Richard Adhikari

Richard Adhikari is an experienced writer who specializes in high tech. His areas of focus include cybersecurity, mobile technologies, CRM, databases, software development, mainframe, and mid-range computing, and application development. He has written and edited for numerous publications, including eSecurity Planet and Serverwatch. He is the author of two books on client/server technology.
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ID Theft Growing Rapidly in 2009

Identity thefts soared in 2008, and now 2009 is shaping up to be another banner year for phishers, hackers and other ID...

Obama Budget: Big Money for Cybersecurity

Although critics are savaging the Obama administration's proposed budget over its unprecedented deficit...

Univ. of Florida Hacked (Again)

For the second time in less than four weeks, the University of Florida...

Virus Attack on Symbian Phones: ‘Sexy View’

Security researchers are warning mobile phone users of a new worm aimed at devices running the Symbian operating system (OS S60 Third...

Huge Facebook Group Hijacked by Cybercriminals

In another indication of how easy it is for malware authors to leverage...

Napolitano Urged to Act on Border Laptop Seizures

The Department of Homeland Security's (DHS) controversial policies on search and seizure of...

Napolitano Keeps DHS on the Hop

Janet Napolitano is hitting the ground running in her new role as Secretary...

Monster Breach Shows New Security Ideas Needed

For some security experts, the recent data breach at job site Monster.com comes...

New Botnets Emerge as Older Peers Limp Along

While botnets suffered a major setback late last year, the networks of hacker-controlled...

Spammers Working to Regain Lost Ground

Spam levels, which fell sharply when botnet host McColo was taken down in November,...

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