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RSA experts: DevOps can both help and hurt security

At least in theory, DevOps should help improve security for most businesses but some of the tools that DevOps workers use are actually opening up new security holes, experts speaking at RSA in San Francisco said this week.

Newly discovered Bash bug touted as 'bigger than Heartbleed'

A major new security vulnerability that affects the Bash shell has been touted as being the most dangerous threat to Internet security ever.

News Scan: Data threats fueling security market explosion; Reactions to Chinese hacker charges continue; more

The top news stories for May 22, 2014.

Tech giants rally to protect open source software

In the wake of the Heartbleed bug, The Linux Foundation has announced that 12 leading tech companies have each pledged $100,000 per year over the next three years to fund open source projects aimed at improving open source software.

HTC tops list of manufacturers with Heartbleed-vulnerable smartphones, says Lookout

HTC produces the three most popular Android smartphones vulnerable to the Heartbleed bug--the HTC Evo, One S and One X--according to  data  compiled by security firm Lookout from 100,000 Heartbleed Detector users.

Heartbleed flaw present in millions of Android devices

The Heartbleed flaw, a hole in the OpenSSL software that enables two-thirds of websites to encrypt data, is also present in millions of Android devices, reports Ars Technica.