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Dell has acquired RSA – download a PDF to read all about it

Dell’s multi-billion dollar takeover of RSA’s parent company EMC is complete.

If you’re an RSA customer, they’re inviting you to download a PDF to read all about it…


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RSA attempts (and fails) to refute claims it helped NSA weaken encryption

Nothing in RSA’s statement denies that the NSA paid them to make Dual_EC_DRBG the default random number generator in BSAFE encryption tools.


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The NSA’s $10 million ‘bribe’ to get RSA to use backdoored encryption algorithm

The NSA arranged a secret $10 million deal with security firm RSA that ultimately resulted in the company incorporating a flawed algorithm for generating random numbers into its products, creating a backdoor into encrypted communications.


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The Hand of Thief Linux banking Trojan being sold to criminals for $2000

Yet another reason why Linux users shouldn’t be complacent about their computer security, and run an anti-virus program.


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Security firm RSA blames nation state for attack on its servers

RSA has revealed that it believes two groups, working on behalf of a single nation state, hacked into its servers and stole information related to the company’s SecurID two-factor authentication products.

But for some reason it’s declining to say which country..


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Hackers hit IMF with ‘sophisticated cyberattack’, reports claim

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has been hit by a major hack, according to media reports.


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Strike three: Speculation rises that another US military contractor has been hit by hackers

US military contractor Northrop Grumman may have suffered a hacking attack on its networks, according to Fox News.


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L-3 defense supplier targeted in RSA SecurID hack attack, report claims

US military contractor L-3 Communications, whose customers include the US Department of Defense, has been named in a news report as having been targeted in attacks by external hackers.

And, once again, it is the RSA SecurID security breach that is being blamed.


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US military contractors hacked – possible link with RSA SecurID breach

Hackers have broken into the network of Lockheed Martin and several other US military contractors, according to media reports.


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Security firm RSA warns that its servers have been hacked

Hackers have broken into the servers of RSA, the security division of EMC, and stolen information related to the company’s SecurID two-factor authentication products.


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Sophos’s Naked Security nominated in 3rd Annual Social Security Blogger Awards

Naked Security has been named a finalist in two categories at the upcoming Social Security Blogger Awards.

Oh, and there’s still time to vote. Hint hint..


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SC Awards fail for Clu-blog, and no Rolf Harris either

Read more in my article at Naked Security.


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Sophos bloggers at the RSA Conference

Read more in my article at Naked Security.


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Vote for your favourite security blogger

Read more in my article at Naked Security.


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Web seminar: Learn about social networking threats

Read more in my article at Naked Security.


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Meet Sophos at Infosec in London

Read more in my article at Naked Security.


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