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2013-04-18 23:01:24

Leading cloud security firm extends the world’s largest Internet security network’s footprint by bringing its total number of global datacenters to 19, immediately improving the speed and

WordPress Sites Under Attack By Hackers, Admin User Names At Risk
2013-04-15 11:03:28

Hackers began targeting WordPress sites last week in a supposed attempt to gain access to host servers rather than the actual sites themselves. This attack acts as further proof that default logins are incredibly unsafe.

The Delicate War Between Bitcoin Miners And Botnet Miners
2013-03-28 12:58:34

Bitcoin, the online digital currency generated by completing complicated calculations, has seen a recent surge in both interest and value. In just one month’s time, the value of Bitcoin has nearly tripled.

Rogue Researchers Find Web Is A Very Unsecured Place
2013-03-21 14:10:21

Research isn’t always pretty. Sometimes some crude methods must be employed to find the real truth of the matter. For instance, a group of unnamed and informal researchers recently created a botnet to scour the web and look for unsecured devices.


Word of the Day
pudic
  • Easily ashamed, having a strong sense of shame; modest; chaste.
  • Of or pertaining to the external organs of generation.
The word 'pudic' comes from French pudique, from Latin pudīcus, from pudet ("it shames"). (Wiktionary)
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