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U.S. to help protect private companies from malicious cyberattacks

by Homeland Security News Wire | May 21, 2013 | homelandsecuritynewswire.com

The U.S. government said it will help protect private companies from cyber attacks. DHS secretary Janet Napolitano said a system is being developed which will monitor Internet traffic directed to critical infrastructure businesses and block attacks on software programs.

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Consumers Unhappy, Frustrated With Password Security: Survey

by Robert Lemos | April 25, 2013 | eweek.com

Nearly half of all consumers distrust online sites that rely on passwords for security and will abort transactions when they forget their passwords, according to a Ponemon Institute survey.

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Why Jet Owners Don't Want to Be Tracked

by MARK MAREMONT And TOM MCGINTY | April 18, 2013 | wsj.com

Big companies and wealthy individuals normally don't discuss the threats they receive, preferring to keep their security concerns private.

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Zero-Day Vulnerabilities On The Rise, Trend Micro Report Warns

by Mickey McCarter | April 24, 2013 | hstoday.us

So-called zero-day vulnerabilities topped the list of concerns cited in a cybersecurity report on attacks observed in the first quarter of 2013, according to Trend Micro Inc., Cupertino, Calif.

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Are 'grannycams' answer for nursing home security?

by Amy Canfield | April 1, 2013 | securitydirectornews.com

Surveillance raises privacy, other concerns

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Researchers find APT malware that monitors mouse clicks to evade detection

by Lucian Constantin | April 2, 2013 | infoworld.com

Malware also uses other techniques to evade detection from several types of security products, FireEye researchers say

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Retailer Says 'Code' Compromised Cards

by Tracy Kitten | April 2, 2013 | bankinfosecurity.com

Schnucks Confirms Attack Against Debit, Credit Data

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Movie studios target mobile apps for copyright infringement

by Dara Kerr | February 28, 2013 | cnet.com

Apps that contain the likeness of movie characters such as Spiderman, Green Lantern, or Bilbo Baggins have come under scrutiny from Hollywood.

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