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Kaspersky Anti-Virus Update Causes Major Headaches
2013-02-06 19:49:24

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Users of Kaspersky Labs´ anti-virus software were left without access to the Internet after installing a faulty update that was released on Monday. The Russian security firm has since issued a fix for their bad patch, but installing the fix required a few workarounds to access the Internet once more in order to download it. Users running Windows XP first began noticing the problem shortly after the update had been rolled...

Security Experts Find Red October Virus Has Been Attacking US Computers For More Than 5 Years
2013-01-14 12:59:04

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online The Security experts at Kaspersky Labs have discovered malware which has been targeting Eastern Europe and North America since 2007. Known as “Red October,” this malware has been attacking these nations for over 5 years, stealing confidential and encrypted documents. According to the Russian security experts, this is a “high-level cyber-espionage campaign” which has successfully been installed on...


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penuche
  • A fudgelike confection of brown sugar, cream or milk, and chopped nuts.
'Penuche' is a variant of 'panocha,' a coarse grade of sugar made in Mexico. 'Panocha' probably comes from the Spanish 'panoja, panocha,' ear of grain.
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