Microsoft Fights Zeus Malware Botnets

Posted by Security Technology News US Correspondent on 27/03/2012 - 14:40:00

Microsoft Fights Zeus Malware Botnets

Technology firm Microsoft has teamed-up with financial services providers to disarm a number of botnets powered by Zeus

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Company Facebook Log-In Row Goes to US Senate

Posted by Security Technology News US Correspondent on 26/03/2012 - 11:15:00

Company Facebook Log-In Row Goes to US Senate

Senators urge US Attorney General to look into whether heads of companies can ask employees or interviewees for their Facebook log-in details

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French Jewish School Security Boost After Shootings

Posted by Security International's News Correspondent on 19/03/2012 - 11:00:00

French Jewish School Security Boost After Shootings

At least four people have been killed by a gunman who attacked a Jewish school in Toulouse, France

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Multi-Word Passphrase Security Challenged

Posted by Security International's News Correspondent on 15/03/2012 - 16:15:00

Multi-Word Passphrase Security Challenged

UK-based researchers have produced evidence that questions the true strength of security passphrases made up of more than one element.

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US Army Soldier Image Upload Risk Warning

Posted by Security Technology's US Correspondent on 12/03/2012 - 12:30:00

US Army Soldier Image Upload Risk Warning

Military personnel who update social media websites with data relating to their location constitute a security risk, according to the US Army

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Sony Cyber Attack: Michael Jackson Tracks Hacked

Posted by Security Technology's US Correspondent on 06/03/2012 - 16:40:00

Sony Cyber Attack: Michael Jackson Tracks Hacked

Cyber hackers stole a large quantity of unreleased tracks recorded by the late Michael Jackson from Sony Music in 2011

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NASA Cyber-Attack: JPL’s Computers Hacked

Posted by Security Technology's US Correspondent on 05/03/2012 - 14:00:00

NASA Cyber-Attack: JPL’s Computers Hacked

Control of certain NASA computer systems passed into the hands of online hackers, possibly of Chinese origin, at one point last year, it's emerged

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Israel’s HoverMast Airborne Surveillance Platform

Posted by Security International's News Correspondent on 29/02/2012 - 16:30:00

Israel’s HoverMast Airborne Surveillance Platform

New compact, high-performance aerial surveillance system can be automatically ground-launched to an altitude of 50 metres in just 15 seconds

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Long-Range Laser-Based Explosives Detection

Posted by Security International's News Correspondent on 28/02/2012 - 10:55:00

Long-Range Laser-Based Explosives Detection

Austrian researchers have come up with laser-based explosives detection technology with a 100+ metre range

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UK Border Agency Breaks-Up After Security Lapses

Posted by Security International's News Correspondent on 21/02/2012 - 13:30:00

UK Border Agency Breaks-Up After Security Lapses

The UK Border Agency is breaking up into separate elements, according to a statement released on 20 February 2012

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