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2012-09-09 12:01:49

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online While violent, physical attacks between and among nations aren´t a common occurrence these days, the same can´t be said in the murky world of cyberspace where attacks are becoming more brazen than ever, according to the National Security Agency. "We're starting to see nation-state resources and expertise employed in what we would characterize as reckless and disruptive, destructive behaviors,” said NSA...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.