The Cybersecurity (CS) Digest is a curated bi-weekly news summary for cybersecurity professionals. It is transmitted in an HTML-formatted email and provides links to articles and news summaries across a spectrum of cybersecurity topics.
A discussion of the Axelrod-Illiev model for cyberwarfare attack timing.
US Air Force Research Laboratory Orders 20 Teraflop Rugged Computer System - Scientific Computing
AFRL HPC branch to employ GE Intelligent Platforms systems for High Performance Embedded Computing
Android antivirus apps CAN’T kill nasties on sight like normal AV – and that’s Google’s fault - The Register
Android Malware is on the rise, user intervention IS required, but Android AV packages work, even the free ones.
Critical Backdoor in Linksys and Netgear routers found - NetSecurity
Factory reset vulnerability allows access via default admin account and password
Target’s point-of-sale terminals were infected with malware - ComputerWorld
Point of Sale terminal malware blamed, may have been an inside job, credit card Track 1 and 2 data taken, PINs supposedly still encrypted.
Yahoo Ads Hack Spreads Malware - Information Week
Millions of Yahoo's EU users exposed to "Magnitude" exploit of Java vulnerabilities
Federal Government Responses for PII losses not uniform across all agencies.
Security Professionals: Top Cyber Threat Predictions for 2014 - MSFT Security Blog
Ransomware, Cloud services, Aging software, and…The World Cup?
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