When Identity Thieves Hack Your Accountant

When Identity Thieves Hack Your Accountant

The Internal Revenue Service has been urging tax preparation firms to step up their cybersecurity efforts this year, warning that identity thieves and hackers increasingly are targeting certified public accountants (CPAs) in ...
Quarantine Flaw in Antivirus Products Allows Privilege Escalation

Quarantine Flaw in Antivirus Products Allows Privilege Escalation

The malware quarantine feature in several antivirus products could have been abused by local attackers to gain administrative privileges on computers. The issue, dubbed AVGater, was discovered by Florian Bogner, a researcher ...