5 Security Things to Know for the Week of Dec. 7

  • In just over a month, Microsoft will end support for older versions of Internet Explorer - so if your business is still using IE, it's time to update.
  • The United States and China agreed to several measures as part of a cooperative effort to combat cybercrime. The news comes as China announced it charged hackers for their role in a major U.S. breach.
  • New research showed that popular modems are impacted by serious vulnerabilities that could lead to malware infection and data theft.
  • International authorities and security vendors joined forces to dismantle the Dorkbot botnet.
  • Is the death of Adobe Flash underway?

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