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Hackers attack the energy industry with malware designed for snooping

Hackers have been targeting energy industry workers with malicious emails containing malware that, when opened, leave the recipients vulnerable to snooping, software security giant Symantec reported… 498 more words

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Lewis featured on CU Denver home page

Jason Lewis, senior instructor in computer science and engineering, talks about his background in law enforcement, working with the Secret Service, and why he sees teaching as a way to give back.

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Keren Elazari: Hackers: the Internet's immune system

Some might see them as the bad guys, maybe even terrorists. But Karen Elazari argues that Hackers are the immune system of the Internet.
As she says, with great power comes great responsibility. 26 more words

U.S. Preps To Fight Terror with Technology - Network Security on Top Tech News

The U.S.  Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) has released a new report outlining a number of threats to America, and how military technology can be harnessed to counteract them. 811 more words

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Hass and Associates Cyber Security: Botnets inflate Twitch viewership

With the boom in online streaming these days, it’s only expected that people will get creative and game the system to earn more money. In the case of streaming site Twitch — known for its community of gamers — it appears that some of its broadcasters are using botnet-for-hire services to illegally get those “millions” of viewers. 501 more words

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Cybersecurity Stocks: Still Hot Or Lukewarm?

Last month, cybersecurity stocks emerged as some of the market’s top gainers. They have since faded a bit, but….

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Cyber Security

Common Vulnerabilities of Websites I have checked

I have analyzed many web sites. Most of them were hacked twice per month. When I checked the codes, I noticed so many issues.

  • The first thing that I noticed was that the admin area could be found very easily.
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