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NJ mayor indicted in computer hacking case - Sacramento Bee

NJ mayor indicted in computer hacking case - Sacramento Bee | High Technology Threat Brief (HTTB) (1) | Scoop.it
The Jersey Journal - NJ.comNJ mayor indicted in computer hacking caseSacramento BeeNEWARK, N.J. -- A federal grand jury has handed up indictments charging a northern New Jersey mayor and his son with computer hacking.
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ID theft scoring billions in tax refunds

ID theft scoring billions in tax refunds | High Technology Threat Brief (HTTB) (1) | Scoop.it
A new report from Uncle Sam shows that the feds are wrongly paying out billions in tax refunds each year because of identity theft; even worse, the Internal Revenue Service doesn't have the power to look at certain ...
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Is Spyware infected Your Computer? ? Remove Security Toolbar ...

Is Spyware infected Your Computer? ? Remove Security Toolbar ... | High Technology Threat Brief (HTTB) (1) | Scoop.it
Is Spyware infected Your Computer? ? Remove Security Toolbar from Your PC Now! How do you get into this Security Toolbar mess? First, someone installed some “Free” but infected software such as screensavers, toolbars, ...
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NIST updates guide for dealing with computer security incidents ...

NIST updates guide for dealing with computer security incidents ... | High Technology Threat Brief (HTTB) (1) | Scoop.it
The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has published the final version of its guide for managing computer security incidents. Based.
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How a social engineer tricked Wal-Mart into handing over sensitive information - Naked Security

How a social engineer tricked Wal-Mart into handing over sensitive information - Naked Security | High Technology Threat Brief (HTTB) (1) | Scoop.it
Naked SecurityHow a social engineer tricked Wal-Mart into handing over sensitive informationNaked Securityby Lisa Vaas on August 10, 2012 | 180213Leave a...
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White House exploring executive order to secure critical networks

White House exploring executive order to secure critical networks | High Technology Threat Brief (HTTB) (1) | Scoop.it
President Obama is exploring the option of using his executive authority to get government agencies and critical infrastructure owners to implement better controls for protecting their computer networks.
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Forensics in a Digital Age - Tool Helps Police Track Tech Trails | ForensicFocus.com

Forensics in a Digital Age - Tool Helps Police Track Tech Trails | ForensicFocus.com | High Technology Threat Brief (HTTB) (1) | Scoop.it
Digital Forensics, Computer Forensics, eDiscovery (eCSI Forensic Focus: Forensics in a Digital Age- Tool Helps Police Track Tech Trails: Computer forensic analysts...)...
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Does DRM Software Make Your Computer More Vulnerable To Attack?

Does DRM Software Make Your Computer More Vulnerable To Attack? | High Technology Threat Brief (HTTB) (1) | Scoop.it
The reason why some of the companies go this route is because the easier the DRM software is, the easier it is to bypass it so they try their best to make it so that you are not able to bypass their security but in the process they destroy your...
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Digital Forensics, Inc. Email Account Phishing Scam: Deactivation Warning – Softpedia | Digital Forensics, Inc.

Digital Forensics, Inc. Email Account Phishing Scam: Deactivation Warning – Softpedia | Digital Forensics, Inc. | High Technology Threat Brief (HTTB) (1) | Scoop.it
Email Account Phishing Scam: Deactivation Warning (Email Account Phishing Scam: Deactivation Warning http://t.co/2Vd0UldS #ccureit...)...See on (Email Account Phishing Scam: Deactivation Warning – Softpedia http://t.co/TmqFcFR8...
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Digital Forensics, Inc. AhnLab Warns Growing Security Threats Using Social Engineering Techniques | Digital Forensics, Inc.

AhnLab, Inc.(KRX:053800)(http://global.ahnlab.com), a leading provider of integrated security solutions today warned increasing phishing and scam thr (AhnLab (AhnLab Warns Growing Security Threats Using Social Engineering Techniques
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Encrypt keystrokes to foil keylogger malware

Encrypt keystrokes to foil keylogger malware | High Technology Threat Brief (HTTB) (1) | Scoop.it
According to the Verizon RISK Team, keylogger applications were present in almost half (48%) of all breaches that Verizon investigated or analyzed in 2011.
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SCADA systems in Australia easy target for malware warns expert ( - Security )

SCADA systems in Australia easy target for malware warns expert ( Security ) Gas, electricity, water and transport systems controlled by Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) systems are vulnerable to malware infection because of a lack...
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Pro tips from social engineering hackers

Pro tips from social engineering hackers | High Technology Threat Brief (HTTB) (1) | Scoop.it
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“ I’ve spent much of the past two days watching Defcon’s social engineering “capture the flag” contest, and — wow. Every cybersecurity worker should have a chance to observe a social...
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Blizzard Confirms Battle.Net Hacked: Here's What We Know So Far - Hot Hardware

