Wednesday, April 16th, 2014

China Expands Cyberspying in U.S., Report Says

China Expands Cyberspying in U.S., Report Says

WASHINGTON — The Chinese government is ratcheting up its cyberspying operations against the U.S., a congressional advisory panel found, citing an example of a carefully orchestrated campaign against one U.S. company that appears to have been sponsored by Beijing. The unnamed company was just one of several successfully penetrated by a campaign of cyberespionage, according to the U.S.-China Economic... [Read more]


Microsoft flaw sends Mozilla scrambling

Microsoft flaw sends Mozilla scrambling

Last May, Microsoft silently installed two add-on components in every Firefox browser running on Windows, leading some angry users to claim that the company had weakened the browser’s security. Turns out, they had a point. A week ago, Microsoft shuttered a critical flaw in how Internet Explorer handles the processing of certain types of HTML, repairing the same vulnerability in one of the two... [Read more]


Welcome to mafiaboyit.com

Welcome to mafiaboyit.com

Welcome to mafiaboyit.com, a new site dedicated to discussions regarding network security and other IT matters that you care about.  I will be posting regularly on this site with my own commentary and articles and tips and tricks that I hope you will enjoy.  Keep your browser fixed on this page for all the latest and greatest that the IT security world has to offer!   Stay tuned as we fix all the... [Read more]