0-days hitting Fedora and Ubuntu open desktops to a world of hurt
If your desktop runs a mainstream release of Linux, chances are you're vulnerable.
Hackers use SSH to control connected devices for brute-force attacks
A report reveals that hackers can easily move past the SSH login block with a few simple tricks if the manufacturer-provided credentials remain unchanged. Thanks to this, internet-based devices are used in brute-force attacks on consumers.
Supercomputers: Obama orders world's fastest computer
President Obama has signed an executive order calling for the US to build the world's fastest computer by 2025.
15 Top-Paying Certifications for 2015
Certifications in IT security, networking, and systems management are at the top of the certification pay scale.
Lenovo System Update Privilege Escalation
Multiple vulnerabilities have been identified within Lenovo System Update (previously known as ThinkVantage System Update). Lenovo has released a new version of the Lenovo System Update software that addresses these vulnerabilities.
Self-destructing virus kills off PCs
A computer virus that tries to avoid detection by making the machine it infects unusable has been found.