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Google Wants Transparency In Data-Mining Request Release
2013-06-19 09:58:57

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Several Internet companies, including Apple and Yahoo, have released the number of data requests they´ve received from the government as a part of investigations and PRISM, the data-mining program used by the National Security Agency (NSA). However, one Internet giant -- Google -- has been noticeably absent in releasing these figures following a plea to the Attorney General and FBI to allow them to include Foreign Intelligence...

New Tip From Mafia Informant Leads FBI To Jimmy Hoffa Hunt
2013-06-18 07:32:47

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online On Monday, FBI investigators began searching a Michigan field for the remains of Jimmy Hoffa after a tip from 85-year-old Tony Zerilli, the son of former Detroit mob boss Joseph Zerilli, led them to the scene of the apparent crime. Zerilli alerted investigators in January that the former Teamsters boss, 62 at the time of his disappearance, was bound, gagged and struck over the head with a shovel before being buried alive on the...

2013-06-17 23:19:48

SpearTip, LLC - - CI Centre - - and ComSec, LLC are proud to present "Combating Corporate Espionage" Protecting Your Organization From "Spies, Hacks & Taps" this summer in Virginia Beach, VA. St. Louis, MO (PRWEB) June 17, 2013 Businesses today are in real danger of espionage, both technical and physical, and knowing how to protect against these dangers could make all the difference. SpearTip, LLC, a cyber counterespionage and counterintelligence firm, is sponsoring this event...

2013-06-11 23:14:48

A Just Cause and Friends of Justice argue that financial analysis shows the federal case resulting in imprisonment of executives of IRP Solutions in Colorado was about debt. Denver, Colorado (PRWEB) June 11, 2013 A Just Cause and Friends of Justice continue their investigation of what they say is the wrongful prosecution and conviction of six executives of a Colorado-based company, IRP Solutions Corporation. The advocacy organizations believe that the currently imprisoned executives (IRP6),...

2013-06-08 23:02:25

According to recent statistics released by the FBI (June 3, 2013), the Western United States experienced a 3.3 percent increase in violent crimes when compared to statistics from the previous year. Randy Collins, California criminal defense attorney, believes the study to reinforce his own findings and provides reasoning for the court´s new sentencing structure. Newport Beach, California (PRWEB) June 08, 2013 According to recent statistics released by the FBI (June 3, 2013), the...

Microsoft FBI Take Down 500M Botnet
2013-06-06 10:59:21

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Microsoft´s Digital Crimes Unit (MDCU) has taken down another large botnet which was responsible for stealing more than $500 million from infected users. Working again with the FBI, the MDCU was able to take down at least 1,000 Citadel botnets, with only another 400 estimated remaining. The botnets have been infecting computers and stealing from bank accounts for the past 18 months. Some 5 million computers were thought to...

2013-06-04 23:04:12

DOJ Prosecution Overreached in Colorado Federal Criminal Case, says A Just Cause and Friends of Justice Denver, Colorado (PRWEB) June 04, 2013 A Just Cause and Friends of Justice continue their investigation of what they say is the wrongful prosecution and conviction of six executives of a Colorado-based company, IRP Solutions Corporation. The advocacy organizations believe that 9/11 Commission concerns could have been resolved a decade ago by software that was developed by the now-jailed...

Google Sued By Justice Department For Warrantless Access To User Records
2013-06-01 05:54:16

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online The US Department of Justice secretly filed a lawsuit in April attempting to force Google to give them access to user records without a search warrant, various media outlets have learned. CNET´s Declan McCullagh, who broke the story on Friday, said that the lawsuit was filed in a Manhattan courtroom back on April 22 and “offers a rare glimpse of how determined prosecutors are to defend a process that allows federal...


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