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Major Security Issues with Cloud Computing Being Ignored

by David Gilbert | January 31, 2013 | ibtimes.co.uk

A security expert believes that organisations aren't even aware of the security problems facing them as they move to the cloud, following the attack on Yahoo last month.

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Smartphone sensors reveal security secrets

by Mark Ward | January 28, 2013 | bbc.co.uk

Data captured by smartphone sensors could help criminals guess codes used to lock the gadgets, say security researchers.

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Homeland Security: Disable UPnP as tens of millions at risk

by Zack Whittaker | January 29, 2013 | zdnet.com

The US government is warning to disable a common networking feature after bugs left tens of millions of hardware devices vulnerable to attacks by hackers and malware.

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The Role of 'Intelligent Security'

by Marianne Kolbasuk McGee | January 1, 2013 | bankinfosecurity.com

Many security technologies are very good at detecting known threats so that security professionals can react. But an evolving concept, known as "intelligent security," involves using a combination of technologies to detect both known and unknown threats, helping security professionals become more proactive.

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Michigan makes ORC a felony

by SIW EDITORIAL STAFF | January 4, 2013 | securityinfowatch.com

Legislation imposes harsh penalties for perpetrators

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New Hack Abuses Cloud-Based Browsers

by Kelly Jackson Higgins | November 28, 2012 | darkreading.com

Researchers show how attackers could anonymously pilfer free cloud computing power -- for cracking passwords, denial-of-service attacks, or other nefarious activities

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Nations prepare for cyber war

by David Goldman | January 7, 2013 | money.cnn.com

Security analysts are predicting that 2013 is when nation-sponsored cyberwarfare goes mainstream -- and some think such attacks will lead to actual deaths.

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Study: Majority of businesses not adequately protecting payment card data

by SIW Editorial Staff | December 4, 2012 | securityinfowatch.com

More than 70 percent of merchants found to store unencrypted payment card data on the corporate network

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