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Microsoft Says Leaked Trade Secrets Gave It The Right To Read Emails
2014-03-21 13:36:12

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online On Friday Microsoft defended its right to break into customers’ accounts to read emails if it suspected it had been the victim of a crime. This came after the tech giant admitted in federal court documents that it had forced its way into a blogger’s Hotmail account to track down and stop a leak of software. In this particular case the blogger had been provided sensitive data about the Windows 8 operating system by a former Microsoft...

2014-02-24 12:33:24

Leader of European Union's Cyber Security Agency Honored SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- RSA CONFERENCE -- The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA) has named Prof Udo Helmbrecht, Executive Director of the European Union Agency for Network and Information Security (ENISA), as the 2014 recipient of the CSA Industry Leadership Award. The CSA Industry Leadership Award is given to individuals in recognition of their contributions in advancing secure cloud computing initiatives....

Hack On Microsoft Similar To Attacks On Apple, Facebook
2013-02-23 06:23:59

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Microsoft officials revealed on Friday that the Redmond, Washington-based company had been targeted by the same hackers who had previously set their sights on Apple and Facebook. In an official Security Response Center blog post published Friday, Matt Thomlinson, General Manager of Microsoft´s Trustworthy Computing Security division said that the tech giant had “recently experienced” a “security...


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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