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Too Tough to Crack?

April 22, 2013 | BY

During the course of your life, there are many times when you have to prove who you are.  Whether it’s applying for a loan, getting your driver’s license, or signing into your email account, a process has to occur to “authenticate” your identity.  Otherwise, anybody could be you.

Who is ‘Whois’ ?

March 26, 2013 | BY

On March 20th, reports were circulating that a cyberattack had been conducted against broadcast networks and banks in South Korea.  In typical reaction, it was suspected that North Korea may have been to blame, although no evidence has surfaced supporting this idea.  However, it’s recently been reported that at least one of the bank attacks […]

Internet everywhere and poor security practices: a disaster in the making?

March 22, 2013 | BY

We often hear about botnets (networks of infected computers) being used to send out spam, perform Distributed Denial of Service attacks or other nefarious activities by the bad guys. Well, an unidentified researcher thought there was much more that could be done with a botnet and took on an unprecedented mission to map out the […]

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