Blizzard Confirms Battle.Net Hacked: Here's What We Know So Far - Hot Hardware | High Technology Threat Brief (HTTB) (1) | Scoop.it
Hot HardwareBlizzard Confirms Battle.Net Hacked: Here's What We Know So FarHot HardwareHere's why: Battle.net hacking has become an even hotter topic in the Blizzard community since the launch of Diablo III.
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New Computer Virus Can Override Anti-Virus - KMGH Denver

New Computer Virus Can Override Anti-Virus - KMGH Denver | High Technology Threat Brief (HTTB) (1) | Scoop.it
New Computer Virus Can Override Anti-VirusKMGH Denver... other viruses, a drive-by virus can not necessarily be prevented by a simple anti-virus program.
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Hackers attack Australian spy agency website - CNN

Hackers attack Australian spy agency website - CNN | High Technology Threat Brief (HTTB) (1) | Scoop.it
Sydney Morning HeraldHackers attack Australian spy agency websiteCNN(CNN) -- Australia's national intelligence agency acknowledged Friday that its public website may have encountered problems after hackers said they had subjected it to a sustained...
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North Island-Based Identity Theft Scheme Affects Over 100 Victims ...

North Island-Based Identity Theft Scheme Affects Over 100 Victims ... | High Technology Threat Brief (HTTB) (1) | Scoop.it
Two women are in custody awaiting trial after being arrested in an NAS North Island Moral, Welfare & Recreation (MWR) based identity theft scheme affecting more than 100 people in less than four month's time.
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How One Insider can Disrupt a Global Telecommunications Provider ...

Henry Shiembob is the Executive Director of Cyber Security and Fraud Operation for Verizon and has responsibility for all global activities related to cyber compliance and investigations, insider threat, supply chain security ...
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6 Steps to Handle IT Security Incidents - BankInfoSecurity

6 Steps to Handle IT Security Incidents - BankInfoSecurity | High Technology Threat Brief (HTTB) (1) | Scoop.it
compromises, and proactively sharing information among organizations is an increasingly.
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The Profound Failure of Congress on Cybersecurity (and Why You Should Care) - Huffington Post

The Profound Failure of Congress on Cybersecurity (and Why You Should Care) - Huffington Post | High Technology Threat Brief (HTTB) (1) | Scoop.it
TIMEThe Profound Failure of Congress on Cybersecurity (and Why You Should Care)Huffington PostThe problem, as most people who are paying attention know, is that our current collection of uneven, random and deficient computer security protocols will...
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Digital Forensics, Inc. The Future of SCADA, Telemetry Networks and Cyber Security to Be Discussed at the Remote Monitoring and Control 2012 Conference | EON: Enhanced Online News | Digital Forensi...

Digital Forensics, Inc. The Future of SCADA, Telemetry Networks and Cyber Security to Be Discussed at the Remote Monitoring and Control 2012 Conference | EON: Enhanced Online News | Digital Forensi... | High Technology Threat Brief (HTTB) (1) | Scoop.it
The Remote Monitoring and Control 2012 conference will be held September 17–19, 2012 in Denver, Colo.See on eon.businesswire.com (The Future of SCADA, Telemetry Networks and Cyber Security to Be Discussed at the Remote Monitoring and...)...
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Digital Forensics, Inc. Threatsaurus | The A-Z of computer and data security threats | Sophos | Digital Forensics, Inc.

This A-Z guide on computer and data security threats is written in plain language and perfect for IT managers and end users alike.
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Digital Forensics, Inc. Critical infrastructure protection: significant challenges in developing national capabilities: report to the Subcommittee on Technology downloadsCritical infrastructure pro...

Digital Forensics, Inc. Critical infrastructure protection: significant challenges in developing national capabilities: report to the Subcommittee on Technology downloadsCritical infrastructure pro... | High Technology Threat Brief (HTTB) (1) | Scoop.it
Critical infrastructure protection: significant challenges in developing national capabilities: report to the Subc http://t.co/vA4Wf0sH...See on twitpic.com (Critical infrastructure protection: significant challenges in developing national capabilities:...
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Facebook Turns to its Army of Users to Report Phishing Attacks

Facebook Turns to its Army of Users to Report Phishing Attacks | High Technology Threat Brief (HTTB) (1) | Scoop.it
Nearing a billion users, Facebook has become a dedicated target for phishers and scammers, which use numerous techniques to try and get members to part with their personal information. As of today, if you feel you are the ...
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Threats from virtual world are very real

Threats from virtual world are very real | High Technology Threat Brief (HTTB) (1) | Scoop.it
A series of debilitating cyber attacks in the Estonian capital of Tallinn in 2007 forced even the Nato to intervene. But, as experts from that convent...
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