Datatheft

04.09.14
How to avoid heartburn, er, Heartbleed
04.09.14

How to avoid heartburn, er, Heartbleed

Don't change your password. It's strange advice to hear when the so-called Heartbleed bug is leavi...

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04.08.14
Internet security key flaw exposes a whole load of private data
04.08.14

Internet security key flaw exposes a whole load of private data

Most internet security holes, even the bigger ones, tend to be fairly limited in scope -- there ar...

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04.12.12
US Court: Code isn't property, therefore it can't be stolen
04.12.12

US Court: Code isn't property, therefore it can't be stolen

New York's Second Circuit Court of Appeals has decided that computer code cannot be stolen after ac...

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02.24.12
FCC thinks ISPs should do a better job preventing fraud, theft
02.24.12

FCC thinks ISPs should do a better job preventing fraud, theft

Internet fraud and theft are major problems, there seems to be little doubt about that -- according...

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07.29.10
Why Apple's "walled garden" is a good idea
07.29.10

Why Apple's "walled garden" is a good idea

Many developers and users of Apple's iOS devices bemoan the "walled garden" of the App Store approva...

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11.25.08
Lenovo ThinkPads to freeze when texted, deter thieves from getting the goods
11.25.08

Lenovo ThinkPads to freeze when texted, deter thieves from getting the goods

We've seen some pretty sophisticated laptop security measures out here in the volatile civilian wor...

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01.12.07
Elecom intros skim prevention kit for wallet, cellphone
01.12.07

Elecom intros skim prevention kit for wallet, cellphone

If you're down with the whole "swipeless" idea, but don't much dig the potential lack of security as...

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