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USB Drive Malware Surfaces At Two US Power Plants
2013-01-17 05:37:24

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online The control systems of two U.S. power plants were found to be infected with malware, according to the latest quarterly newsletter from the U.S. Industrial Control Systems Cyber Emergency Response Team (ICS-CERT). In both cases, the infections came from USB drives used for data backup or software updates to critical systems used to control power generation equipment, the ICS-CERT said. The organization did not disclose the...

Security Experts Find Red October Virus Has Been Attacking US Computers For More Than 5 Years
2013-01-14 12:59:04

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online The Security experts at Kaspersky Labs have discovered malware which has been targeting Eastern Europe and North America since 2007. Known as “Red October,” this malware has been attacking these nations for over 5 years, stealing confidential and encrypted documents. According to the Russian security experts, this is a “high-level cyber-espionage campaign” which has successfully been installed on...

2013-01-05 05:00:40

YooCare Publishes a New Interactive Security Guide That Helps Children and Parents Learn About Internet Safety Colorado Springs, Co (PRWEB) January 04, 2013 YooCare has recently announced the launch of YooSecurity PC Security Guide, a new interactive guide designed to help children and parents learn the basics of Internet safety. Because of their dedication to providing online, subscription-based, IT technical support service, YooCare has become a leader in professional technical support...

2012-12-27 05:01:18

Virus Removal Experts at OnlineVirusRepair.com express concern about new year surpassing prior years for severe computer virus and spyware activity. San Luis Obispo, CA (PRWEB) December 26, 2012 The previous year has been nothing short of an eruption of new viruses and spyware. Millions of people each year are attacked by all different sorts of viruses and malicious software, some of which aren´t even aware that their computer is infected. 2012 presented many new types of infections,...

2012-12-24 05:01:29

Computer viruses and spyware infections are on the rise once again and spreading through social media and email. To meet these threats head on U.S. Based Tech Support Heroes launches its online virus removal service. Des Moines, Iowa (PRWEB) December 23, 2012 A virus can do many things to a computer, ranging from making small modifications to files to erasing every file on a hard drive. The virus is nothing more than a program which can copy itself and the extent of damage depends on the...

2012-12-20 05:01:36

OnlineVirusRepair.com reports a drastic increase in virus and spyware activity for 2012, along with the popular fake antivirus scam. San Luis Obispo, CA (PRWEB) December 19, 2012 Computers are an essential part of our lives. They provide us an endless amount of useful information, communication, and simplicity. When computers stop functioning properly, it can create a huge headache and greatly impact productivity. OnlineVirusRepair.com, an online virus removal company based in San Luis...

2012-12-09 05:03:18

One device with multiple functions puts privacy, protection, and portability in the palm of one's hand. Today the computer became significantly smaller, safer and completely secure with the launch of Pocket Desktop, the first USB drive that turns any computer into one´s personal computer, complete with unprecedented capabilities and security functions. New York City, NY (PRWEB) December 07, 2012 Designed by a retired Naval Intelligence Officer, the Pocket Desktop packs all of the...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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