High-profile hacking contest targets browsers, smart phones

A hacking contest that has grabbed headlines two years running will take aim next month at browsers and smartphones, according to 3Com Inc.'s TippingPoint, the security company that sponsors the "PWN2OWN" challenge. "We're

Published on: February 13th, 2009 Gregg Keizer

The bug finder whose name bothers Microsoft

When a hacker going by the name Chujwamwdupe published attack code that exploited a recently patched bug in Microsoft Office 2003 last week, it looked almost as if he were publishing the software

Published on: February 19th, 2008 Robert McMillan