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Security Flaw Found in ZTE Android Phones

May 21, 2012
The backdoor appears to be intended to enable ZTE and MetroPCS to install and uninstall Android apps.
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Anonymous Hackers Hit Chicago Web Sites

May 21, 2012
Members of AntiS3curityOPS claimed responsibility for the attacks.
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Global Payments Breach Timeline Expands

May 21, 2012
Recently-issued alerts indicate that the breach dates back to January of 2011.
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U.S. Congressman Warns of Catastrophic Cyber Attack

May 21, 2012
Mike Rogers says the attack is likely to hit the U.S. within the next 12 to 24 months.
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Facebook Hit With $15 Billion Privacy Lawsuit

May 21, 2012
The lawsuit claims the company's actions have violated the U.S. Wiretap Act.
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Trend Micro Warns of Trojan Posing as Chrome Installer

May 18, 2012
The malware, identified as TSPY_BANKER.EUIQ, redirects users to spoofed banking Web sites.
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Hacker Nyre Claims Responsibility for Pirate Bay Attack

May 18, 2012
The hacker says the attack was motivated by the fact that he's 'highly against Anonymous.'
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Call of Duty Hacker Gets 18 Months in Jail

May 18, 2012
Lewys Martin distributed malware that harvested bank login details, credit card information and Internet passwords.
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DHS Issues Warning on Medical Device Security

May 18, 2012
The Department of Homeland Security says the combination of medical devices and wireless connectivity presents a security risk.
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Anonymous Hackers Target Indian Government Sites

May 18, 2012
The attacks were launched in response to an Internet censorship plan.
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iCloud Accounts May Have Been Hacked

May 17, 2012
Several users say their accounts have been distributing spam.
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Facebook Hacker Gets a Year in Jail

May 17, 2012
Gareth Crosskey pleaded guilty to the attack following his arrest in July.
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Utah CTO Resigns After Massive Security Breach

May 17, 2012
The breach exposed 780,000 Medicaid recipients' personal data.
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New Zeus Malware Variant Targets Facebook, Gmail Users

May 17, 2012
The scams exploit victims' trusted relationships with the services to trick them into disclosing their credit card information.
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White House Cyber Security Coordinator Resigns

May 17, 2012
Howard Schmidt will be succeeded by Michael Daniel, director of intelligence programs at the Office of Management and Budget.
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California's IHSS Program Suffers Massive Data Loss

May 16, 2012
Lost data included the Social Security numbers of 375,000 employees.
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Hackers Hit Multiple Human Rights, Foreign Policy Sites

May 16, 2012
Targets include the Center for Defense Information and Amnesty International Hong Kong, among many others.
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QuickTime for Windows Update Patches Security Flaws

May 16, 2012
The update patches 17 vulnerabilities in versions of the software for Windows 7, Windows Vista and Windows XP.
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The Pirate Bay Taken Down by Cyber Attack

May 16, 2012
The site has been inaccessible for over 24 hours.
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