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Cybersting: FBI ran DarkMarket forum to catch cybercriminals 
By Angela Moscaritolo | Oct 15, 2008 | Comment Now 
The FBI used the DarkMarket.ws cybercriminal forum to create profiles of identity thieves looking to share tips and purchase stolen data.
 
Cops catch teen by text message 
By Iain Thomson | Jul 26, 2008 | Comment Now 
Police in North Carolina have managed to catch a teenager suspected of burglary by using text messages.
 
Spammers catch on to the local lingo 
By Clement James | Dec 6, 2007 | Comment Now 
Security firm SoftScan has warned that spam is appearing more frequently in languages other than English, and that the grammar and spelling is far more convincing to native ...
 
Researchers create carbon net to catch toxic gases 
Aug 2, 2007 | Comment Now 
Researchers at the University of Manchester have developed a way of using ultra thin layers of carbon to detect even a single molecule of a toxic gas.
 
Night vision goggles used to catch movie pirates 
By Iain Thomson | May 30, 2007 | Comment Now 
Night vision goggles to seek out movie tapers..
 
Complaints catch up with Fast anti-piracy 
By Phil Muncaster | Jul 4, 2006 | Comment Now 
The Federation Against Software Theft has defended its business practicesfollowing criticism.
 
Congress tries to catch up to cyber-criminals 
By Ericka Chickowski | May 11, 2006 | Comment Now 
The U.S. House Judiciary Committee met today to discuss new legislation that would update cybercrime law to stay astride with current criminal activities.
 
Bank spammers try to catch U.K. napping  
By William Eazel | Jan 31, 2006 | Comment Now 
More than 2.4 million emails containing the trojan-downloader Win32.small.cfg were sent to U.K. businesses late Sunday night before the anti-virus community could react, an IT ...
 
Phishers turn to blended attacks to catch more surfers  
By William Eazel | Dec 15, 2005 | Comment Now 
Organized criminal gangs are targeting online consumers with ever more sophisticated blended phishing attacks - some of which even find out details of their interests and use ...
 
To catch a thief? 
By Robert Brown | Apr 6, 2005 | Comment Now 
When we turn our minds to matters of e-security, our first thoughts tend to be about defenses such as firewalls and intrusion detection. And rightly so. After all, there is ...
 
International cooperation to catch cybercriminals is up 
By Marcia Savage | Jan 20, 2005 | Comment Now 
International cooperation in cracking down on cybercrime has increased, said a computer crime specialist with the U.S. Department of Justice.
 
Technology changes leave IT security playing catch up 
By Robert Jaques | Sep 23, 2004 | Comment Now 
The arrival of new waves of technology over the next five years will render existing information security measures obsolete and increase security risks in both new and legacy ...
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