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London Marathon Suffers Massive Security Breach

April 24, 2012
All entrants' home and e-mail addresses were published online. 
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Intego Warns of New Flashback Malware Variant

April 24, 2012
The new version, Flashback.S, doesn't request an administrative password prior to installation.
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Lookout, Deutsche Telekom Partner on Mobile Device Security

April 24, 2012
The companies will work together on research and development, and will make Lookout's security app available to Deutsche Telekom's customers.
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Malware Attack Targets Iran's Oil Industry

April 23, 2012
The Iranian government has acknowledged that some data was stolen.
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Anonymous Hackers Dominate IT Security Pros' Fears

April 23, 2012
Sixty-one percent of survey respondents expect to be attacked by Anonymous within the next six months.
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Penn State, IBM Researchers Develop TapLogger Android Trojan

April 23, 2012
The proof-of-concept malware uses the device's motion sensors to steal passwords and other user data.
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WordPress 3.3.2 Patches Security Flaws

April 23, 2012
Vulnerabilities were patched both in the platform itself and in three external libraries.
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Sophos: India Leads the World in Spam

April 23, 2012
The country was responsible for 9.3 percent of all spam between January and March of this year.
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South Carolina Man Arrested for Medicaid Data Theft

April 20, 2012
Christopher Lykes is accused of stealing 228,435 people's personal data, including names, phone numbers, dates of birth and Medicaid account numbers.
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Anonymous Hackers Target Formula One Over Bahrain Race

April 20, 2012
The action was taken to protest ongoing human rights abuses in the country.
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Researchers Develop Personal Firewall Solution for Pacemakers, Insulin Pumps

April 20, 2012
The MedMon device is intended to protect wireless medical devices from cyber attacks.
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FBI Investigates CSU Student for Election Fraud, Identity Theft

April 20, 2012
Matt Weaver is accused of stealing approximately 700 students' user IDs and passwords in order to affect the results of an election for student body president.
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Abortion Provider Hit by 2,500 Cyber Attacks Following Hacker's Arrest

April 20, 2012
Almost half of the attacks came from North America, according to BBC News.
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Russian Charged with Hacking Brokerage Firms, Stealing Identities

April 19, 2012
Petr Murmylyuk is accused of causing $1 million in losses to brokerage firms, and stealing the identities of more than 300 people.
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Anonymous Hackers Launch Pastebin Alternative

April 19, 2012
The AnonPaste service is based on the open source ZeroBin software.
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Emory Healthcare Acknowledges Massive Data Breach

April 19, 2012
Ten misplaced backup discs contained personal data on approximately 315,000 patients.
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Rogue Anti-Virus Software Being Spread via Twitter

April 19, 2012
According to Kaspersky researchers, hundreds of compromised accounts are currently spamming as many as eight messages per second.
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Google Issues Malware Infection Warnings to 20,000 Web Sites

April 19, 2012
The sites appeared to be redirecting visitors to malicious Web sites.
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Teen Hacks 259 Web Sites in 3 Months

April 18, 2012
The 15-year-old was caught when his anonymizing software failed.
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