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2013-11-07 23:29:34

Gary Warner discusses malware and cybercrime in latest episode. Birmingham, AL and Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) November 07, 2013 Malcovery,® a leader in delivering actionable intelligence that can be applied to neutralize the threats and actions by cyber criminals in the areas of phishing, spam and malware, today announced that Gary Warner, Malcovery CTO, will be a featured on an episode of CNBC’s “American Greed: The Fugitives” airing on Thursday November 7, 2013 at 10PM ET/PT....

2013-11-06 23:24:17

Scambook, the Internet’s leading online complaint resolution, is warning consumers about this holiday season’s Black Friday and Cyber Monday scams leading up to Thanksgiving Weekend. Whether consumers are shopping online or in stores, scammers are getting ready to exploit the holiday shopping season as consumers hunt for the best deals. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) November 06, 2013 Scambook, the Internet’s leading online complaint resolution, is warning consumers about this holiday...

2013-10-28 23:22:35

Canabud, the leading source for information, reviews and other critical details concerning medical marijuana in Canada, announces milestone visitor number just before being hit by a massive wave of spam commenters. Vancouver, BC (PRWEB) October 28, 2013 Canabud, Canada’s premier source for information, reviews and other critical data concerning medical marijuana, has been subjected to a massive wave of spam comments and forced to find ways to combat the problem, just as the website...

Buffer Hack Fills Social Media Posts With Weight Loss Spam
2013-10-28 12:32:30

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Social sharing tool Buffer was hacked on Saturday, resulting in thousands of spammy weight loss posts left on Facebook walls and Twitter streams. Buffer is a scheduled social service, allowing users to set up times to send out Tweets, posts, and the like. Buffer also allows users to share posts between social sites like App dot net and Facebook. Shortly after users began noticing the spammy posts, Buffer acknowledged the hack in...

NSA Gleans Global Contacts, Addresses Via Help Of Internet Companies
2013-10-15 08:54:18

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The National Security Agency (NSA) has been collecting contact lists and “buddy lists” of Internet users from across the globe with help from email and web chat companies such as Google, Facebook, Microsoft and Yahoo. The system that pulls this data to create larger networks of people all over the world is so effective that in some cases it needed to be stopped so as not to overload its servers. The Washington Post has reported...

2013-10-10 23:20:20

Offering ISPs, ESPs, EDM platforms and SaaS service providers an automated vetting system to fight spam, phishing and bots from harming their network and minimize potential disruption to services as a result of Bad Actors breaching systems and hijacking legitimate accounts. Saratoga Springs, New York (PRWEB) October 10, 2013 E-HAWK (http://e-hawk.net/) today announces the first full release of their client reputation vetting service for ISP’s, ESP’s and other SaaS based EDM providers....

Word of the Day
  • Remarkable; prodigious.
  • Audacious; gutsy.
  • Completely; extremely.
  • Audaciously; boldly.
  • Impressively great in size; enormous; extraordinary.
This word is probably from the dialectal 'boldacious,' a blend of 'bold' and 'audacious.'