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Alaskan Teens Hack Into School System
2013-05-03 10:28:01

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online At least 18 Alaskan students are accused of using a phishing scam to gain control over the computers at their middle school. According to the Anchorage Daily News, these students hacked into the school-owned laptops after tricking a teacher into giving them an administrative password. Once inside, the unnamed students accessed their classmate´s laptops remotely using a feature built for teachers to monitor their students....

2013-05-02 23:22:53

Protecting an organization´s ESI (Electronically Stored Information) from sophisticated and advanced cyber threats can seem like a daunting mountain to climb, but according to Verizon´s 2013 Data Breach Investigations Report, US businesses need to spend a lot more time handling the simple threats first. Global Digital Forensics founder and CEO, Joe Caruso, weighs in on the report and the importance having at least the basics of cyber security very well covered before concentrating...

2013-04-02 23:01:03

The FFIEC, which supervises financial institutions through standards and uniform principles, has acknowledged the growing threat cyber attacks and the need for better security and financial practices. Sterling, VA (PRWEB) April 02, 2013 EcomNets (http://www.EcomNets.com), the leading provider of enterprise software, cloud computing and data center solutions, today announced that it has achieved FFIEC certification allowing them to deliver solutions for security management in financial...


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  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
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