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posted in February 2008

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'Phone Flu' Could Infect Mobile Devices
Quick Hits  |  2/29/2008  | 
Researchers demonstrate ability of wireless devices to pass viruses through close proximity
Study: Consumers Don't Use Anti-Phishing Defenses
News  |  2/27/2008  | 
Much-ballyhooed 'green bar' is lost on most end consumers
Many Companies Short on Security Skills
Quick Hits  |  2/27/2008  | 
Enterprises increase demand for security expertise, but find their staffs in short supply
Hacker Steals Data on 18M Auction Customers in South Korea
News  |  2/26/2008  | 
Chinese attacker asks for ransom on data, reports say
Agencies Fall Short on Protecting User Data
News  |  2/25/2008  | 
Government Accountability Office says many agencies still haven't met guidelines
Pakistan Takes YouTube Offline
Quick Hits  |  2/25/2008  | 
Effort to block access locally leads to a worldwide outage of popular video site
Critics: Microsoft's 'Friendly Worm' Is a Dumb Idea
Quick Hits  |  2/22/2008  | 
Proposed method of deploying patches is swatted by industry experts
Canadian Police Bust Huge Botnet Ring
News  |  2/21/2008  | 
Botnet enslaved a million PCs in 100 countries, authorities say
Mega-Spammer Nabbed in Japan
Quick Hits  |  2/20/2008  | 
Twenty-five-year-old may be responsible for as many as 2.2B messages, authorities say
Feds Wrestle With Security Threats
News  |  2/20/2008  | 
In Black Hat DC keynote, current and former government officials discuss emerging Internet threats
Harvard Site Hacked, Posted to BitTorrent
News  |  2/19/2008  | 
Site is brought down, sensitive data posted on Web
Presidential Pardon
Quick Hits  |  2/17/2008  | 
We're off Monday for the Presidents Day holiday. If you don't like it, impeach us
Clinton Video Is Bait in Spam Scam
Quick Hits  |  2/15/2008  | 
Attackers play on recipients' interest in presidential campaign
Bell Canada Finds Stolen Data on 3.4M Customers
News  |  2/13/2008  | 
Suspect is arrested, but no one is sure how he got the data, telecom provider says
Do You Know What Your Kids Are Doing Online?
Quick Hits  |  2/13/2008  | 
Even parents who monitor their kids' activities may not know the whole story, study says
Ten Myths About Identity Fraud
News  |  2/12/2008  | 
Think ID fraud is running amok over the Internet? Are online credit card thieves your worst fear? Here's a dose of reality that may change your mind
Hackers Turn Antivirus Site Into Virus Spreader
Quick Hits  |  2/11/2008  | 
AvSoft Technologies's SmartCOP site is hosting malicious code, researcher says
Turkish Hackers Take Out Top Porn Site
Quick Hits  |  2/8/2008  | 
Operators of RedTube still not sure how attackers broke in
Identity Management Ready to Skyrocket
News  |  2/8/2008  | 
Identity and access management market to hit $12.3B by 2014, new report says
Antivirus Inventor: Security Departments Are Wasting Their Time
News  |  2/6/2008  | 
About a third of current security practices are useless, according to ICSA chief scientist and Verizon exec
High-Tech Firms Fall Short on Security
Quick Hits  |  2/6/2008  | 
They might talk the security talk, but most tech companies are overconfident and underprepared, Deloitte study says
Remote Workers Still Living Dangerously, Cisco Study Says
News  |  2/4/2008  | 
False sense of security leads many users to break company policies
Anti-Malware Vendors, Testers Form Consortium
Quick Hits  |  2/4/2008  | 
Anti-Malware Testing Standards Organization to build guidelines for benchmarking performance of antivirus apps and other tools
2008 Election Candidates Vulnerable, Researcher Says
News  |  2/4/2008  | 
Campaign sites could fall victim to contribution theft, identity fraud, misinformation, or denial of service
Employee Pulls Plug on Digital Bank Robbery
Quick Hits  |  2/1/2008  | 
Online transfer would have sucked "millions" from the bank's vaults; thieves are arrested


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