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posted in November 2008

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Commentary  |  11/26/2008  | 
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Dark Reading Takes Thanksgiving Break
Quick Hits  |  11/26/2008  | 
Holiday begins four-day hiatus
Nightmare Before Christmas: Researchers Warn Of Holiday Shopping Threats
News  |  11/26/2008  | 
Increases in malware, enterprise vulnerabilities, laptop theft expected
Facebook Wins $873 Million Lawsuit Against Spammer
News  |  11/25/2008  | 
Spammer remains on the lam, but courts hope big award will scare others
Feds Put Brakes On ID Theft Ring That Targets Home Equity Accounts
News  |  11/24/2008  | 
Four arrested in scheme to steal money using customers' home equity lines of credit
In Final Decision, Teacher Pleads To Misdemeanor
Quick Hits  |  11/24/2008  | 
Amero is relieved by resolution of one-time felony case caused by pornographic popups in a Web presentation
Verizon Employees Sneak Peek At Obama Cell Phone Records
Quick Hits  |  11/21/2008  | 
Verizon employees put on leave for unauthorized data access
Identity Management: Low On Excitement, High On Payback
News  |  11/20/2008  | 
Effective identity and access management schemes could help enterprises save bucks in tough times, analysts say
IT Security's Next Big Threat: Young People
News  |  11/19/2008  | 
Generation Y user behavior could endanger security of enteprise systems, studies say
Teen Admits To Online Crime Spree
Quick Hits  |  11/19/2008  | 
"Dshocker" allegedly ran several botnets, launched DDoS attacks on other hackers
New 'Stealth' Technology Secures Data On Shared Networks
News  |  11/18/2008  | 
Unisys combines encryption and bit-splitting to keep data all in the workgroup
Free Analyzer Software Will Work With Wireshark
News  |  11/17/2008  | 
NetWitness Investigator software allows for session-based analysis of captured traffic
Phishing Attacks Reach Record Highs
Quick Hits  |  11/17/2008  | 
Cyveillance researchers attribute spike to financial downturn
Researchers Find Flaws In Microsoft VoIP Apps
News  |  11/14/2008  | 
Vulnerabilities could lead to denial-of-service attacks, researchers say
Employees' Online Shopping Could Threaten Company Security
Quick Hits  |  11/14/2008  | 
Younger employees say they plan to spend as much as five work hours shopping for the holiday season
Widespread Account-Sharing Threatens Corporate Security, Revenues
News  |  11/13/2008  | 
Many users break security defenses by simply handing over their credentials to colleagues, friends, experts say
Intrusion Threatens Data Of 330,000 At UF
Quick Hits  |  11/12/2008  | 
Intruder broke through heightened defenses, university officials say
Visa Tests Credit Card With Random Number Generator
News  |  11/11/2008  | 
Built-in second factor of authentication could slow online card fraud
Spam Campaigns Work, But Don't Generate Big Profits
News  |  11/10/2008  | 
University study says botnet-borne spam is effective, but profits are likely marginal
Many DNS Servers Still Vulnerable To Attack
Quick Hits  |  11/10/2008  | 
One-quarter of DNS servers are still not patched against cache poisoning, study says
Gingrich: Repeal SOX
Commentary  |  11/7/2008  | 
The Republicans may have fallen short in the elections this week, but that didn't stop conservative Newt Gingrich from making news: The erstwhile antiregulator is now calling for the repeal of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act.
Attackers Hold Millions of Patient Records For Ransom
Quick Hits  |  11/7/2008  | 
Blackmailers threaten to expose personal information unless they're paid
Conflicting Interests Pose Huge Challenge To Privacy Policies
News  |  11/7/2008  | 
Tensions between stakeholders make consensus-building a challenge, study says
Study: Breaches May Not Affect User Behavior
Quick Hits  |  11/6/2008  | 
Most users continue to use Internet apps -- even after being told they've been compromised
Disgruntled IT Manager Sentenced For Hacking Former Employer
Quick Hits  |  11/5/2008  | 
Former IT chief gets a year for deleting company's Microsoft Exchange database
'Obama Trojan' Rides Coattails of President-Elect
News  |  11/5/2008  | 
Spam email promises video of 'amazing speech,' but instead delivers information-stealing malware

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