Black Hatters probe Chrome OS vulnerabilities

Two security researchers have presented a paper at the Black Hat conference describing potential security vulnerabilities associated with Google's Chrome operating system. 

Veteran hacker takes on new role at ICANN

Veteran hacker Jeff Moss - who founded both the DEF CON and Black Hat conferences - has been appointed VP and chief security officer of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN).

Hacker to demonstrate ATM attacks

A security researcher says he plans to reveal security vulnerabilities of two types of ATM along with a new ATM rootkit.