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2013-02-12 23:03:13

Digital assets take many forms; and while corporate secrets, intellectual property and electronic currency are tantalizing targets for hackers, it´s often information about people they are after, as the slew of recent high-profile hacks demonstrate. The founder of Global Digital Forensics sheds a little light on why this information is so valuable to hackers and some of the fundamentals crucial to every business or organization in today´s digital age to protect it. New York, NY...

Stolen Laptops Force NASA To Use Encryption
2012-11-15 16:52:07

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Halloween was scary this year for NASA. A laptop and official NASA documents issued to a headquarters employee were stolen from the employee's locked vehicle on October 31. The agency issued a warning to all employees, and issued a lock down on all NASA-issued laptops until proper encryption software could be installed. NASA is not allowing any agency-issued laptops to leave the premises until encryption protection is...

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  • A small crescent-shaped structure or marking, especially the white area at the base of a fingernail that resembles a half-moon.
This word is a diminutive of the Latin 'luna,' moon.