About 200 million Internet-connected devices—some that may be controlling elevators, medical equipment, and other mission-critical systems—are vulnerable to attacks that give attackers complete control, researchers warned on Monday. In all, researchers with security firm Armis identified 11 vulnerabilities in various versions of VxWorks, a slimmed-down operating system that runs onContinue Reading

  Enlarge / This is going to go down on your permanent record. McMillan Publishers Edward Snowden, the former CIA employee and National Security Agency contractor who spilled some of the deepest secrets of the US government’s electronic surveillance operations, has written a memoir. Permanent Record, published by MacMillan Publishers’Continue Reading