Latest Stephen Doherty Stories

2011-06-17 13:45:00

According to computer security firm Symantec, hackers are targeting users of the virtual currency Bitcoin by penetrating computers and swiping their digital wallets. "Malware authors move fast," Symantec's Stephen Doherty said in a blog post about digital pickpockets targeting Bitcoin. "We have seen a recent Trojan in the wild targeting Bitcoin wallets," Doherty said. "It has one motive: to locate your Bitcoin wallet.dat file and email it to the attacker," Doherty said. "This is not...

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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.
This word is partly Irish in origin.