A year in cybersecurity and cybercrime: 2012 review

Summary: During the year, we have seen the destruction of SOPA and PIPA but the emergence of CISPA and similar laws around the world, a growing trend in hacks and scams, an explosion in malware, and states committing cyberwarfare on their friends and foes. Here's a run-down of what happened in 2012.

Topics: Security, Apple, Browser, EU, Government : US, Legal, Networking, Outage, Privacy

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Zack Whittaker writes for ZDNet, CNET, and CBS News. He is based in New York City.

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