Latest Federal Bureau of Investigation Stories

Apple Open Up Sharing Data With Government
2013-11-06 13:26:02

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Apple has now joined Facebook, Google, LinkedIn, Microsoft and Yahoo in asking the US government to allow them to disclose exactly how many national security letters they receive from the FBI and other law enforcement agencies. In a public report, Apple explained their public policies and provided what information they are currently allowed to disclose. At present, the American government only allows tech firms to disclose how many data...

2013-11-04 23:27:45

JMR Graphics, a nationwide vehicle wraps manufacturer, comments on the FBI’s digital billboard program that works in collaboration with Clear Channel to catch criminals and fugitives. Central Islip, NY (PRWEB) November 04, 2013 Nationwide vehicle wraps manufacturer, JMR Graphics, comments on the FBI’s digital billboard program designed to collect public tips that aid in manhunts of dangerous criminals. According to an October 14, 2013 article published by the Richmond Times Dispatch...

2013-10-23 23:27:04

Heather Koon has recently been accused of an incident that supposedly happened at a former employer, a child care center, with multiple complaints, resulting in a multitude of found violations, including two employees not having the required fingerprint background check done. Selection.com President, James Boeddeker, says the lack of background checks on employees is shocking. ELYRIA, OH (PRWEB) October 23, 2013 This story was originally reported on 10/08/2013 by The Morning Journal. For...

Federal Government Closes Down Underground Site Silk Road
2013-10-03 10:24:14

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The Silk Road, an underground website that facilitated the sale of illegal narcotics, has been shut down after the US Department of Justice raided the home of the man they believe owned the site. Ross William Ulbricht, known online as “Dread Pirate Roberts,” or “DPR”, was arrested in San Francisco on Wednesday. The FBI also seized the website and $3.6 million in Bitcoin, making it the second largest seizure of the digital...

Massive Data Leak Discovered In Three Large US Data Providers
2013-09-26 08:33:06

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online After several months of investigations, security researcher Brian Krebs has pinpointed a massive data leak to weak points in three large US data providers. Though the FBI began its own investigations in March, Krebs now says a site that releases the birthdays and social security numbers of several public figures gets its information from a “small but very potent” botnet. Following the report, data brokers D&B, LexisNexis...

2013-09-24 23:34:07

Deployment of the software to regulatory and investigating agencies Redwood City,CA (PRWEB) September 24, 2013 UBIC, Inc. (TSE: 2158; NASDAQ: UBIC), a provider of strategic international litigation support through CJK TAR™(Technology Assisted Review) and forensic solutions, has launched a new business aimed towards investigation and regulatory authorities, consisting of the next-generation forensic software, Lit i View Xaminer™ (Xaminer)for gathering and analyzing electronic data in...

2013-09-17 23:01:07

LocatePLUS and USA Protect LLC, have No Connection to, or a Business Relationship with Kenneth Kaiser. Boston, MA (PRWEB) September 17, 2013 LocatePLUS, the leading investigative database provider in the U.S., is providing additional information regarding the recent news articles* regarding the legal issues surrounding former FBI agent Kenneth Kaiser. The New LocatePLUS which was acquired in 2011 has had no business relationship with Mr. Kenneth Kaiser or any of the previous management...

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  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'