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Denial of Service Attacks on the Rise

These days, you don’t have to be a an evil genius of a hacker to bring down a website. In fact, the recent cyber-attack on Sony’s Playstation Network is a good example of this. 200 more words


Welcome, welcome, welcome

“And may the odds be ever in your favour.” Yea right.

Well, things are about to get a little nitty gritty. I’ve been dabbling in the wonderful world of online dating for about a year and a half now, and if you know me, you know I’m still single. 109 more words


A Brief Synopsis of Cyber Crime

Three types of cyber cimes are:

1) Computer used as an instrument in the crime

2)  Attack against a computer

3) Computer is used as an intermediary in the commission of a crime… 783 more words


Semper Fi

I was doing my daily evening walks trying to stick to my ten thousands steps regime when my attention was grabbed by an elderly couple strolling by.  709 more words

Wall Street Admits That A Cyberattack Could Crash Our Banking System At Any Time

Source: The Economic Collapse Blog, by Michael Snyder

Wall Street banks are getting hit by cyber attacks every single minute of every single day. It is a massive onslaught that is not highly publicized because the bankers do not want to alarm the public. 296 more words

Financial/Societal Collapse And Dependence

Hal Finney, Cryptographer and Bitcoin Pioneer, Dies at 58

Hal Finney, a cryptographer and one of the earliest users and developers of the virtual currency Bitcoin, died on Thursday in Phoenix. He was 58. 38 more words

Jay Leiderman

Helping researchers cope with the medical literature knowledge explosion

Source: KurzweilAI, August 2014

IBM Watson, other tools to provide automated reasoning and hypothesis generation from the complete medical literature

Computational biologists at Baylor College of Medicine… 97 more words