Internet Explorer 9 will be reviewed at the Worldwide Web Consortium.
Oracle has addressed a long-standing security flaw in the Java Runtime Environment (JRE). Known variously as "the Mark-of-the-Beast," "the Magic Number," and "the Floating Point of Death," the bug causes the JRE to hang when parsing strings like "2.2250738585072012e-308" to a binary floating point number.