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Bot Attacks Swarm Universities

- Malicious botnets are attacking European college and university networks, according to SecurityFocus.com.

Privacy Lost: How Technology is Endangering Your Privacy

- This book provides a clear overview of the risks to privacy in the Digital Age, who the perpetrators are, and what we can do about it.

QUICK BYTES - Business PC Risk

- Thirteen percent of corporate PCs have had unauthorized USB devices attached to them, creating the risk for data loss and malware to enter the corporate system.

QUICK BYTES - Data Disaster?

- One-third of IT professionals believe that a major data breach could put their company out of business.

Numbers

- 54 Percentage of identity theft breaches stemming from the theft or loss of a computer or storage medium, such as a USB memorykey, according to a recent Symantec report.

A Site to See

- A one-stop site for testing your PC's speed and security.

Crooks Zero in on Vulnerable Data

- Growth in "zero-day" attacks.

Security and Outsourcing: Negotiate Early

- The need to focus on security during negotiations with outsource contractors.

Haitian Money Laundering

- The fight against money laundering in Haiti.

Text Message Alerts and Tips

- Emerging security applications for text messaging.

Identity Theft Task Force

- Reaction to the President's Task Force on Identity Theft.

A Site to See

- In order to ensure that your PC is protected from malware, it helps to run a few tests. Auditmypc.com offers just that: a handful of free, relatively quick self-assessments. Options include testing the strength of your firewall and your protection against pop-ups.

Drive-By-Downloads

- About ten percent of Web pages contain malicious code, according to a Google study.
 




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