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Monthly Archives: May 2012

Telephony Scams: Can You Help?

May 24, 2012 | BY

Back in 2009, I wrote about a telephony based scam that had gained momentum, and which sadly appears to have grown since then — invading other countries and scamming more victims. Since then, various other people, including my friends at Microsoft, have been investigating the companies involved, to try and both raise awareness and shut […]

DDOS, Botnets and Worms…Oh My!

May 14, 2012 | BY

The recent attack on the Serious Organized Crime Agency (SOCA), most likely in response to the 36 data selling sites shut down a few weeks ago, lead to the admission by high ranking SOCA officials that the Ministry of Defense networks need to “beef up their security.”  In response to this we would like to […]