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India, US ink accord on cyber security

July 19th, 2011 - 1:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) With terrorists increasingly resorting to hacking and using internet for communications, India and the US Tuesday inked an agreement to promote increased collaboration in cyber ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

‘Radiation’ text message a hoax: BBC

March 16th, 2011 - 1:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar.16 (ANI): The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) has rubbished claims of circulating a text message warning people that radiation from the Fukushima nuclear plant has leaked beyond Japan and could hit ... Read more...

Posted in World |

US State Department targeted by cyber terrorists again

July 10th, 2009 - 5:54 pm ICT by John Le Fevre
US federal computer sites have been subjected to a fourth day of cyberattack, with the US State Department saying its website was under attack.State Department spokesman Ian Kelly told reporters on Thursday ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Cybercrooks take advantage of swine flu hysteria

April 30th, 2009 - 6:15 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, April 30 (ANI): Cybercriminals are taking advantage of the swine flu buzz to sell counterfeit drugs and steal credit card details, Internet security experts have warned."The scare has spawned a ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Colonies of Cybots may defend government networks against network intruders

March 6th, 2009 - 1:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 6 (ANI): The future might see colonies of software robots called cybots linked into a hive mind that could be defending the largest computer systems in America against network ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |