Hackers Threaten Attacks on Corporations and Government Sites

[singlepic id=840 w=320 h=240 float=right] DALLAS (NBC) — A leader of the computer hackers group known as Anonymous is threatening new attacks on major U.S. corporations and government officials as part of at an escalating “cyberwar” against the citadels of American power. (Ethical Hacking and Computer Forensics training courses are available now from CED Solutions, the #1 Microsoft Certification location in North America) “It’s a guerrilla cyberwar — that’s what I call it,” said Barrett Brown, 29, who calls himself a senior strategist and [...]

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Hackers Steal Millions From Accounts – Are You Protected?

[singlepic id=827 w=320 h=240 float=right]Millions stolen from European organizations – Are your Windows Server security settings correct, attend training to be sure?      An Eastern European cybergang has perfected an emerging form of digital theft to steal millions of dollars from Europe’s carbon registries.   Elite cybergangs are gaining deep access to corporate networks   and carrying out Ocean’s 11-like capers that are equal parts digital con game and digital burglary. Security classes such as CISSP, Ethical Hacking, Computer Forenics, [...]

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Computer Users Should Fear These in 2010

[singlepic id=839 w=320 h=240 float=right]About once a year, computer security news leaps out of the technology section and onto the front page and the top of network news broadcasts.  This year, the day was April Fools’ Day, as the Conficker worm became the latest malicious program with the power to eat the Internet.  Somehow, we soldiered on, most of us without ever having to kick on the emergency power generators or dig into that can of spam in the [...]

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Conficker Set to Activate Tomorrow – Protect Your Systems Today!

[singlepic id=830 w=320 h=240 float=right]On Wednesday, April 1, the latest variant of the Conficker (also known as Downadup and Kido) work will download new instructions. The sophistication of this worm and its botnet have many concerned, although the amount of legitimate concern is a matter of debate. To prevent Conficker from activating, read the information from PC Mag Blogs at: http://blogs.pcmag.com/securitywatch/2009/03/the_most_important_things_to_k.php

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