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For real, this is your absolute final, final notice..

For real, this is your absolute final, final notice..

Once again, I don’t know whether to laugh, or cry. But I think the person or persons behind this needs some education of a special style…


Hacking the Hackers

In late 2010, a team of Eastern European hackers began attacking the website of a Fortune 100 company.

They employed what’s known as an SQL injection, manipulating the online forms where visitors enter information. The hope was to trick the underlying database into spitting out valuable corporate data…” Read more..

So, there’s a rootkit hidden in millions of cellphones

The rootkit belongs to a company called Carrier IQ and it seems that it has low-level access to the system that allows it to spy on pretty much everything that you do with your handset. This, on the face of it, seems like an extremely serious breach of security, privacy and trust.” Read more..

Is it Friday yet?

Today’s quote:A thankful heart is not only the greatest virtue, but the parent of all the other virtues.” ~ Cicero

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December 1, 2011 Posted by | Internet | 8 Comments