News for 26 October 2012 Year

Preview16:24Phishing Sites: Lifespan Decreases, Population Grows at Record Speed, Says APWGThe average uptime of phishing websites dropped during the first half of 2012.
Preview16:23Boarding pass barcodes 'can be read by smartphones'A vulnerability in US domestic airline boarding pass barcodes could allow travellers to bring unauthorised items on board, says a security expert.
Preview16:17EU: blocking websites fails as an enforcement toolEuropean Union officials looking into online gambling have highlighted the futility of blocking websites, saying the measures rarely work.
Preview16:13Adobe patches six critical vulnerabilities in Shockwave PlayerAdobe has released a security update for Adobe Shockwave Player and earlier versions on both Windows and Mac.
Preview16:12MS-DOS to Windows 8: The history of Microsoft operating systems from 1981 to 2012With Friday's release of the touch-centric Windows 8 software, Microsoft continues more than three decades of making operating systems for personal computers.
Preview16:11Web Application Scanners Challenged By Modern Web TechnologiesResearchers Find Nine Application Technologies Overlooked By Most Web Application Scanners