Microsoft: Hackers launch millions of Java exploits – InfoWorld

Most of the attacks attempt to exploit old, unpatched vulnerabilities. Hackers continue to launch attacks exploiting vulnerabilities in Oracle’s Java software in record numbers, Microsoft said Monday. Citing research from a recent report, Tim Rains, a director...

Hackers Behind AT&T Attack Arrested – Dark Reading

Hackers linked to terrorist activities. Four people were arrested in the Philippines last week on charges that they hacked into the trunk lines of multiple U.S. telecommunication companies, including AT&T. According to the Philippine National Police’s...

Mint Linux freshens up web searches – The Register

We’ve got our own engine. Swallow that, Google and Microsoft. Tired of having your search habits hoarded by Microsoft and Google and want a little anonymity online? Linux Mint could be your answer. Linux Mint 12, just released, has been delivered with an...