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posted in July 2010

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Former NSA, CIA Director Says Intelligence-Gathering Isn't Cyberwar
News  |  7/30/2010  | 
Efforts to crack U.S. cyberdefenses are standard operating procedure, Hayden tells Black Hat audience
New Tool Allows Websites To Keep Serving Pages After Infection
Quick Hits  |  7/30/2010  | 
"Mod_antimalware" strips out malware instead of blocking infected pages, Black Hat presenter says
Malware Authors Leave Their Fingerprints On Their Work, Black Hat Researcher Says
News  |  7/29/2010  | 
Careful study of malware can help experts recognize its source and protect against it
Alleged Mariposa Botnet Creator Arrested In Slovenia
Quick Hits  |  7/28/2010  | 
Law enforcement agencies say they have the 23-year-old writer of "Butterfly"
Breaches Down, Insider Attacks Up, Verizon Business/Secret Service Study Says
News  |  7/28/2010  | 
PCI compliance, saturation of black market may have driven decline, investigators say
Third-Party Content Could Threaten Websites, Study Says
News  |  7/26/2010  | 
Widgets, ads, and applications from third parties could give hackers an in, Dasient warns
Report: British Ministry Of Defense Lost More Than 1,000 Storage Devices In Two Years
Quick Hits  |  7/26/2010  | 
Many of the devices were unencrypted; other agencies also at risk
Texas Firm Says It Holds A Patent On Spam Filtering
Quick Hits  |  7/23/2010  | 
Lanier Law Firm files suit against 36 companies, including top security tool vendors
Cybercrime Gets Social
News  |  7/22/2010  | 
Bad guys look to exploit social networks, games, and other fun things users do at work, Cisco research says
Report: Malware Purveyors Using Social Nets For Command And Control
Quick Hits  |  7/21/2010  | 
Banking Trojan is among the first to be controlled through public social network, RSA says
Reports: Turkish Hackers Have Stolen Personal Data Of More Than 100,000 Israelis
News  |  7/19/2010  | 
Israeli observers fear data thefts could be related to conflict between the two countries
Nonprofit Group Launches Open-Source IDS/IPS
Quick Hits  |  7/19/2010  | 
Suricata 1.0 will go head-to-head with popular Snort tool
Single Trojan Accounted For More Than 10 Percent Of Malware Infections In First Half 2010
News  |  7/16/2010  | 
Top two threats both exploit the Windows Autorun feature, BitDefender study says
Enterprise Security Market To Grow Nearly 14 Percent In 2010, Study Says
Quick Hits  |  7/16/2010  | 
Outlook for 2011 also looks bullish, according to industry research firm Canalys
Researcher Says Home Routers Are Vulnerable
Quick Hits  |  7/15/2010  | 
Black Hat presentation will demonstrate hacks that could work on many existing routers
White House Issues Progress Report On Cybersecurity
News  |  7/15/2010  | 
Obama administration looks to raise awareness in private sector
Researchers: Asprox Botnet Is Resurging
Quick Hits  |  7/14/2010  | 
Spambot infected more than 10,000 service providers in three days, M86 study says
Two Major Breaches Caused By Loss Of Physical Media
News  |  7/14/2010  | 
AMR loses data of some 79,000 employees; California agency and Care 1st misplace CD containing data on 29,000 patients
Catching Up With Vulnerability Management
Quick Hits  |  7/13/2010  | 
New Alert offers a look at some of Dark Reading's top stories about finding and fixing flaws
Microsoft Patches Critical Vulnerabilities In Windows
News  |  7/13/2010  | 
Flaws in Windows Help and Support Center already seen in the wild, observers say
IT Administrator Gets A Year In Jail For Stealing, Damaging Data
Quick Hits  |  7/12/2010  | 
Former database administrator accessed customer info after he was terminated
Feds Indict 38 In Alleged 'Black Market Travel Agent' Ring
News  |  7/12/2010  | 
Agents charged with using stolen IDs to purchase airline tickets for their customers

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