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Posts Tagged ‘firewall’

FTC issue warning after P2P data breach

Tuesday, February 23rd, 2010

The US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has warned nearly 100 companies and government departments that they could be affected by a serious data breach that has emerged on a peer-to-peer (P2P) network. (more…)

What is a Drive-By Download?

Tuesday, January 12th, 2010

If you’ve found your PC running slowly or causing you no end of problems after visiting a website that didn’t quite look as legitimate as you expected it to, then it’s likely that you have been the victim of a “drive-by download”. (more…)

Security risks found in Chinese filter software

Friday, June 12th, 2009

Computers in China could be exposed to hackers due to a security flaw in new compulsory government firewall software. (more…)