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VoIP Phones Are Vulnerable To Eavesdropping
2013-01-08 04:57:08

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Scientists at Columbia University have discovered serious security vulnerabilities in Cisco´s VoIP phones that allow malicious code to be easily inserted, giving hackers the ability eavesdrop on private conversations from anywhere in the world. The vulnerabilities apply not only to Cisco´s 14 Unified IP Phone models, but to potentially all VoIP phones, said the researchers, who demonstrated the breach at the Chaos...

2008-07-31 21:00:27

By Zap2It, Chicago Jul. 31--Sony is reportedly developing a "Spider-Man" franchise spinoff based around the villainous Venom. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Jacob Estes ("Mean Creak") wrote one draft of a "Venom" script, but the studio is contemplating moving in a different direction with a different writer. Venom isn't so much a single character in the Marvel pantheon as the name given to a gooey alien symbiote that latches onto a human host, bonds with the form and takes on...


Word of the Day
Cthulhu
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.
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