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The Cyber Wire – November 29, 2012

The brief digital ceasefire in Gaza is over, as Israeli and Palestinian hackers again go after one another. The International Atomic Energy Agency breach is now attributed to Iran, or at least its sympathizers. Anonymous threatens Egyptian President Mohamed Morsy, whom it regards as harboring pharaonic ambitions. A major DNS hack in Romania affecting large […]

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For Recent Cyberattacks, Motivations Vary

NPR By Tom Gjelten June 16, 2011  Computer users have for years struggled with viruses, worms and all sorts of malware. But the most recent cyberattacks have targeted institutions whose computer systems were thought to be relatively secure: the French Ministry of Finance, Sony, Lockheed Martin, Citibank, even the International Monetary Fund. “These are first-class attacks,” says Luis […]

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