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2013-12-13 13:26:28

University of Miami physicist and his collaborators discover a mathematical law that explains a wide variety of human confrontations Would you believe that a broad range of human struggles can be understood by using a mathematical formula? From child-parent struggles to cyber-attacks and civil unrest, they can all be explained with a simple mathematical expression called a "power-law." In a sort of unified theory of human conflict, scientists have found a way to mathematically describe...

2013-12-11 23:21:11

Firm helping San Antonio businesses analyze the security of their networks. San Antonio, TX (PRWEB) December 11, 2013 McCann Investigations, a firm in Texas that specializes in private investigations and digital security services, recently announced that it now provides its network security audits to clients in the San Antonio area. Network security audits are used by businesses to analyze the strength of their networks and bolster their defenses where they find vulnerabilities....

Security Firm Claims Chinese Hackers Are Spying On EU Ministries
2013-12-10 13:39:41

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online On Monday, Reuters reported that Chinese hackers likely had eavesdropped on the computers of five European foreign ministries in advance of last September’s G20 summit, which was held in St. Petersburg, Russia. This is according to research that was conducted by California-based computer security firm FireEye Inc. The New York Times on Tuesday reported that the foreign ministries included those of the Czech Republic, Portugal,...

2013-12-07 23:02:38

Remote Access Trojans can give hackers external access to compromised systems and networks. Joe Caruso, founder and CEO/CTO of Global Digital Forensics, discusses what this type of malware does, the importance of regular vulnerability assessments and penetration testing, and the new Data Breach Response Toolkit from Global Digital Forensics, which gives IT security personnel the power to finally find and eliminate this type of dangerous and stealthy threat like never before. New York, NY...


Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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