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By Juha Saarinen | Jan 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
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SCADA systems found to be woefully insecure 
By Darren Pauli | Jan 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Over 60,000 exposed control systems found online.
 
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By Darren Pauli | Jan 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Over 60,000 exposed control systems found online.
 
Parliament quietly blocks .info domains 
By John Hilvert | Feb 13, 2012 | Comment Now 
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By John Hilvert | Nov 3, 2011 | Comment Now 
Insiders query official word on $3m revamp.
 
Google turns over hack info to US government 
By Shaun Nichols | Feb 8, 2010 | Comment Now 
Company will let feds investigate attempted attack.
 
UK to share fingerprint info with Australia 
By Tom Young | Aug 25, 2009 | Comment Now 
Privacy impact has been "carefully evaluated".
 
Twitter seeks closer integration with Facebook 
By Rosalie Marshall | Mar 18, 2009 | Comment Now 
While Facebook focuses on emulating the success of its growing rival Twitter by adding contact updates to users' profile pages, Twitter is busy promoting stronger integration ...
 
Many Aussie firms neglect contact info 
Jul 3, 2008 | Comment Now 
A report from data specialist Experian QAS found that 45 percent of Australian organisations have almost no procedures to keep their contact data accurate and up-to-date, and ...
 
Fake Microsoft anti-spyware site stealing credit card info 
By Jim Carr | Oct 16, 2007 | Comment Now 
Security researchers at McAfee Avert Labs have uncovered a fake "AntiSpyware Center" website purporting to be from Microsoft.
 
IBM boosts business info with DataMirror buy 
By Robert Jaques | Jul 17, 2007 | Comment Now 
Big Blue buys Canadian business information firm.
 
Popularity of info security will cause unemployment 
By Fiona Raisbeck | Jun 28, 2007 | Comment Now 
The soaring popularity of information security will lead to a surplus of people in the industry and leave many unable to find work, according to (ISC)2.
 
USB Flash drive worm spreads Aids info 
By Robert Jaques | Jun 21, 2007 | Comment Now 
Worm designed to promote awareness of HIV and Aids.
 
Hackers access personal info of 45,000 University of Colorado students 
By Dan Kaplan | May 24, 2007 | Comment Now 
A disabled firewall and an unapplied patch allowed hackers to infiltrate a server at the University of Colorado, Boulder, exposing the personal information of nearly 45,000 ...
 
Lost Alcatel-Lucent disk holds personal details  
By Frank Washkuch | May 22, 2007 | Comment Now 
Telecommunications service provider Alcatel-Lucent has sent notifications to employees and retirees about a 3 May data breach.
 
IBM loses tapes with employee personal info 
By Dan Kaplan | May 17, 2007 | Comment Now 
IBM, which invented magnetic tape storage more than 50 years ago and has since emerged as a leading provider of data encryption, has lost an undisclosed number of backup tapes ...
 
Hackers access personal data of 46,000 University of California affiliates 
By Dan Kaplan | Apr 10, 2007 | Comment Now 
Hackers have compromised a server to access the personal information of some 46,000 students, faculty and staff at the University of California, San Francisco.
 
Hacker accesses Social Security numbers of 71,000 US health care workers 
By Frank Washkuch | Mar 23, 2007 | Comment Now 
The personal information - including Social Security numbers - of 71,000 Indiana state health care workers were accessed by a hacker in January.
 
Hackers breach money transfer company accessing 80,000 customers  
By Dan Kaplan | Jan 16, 2007 | Comment Now 
A MoneyGram International server has been breached, allowing cybercrooks access to the personal information of nearly 80,000 people.
 
Oracle to issue pre-release patch info 
By Tom Sanders | Jan 15, 2007 | Comment Now 
Microsoft-style warnings allow firms to prepare for upcoming patches.
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