Month: August 2016

Russian Convicted in $169M PoS Malware Scheme
Hacking

Russian Convicted in $169M PoS Malware Scheme

A Russian man, who is the son of a politician in Russia, has been convicted of more than three dozen counts stemming from a point-of-sale hacking scheme that allowed him to steal nearly two million credit card numbers from retailers and restaurants in the United States. Roman Valerevich Seleznev was […]

Mozilla Releases Observatory Site-Security Scanner
Privacy

Mozilla Releases Observatory Site-Security Scanner

Mozilla has released a new tool called Observatory that site owners can use to scan their sites and assess their implementation of various security technologies, from HTTPS to public key pinning to cross-site scripting protections. Mozilla built Observatory as an internal tool to help improve the security of the company’s own […]