Onion routing could be improved
An Iranian researcher, Ehsan Saboori,is working on a PhD at Concordia University in Montreal on how to improve onion routing mechanism.
New computer threat spreads via virtual machines
Recently discovered computer malware has capabilities to spread via virtual machines. Its name is Morcut and it is spreading under the disguise of Adobe Flash Player. It was first thought that this malware targeted only Apple OS X operating system, but now it is known that it also has capabilities to infect Windows operating systems.
Security flaw found in hotel keycard systems
On this year’s Black Hat conference, security researcher Cody Brocious demonstrated how to easily open hotel doors protected with keycard system. This led the security company to find a solution for this security flaw.
New discovery of serious Java security flaw
New discovery of Java security flaw allows a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on client systems.
Discovery of similarity between computer viruses
The antivirus company, Kaspersky Labs, discovered the similarities between computer virus Wiper and some other viruses.