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Anonymous Attack Tool Infects Its Own Users With Zeus Trojan
2012-03-05 05:41:01

Hackers who have downloaded a tool to help Anonymous launch distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks may also have unwittingly downloaded a piece of malware that has compromised their online banking accounts, a U.S. security firm has revealed. According to John Leyden of The Register, Symantec, the developers of Norton Antivirus software, discovered that those who have recently downloaded the Anonymous 'Slowloris' tool used "to flood websites with open connections and ultimately knock...

2012-02-28 12:50:00

Arizona based advisory firm, Hawk Financial Group announces today the launch of version 2.0 of their proprietary modeling software. Mesa, AZ (PRWEB) February 28, 2012 Hawk Financial Group announced today that Stockhawk.net, financial advisory service and provider of highly optimized stock signals, has deployed version 2.0 of the modeling software responsible for generating buy and sell signals. Stockhawk.net uses a proprietary modeling system built on an evolutionary framework capable of...


Word of the Day
attercop
  • 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.'
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