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CAT | Virus and Trojans

Germany wants to spy on suspects via Web Germany is proposing to use trojan horse software to enable surveillance of target computers. I have to wonder how effective this will actually be. They are talking about distributing it in an apparently official email from a government email address. Now that the bad guys know this, […]

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CIO – China Makes Viruses for Cyberwar First-Strike We really have moved on from the idea of the hacker portrayed in the movie “war games”. A young boy working out of his bedroom. These days it is a very professional operation, run by organized criminals, or governments in this case. Because of the anti-censorship work […]

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