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China Is The World's Top Source Of Internet Attack Traffic [Infographic]

China is the place where the vast majority of Internet attack traffic originates from, according to Akamai’s most recent “State of The Internet” report. Denial-of-service or DDoS attacks overwhelm computers and networks with high levels of online activity, usually through a network taken over or …

Hackers Are Using Microsoft PowerPoint To Attack Computers

Computer World reports that the security problem affects all of the currently supported releases of Windows. The vulnerability was discovered by three Google employees and two staff of McAfee Security.<p>Hackers can use the flaw to send a target an infected PowerPoint presentation. When opened, the …

China builds computer network impenetrable to hackers

China is building the world’s first long-distance quantum encryption network, a 1,200-mile line between Beijing and Shanghai that will be theoretically unhackable<p><b>China</b> will soon have the world's most secure major computer network, making communications between Beijing and Shanghai impenetrable to …

Words can barely describe how stupid Verizon thinks you are

We’ve often observed that Verizon, while offering terrific service and coverage overall, does things that make it seem like it thinks very little of …

China ELF botnet malware infection & distribution scheme unleashed

The backgroundThere are so many ELF malware infection with the multiple type of backdoors and DDoS'ers originated from China. Our report in here …

Home Depot

As if the credit card breach at <b>Home Depot</b> didn’t already look enough like the <b>Target breach</b>: Home Depot said yesterday that the hackers who stole 56 …

FBI Arrests Alleged 'Silk Road 2.0' Operator Blake Benthall

FBI agents arrested alleged "Silk Road 2.0" owner and operator Blake Benthall in San Francisco on Wednesday, the bureau's New York field office announced Thursday.<p>The FBI is accusing Benthall, 26, of running the online "black-market bazaar" where anonymous users can trade illegal goods and …

Empathy: Why It Matters, and How to Get It

<b>‘Empathy inspires with a unique combination of teaching, storytelling, and a serious call to action.’ – Brené Brown, author of the New York Times # 1</b> …

How Hackers Reportedly Side-Stepped Google's Two-Factor Authentication

Two-factor authentication is generally seen as the safest bet for protecting your Gmail account. But a harrowing tale from indie developer Grant …

10 Cool Security Tools Open-Sourced By The Internet's Biggest Innovators

Google, Facebook, Netflix, and others have all offered up tools they've developed in-house to the community at large.<p>1 of 10<p>As today's Internet …

An Unprecedented Look at Stuxnet, the World's First Digital Weapon

In January 2010, inspectors with the International Atomic Energy Agency visiting the Natanz uranium enrichment plant in Iran noticed that centrifuges …

The Ubiquity of Cyber-Espionage

First Look Media's Morgan Marquis-Boire and Crowdstrike's Dmitri Alperovitch on why nation-states are the hackers we should be most afraid of<p>Don’t worry about dorm-room hackers, crime rings, or the mafia, said two cyber-security experts Thursday at the Washington Ideas Forum.<p>Worry about the …

ChiSec is the last Thursday of every month

What<p>An informal meetup of information security professionals in Chicago. Unlike other meetups, you will not be expected to pay dues, "join up", or …

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Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo Crashes: 1 Dead, 1 Injured

Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShipTwo rocket plane broke up and crashed during a test flight on Friday, killing one crew member and seriously injuring another, authorities said.<p>The catastrophic breakup came after the plane dropped away from its WhiteKnightTwo carrier airplane and fired up its hybrid …

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The Billion Dollar Startup Club - WSJ.com

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CryptoLocker ransomware – see how it works, learn about prevention, cleanup and recovery

This article explains how the CryptoLocker ransomware works, including a short video showing it in action.<p>The article tells you about prevention, …

Learn the Tradecraft of Red Team Operations

Rapheal Mudge (aka @armitagehacker) recently published this great series of nine videos on learning the tradecraft of red team operations. Totaling …

South Korea hacks blamed on 'Dark Seoul Gang'

A four-year hacking spree inflicted on South Korea is apparently down to a single hacking group called the "Dark Seoul Gang."<p>Research conducted by …

Splunk: Most Innovative Company | Fast Company

Ideas<p>IdeasThis lab-grown beef will be in restaurants in 3 years<p>IdeasGamers are becoming a powerful source of philanthropic donations<p>IdeasWhat if economic growth isn’t as positive as you think?<p>Entertainment<p>EntertainmentFCC chairman Ajit Pai has “serious concerns” over Sinclair …