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A major study has looked at bribery levels across the world and reached a disappointing conclusion: a total of 1.6 billion people worldwide - nearly a quarter of the global population - are forced to pay bribes simply to gain access to everyday public services.
Growing threats from hacking groups, terrorists and government-sanctioned retaliation has individuals fearful of attacks and losses, GFI Software commissioned research shows DURHAM, N.C., Feb.
Nigerian princes and scam emails are synonymous in this day and age. The incidence of fraud email from the country is so high that the Nigerian government is stepping in to repair the country’s damaged reputation
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BankersHub to host six webinars on Bank Secrecy Act and Anti-Money Laundering March 26, 2015 MADISON, Wis., Feb.
Survey of senior IT leaders in chemical, energy, financial services, federal government, healthcare, pharma and utilities industries highlights disconnect in cybersecurity approaches GAITHERSBURG,
CEO Reed Taussig to Provide Keynote on Security in the Cloud and Participate as a Panelist at Annual AlwaysOn Summit San Jose, CA (PRWEB) February 17, 2015
The Wendigo is a legendary demonic creature or spirit from the Algonquian people of the Atlantic coast, and the Great Lakes region of the United States and Canada. It is said the Wendigo could either posses humans or be a human that has been transformed into a creature. One of its traits is that of cannibalism. The Algonquian people believed that the eating of human flesh would put the person at risk of becoming a Wendigo. There is a modern medical term known as Wendigo Psychosis, which...
Chicago police sergeant, Louis R. Vitullo, focused his career in the city's crime lab and eventually because chief microanalyst. He created an organized method by which to collect and analyze evidence in sexual assault cases. The tools necessary to follow this process are all contained together in a standardized kit, originally called a Vitullo kit. Today, they are more commonly referred to as SAEK or rape kits. Louis Vitullo died on January 3, 2006 at Good Shepherd Hospital in...
- A morbid dread of being buried alive. Also spelled 'taphiphobia'.
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