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Microsoft critical patch hours away  
Sep 21, 2012 | Comment Now 
Updates to arrive 3AM Saturday.
 
Woman fined $212,000 for sharing 24 music files 
Sep 18, 2012 | Comment Now 
Thomas-Rasset case expected to hit Supreme Court.
 
Hacker McKinnon refuses medical test in extradition proceedings 
 
Carder 'Fortezza' pleads innocent 
Jun 18, 2012 | Comment Now 
Accused of hawking more than 44,000 credit cards.
 
US unveils initiatives to fight botnets   
Jun 4, 2012 | Comment Now 
Industry Botnet Group spearheads work.
 
US, Israel wrote Stuxnet, officials say 
Jun 4, 2012 | Comment Now 
The NSA and Unit 8200 developed the worm to sabotage Iran's nuclear program.
 
Hacker charged after million dollar heist 
Apr 19, 2012 | Comment Now 
Scammers made nine-fold profit in minutes.
 
Oracle to patch 88 vulnerabilities 
Apr 16, 2012 | Comment Now 
Quarterly fix covers hundreds of products.
 
Oracle patches 88 vulnerabilities 
Apr 16, 2012 | Comment Now 
Fixes for Sun, Solaris and MySQL.
 
Hal Tipton, Father of CISSP, dies at 89 
Mar 20, 2012 | Comment Now 
Co-founder of ISC2 and avid volunteer.
 
White House replaces federal CTO 
Mar 14, 2012 | Comment Now 
Internal promotion.
 
Breaches help bend ears of execs 
Mar 2, 2012 | Comment Now 
Make your CEO security savvy.
 
Microsoft to fix Internet Explorer hole 
Feb 13, 2012 | Comment Now 
Patch Tuesday to include nine fixes for 21 vulnerabilities.
 
Israeli hacker posts 18,000 Arab Facebook logins  
Jan 24, 2012 | Comment Now 
Calls for ceasefire in hacking war.
 
Spam now using QR codes 
Jan 12, 2012 | Comment Now 
Targets mobile users.
 
45,000 stolen Facebook logins found 
Jan 6, 2012 | Comment Now 
Ramnit virus variant harvested login credentials to a single server.
 
Yahoo wins $610M spam judgment  
Dec 13, 2011 | Comment Now 
Could be a win in name only.
 
Researchers release Duqu detection kit 
Nov 14, 2011 | Comment Now 
Open source toolkit scours networks for traces of trojan.
 
Duqu detection kit released 
Nov 14, 2011 | Comment Now 
Security pros still needed to monitor results.
 
Mac trojan found hidden in PDF 
Sep 26, 2011 | Comment Now 
Mac malware mimick Windows attack handbook.
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