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Honest pre-election costings would finally put a price on Turnbull’s FttN plan. Will the Coalition follow through, or will it use a post-election cost-benefit analysis to worm out of its long-held opposition to Labor’s network?
In a pair of candid blog posts, a member of Oxford's network security staff says the Flashback malware episode is the worst they've seen since the Blaster worm of 2003. And Apple is "making minimal effort" and "putting customers at risk."
What is a Raspberry Pi, and why is it so deliciously priced? Is the new Conficker worm coming for your PC? What is Vodafone's network guarantee, and why are we all enemies of the internet?
Facebook has confirmed it is releasing as much information as it can about the Koobface worm, which wreaked havoc on the social network a few years ago, and the five hackers behind it.
Facebook plans to name the five hackers behind the Koobface worm, which wreaked havoc on the social network a few years ago. All of the men have yet to be charged for their crimes.
How severe can the impact of the Conficker worm be on a single city council that has apparently not implemented basic security solutions in place?Pretty severe according to a recently released a report entitled "Service interruption resulting from ICT disruption in February 2009" which details the financial costs of a Conficker incident affecting Manchester City Council's network - 1.
Just days ahead of an April 1st activation date for the Conficker worm squirming through the Windows operating system, security researchers at the Honeynet Project have scored a major breakthrough, finding a way to fingerprint the malware on infected networks.Now, with the help of Dan Kaminsky and Rich Mogull, off-the-shelf network scanning vendors have the ability remotely (and anonymously) detect Conficker infections.
OpenDNS has launched a service designed to help network administrators spot and remove infections by the widespread worm, also known as Conficker
Facebook today sent out a security warning to some of its users alerting them that their passwords have been changed due to alleged suspicious activities happening on their accounts.The email appears to be a reaction from the social network due to the newest appearance of Koobface, a worm that preys on the paranoia of users and leverages seemingly trusted redirects to infect its victims.
Under sustained attack from what is described as a rapidly spreading network worm, the U.S.
The Facebook worm that has been squirming its way through the popular social network now has a new friend -- Google Reader.According to researchers at Fortinet, the worm's creators are wrapping Google's RSS reader around fake video downloads as part of a strategy to strengthen the social engineering component of the attack.
Google's social network, Orkut, has been attacked by a worm that uses "scrap book" messages to propogate. It's only action is to spread and add Orkut members to a group called "infected by the Orkut virus.
Researchers at Penn State have filed a provision patent for a new anti-worm technology that promises to identify and contain network worms milliseconds into an attack without using anti-virus signatures.
Prosecutors allege he used an e-mail worm to create a network of hijacked PCs that swamped the victim's servers.
Network worm now hitting PCs spreads spying software via a recently patched hole in Windows.
Two men sentenced to jail for their roles in creating self-replicating TK worm that created a rogue network of compromised PCs.
While worm attacks were dominant in the second half of 2003, they accounted for only 12% of the attacks in 2004, Symantec told Associated Press. By 2004 network probes accounted for 47% of all security attacks.
Worm found on AOL's Instant Messenger network carries a file that masquerades as iTunes software and installs adware.
Combined mass-mailing worm and network worm attempts to hijack computers and to launch a DOS attack on Symantec's Web site.
Worm spreads quickly on AOL's instant messaging service but is contained within hours.
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