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Ground system for weather satellites contains thousands of 'high-risk' bugs

Ground system for weather satellites contains thousands of 'high-risk' bugs

An audit of the Joint Polar Satellite System ground system revealed thousands of vulnerabilities, most of which will be addressed in two years when the next version of the system is released.

Former acting HHS cyber director convicted on child porn charges

Former acting HHS cyber director convicted on child porn charges

Timothy DeFoggi, who was nabbed by the FBI last year in its Operation Torpedo investigation was convicted by federal jury in Nebraska.

Nearly 70 percent of IT pros target of weekly phishing attacks, HP finds

Nearly 70 percent of IT pros target of weekly phishing attacks, HP finds

On Wednesday, HP TippingPoint released its State of Network Security survey which polled hundreds of professionals.

Hackers deliver Kelihos to users sympathetic to Russian 'cause'

Hackers deliver Kelihos to users sympathetic to Russian 'cause'

Playing off the Ukraine conflict, a Kelihos campaign promises victims software to help the Russian cause but delivers malware instead.

Study shows how attackers make use of websites existing for less than 24 hours

Study shows how attackers make use of websites existing for less than 24 hours

Looking at the top 50 of parent domains that produced websites existing for less than 24 hours, researchers with Blue Coat Security Labs observed that 22 percent were malicious.

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Backup hard drive stolen from law firm contained personal info

Social security numbers were among the information on a backup hard drive that was stolen from an employee of Imhoff and Associates, PC.

POS malware infections at two OTTO pizzeria locations in Maine

About 900 customers at two OTTO pizzeria locations in Portland, Maine, had payment card data compromised after POS malware was discovered on terminals.

Los Angeles-based health system breached; more than 500 patients affected

Personal information on more than 500 Cedars-Sinai Health System patients was compromised after a laptop was stolen from an employee's home.

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