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South Korea – Virus to infect enemies

South Korea is looking to expand a Stuxnet-like virus in order to do just what that earlier cyberweapon did in 2010: attack an enemy’s nuclear facilities. Stuxnet is widely believed to have been formed by the US and Israel to … Continue reading

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Tesco.com user passwords leaked in online

UK retailer Tesco has been forced to suspend 2,239 customer accounts after a list of email addresses, passwords and Clubcard voucher balances was posted online. The list of user information, dumped on a popular text sharing site on Tuesday evening, … Continue reading

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At least 67 million Facebook accounts are false

Facebook. Image courtesy of ShutterstockSocial networking behemoth Facebook revealed last week that it had 757 million every day active users (DAUs) during December 2013, a year-on-year increase of 22%. New figures from the company’s fourth quarter earnings report show 1.23 … Continue reading

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Would you like junk with that? McDonald’s pinged for bombarding by Australia regulator

McDonald’s Sydney has been informed off by the Sydney Devices and Press Power (ACMA), which plans the Junk Act across all Sydney areas. The world-famous hamburger combined cafe sequence was considered to have been bombarding when it applied a ‘send … Continue reading

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Fake Firefox bring up to date email – don’t click, or you may contain your passwords stolen

False Firefox though we see some very devious social engineering behavior used by scammers and cybercriminals on occasion, designed to trick users into making foolish decisions, we also see some very essential attempt at online crime. Get, for instance, this … Continue reading

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