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Spear-phishers grab emails from internet overseer ICANN

Spear-phishers managed to lure several employees at the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) to give up their login details, the organisation said in a… 371 more words


The Rise of Spearphishing

Google, the Pentagon, the White House, RSA, HBGary Federal, the New York Times.

That’s a list of organizations you’d expect to have top-notch IT security, right? 409 more words

Information Technology

You are a Phish – try not to get hooked

by William V. Burns

October 24, 2014

You are a juicy, delicious phish. Allow me to explain. I am not referring to the jam rock band… 678 more words

Network Security

US Nuclear Regulatory Commission hacked 3 times in 3 years

Computers at the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) have been hacked three times in the last three years, according to documents obtained under an open-records request. 618 more words


Nuclear Regulatory Commission Hacked

The US Nuclear Regulatory Commission has revealed that between 2010 and 2013 it has been hacked three times successfully, with 17 attempts in total.

Oddly, while the story is given prominent play on the… 618 more words