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Brain re-routes traffic for maximum alertness

January 16th, 2012 - 1:54 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 16 (IANS) The brain re-routes traffic within itself to maximise alertness and make the best of our knowledge of situations."In order to behave efficiently, you want to process ... Read more...

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New anti-hacking tool - from game theory

July 28th, 2011 - 1:03 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 28 (IANS) How can any organisation detect the onset of an attack on its computer network, giving it time to respond quickly and block any intrusion or compromise ... Read more...

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90,000 email addresses hacked from US military contractor

July 12th, 2011 - 9:52 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 12 (IANS) Hackers have attacked the computer network of a US military contractor and stolen 90,000 email addresses, the Telegraph reported.A wing of hacking group Anonymous said it ... Read more...

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Sneaky cyber crooks hack Simon Cowell’s computer network

May 2nd, 2011 - 7:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 2 (ANI): Simon Cowell has called in the FBI to crack the case of hackers breaking into his top-secret computer network, which contained details of his new US ­ X ... Read more...

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Iran’s nuclear plant to begin production in April

January 29th, 2011 - 9:04 am ICT by IANS
Tehran, Jan 29 (IANS) Iran's first nuclear reactor built in the southern city of Bushehr will be connected to the country's electricity generation network by April, Iranian nuclear authority has said.The plant ... Read more...

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White House moves to remove disgruntled, untrustworthy employees

January 6th, 2011 - 7:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan.6 (ANI): The White House has instructed every US government department and agency to create "insider threat" programmes that will ferret out disgruntled or untrustworthy employees who might be tempted to ... Read more...

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Victoria Police sacks four more officers over racist, pornographic emails

October 29th, 2010 - 1:54 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Oct. 29 (ANI): Victorial Police today sacked four officers more over the racist and pornographic e-mail scandal that rocked the force recently.A further seven members, all ranging between the ranks ... Read more...

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Iran arrests ‘nuclear spies’

October 3rd, 2010 - 3:40 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 3 (IANS) Iran has arrested several "spies" who were involved in an attempt to sabotage the country's nuclear programme, said Iranian intelligence minister Heydar Moslehi.The arrest followed an attack on ... Read more...

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Iran fears that Stuxnet worm was specifically made for the country’s nuclear power station

September 24th, 2010 - 8:07 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sep 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) There has been an outbreak of the Stuxnet worm in Iran and many believe they were specially made for the country’s nuclear power station. The worm is a ... Read more...

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Govt. plans interlinking of police stations

August 10th, 2010 - 11:36 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug.10 (ANI): The Government has plans to inter-link all police stations and prisons in the country.Minister of State for Home Shri Ajay Maken in written reply to a question ... Read more...

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3 Spaniards charged with running illegal computer network

March 4th, 2010 - 12:15 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, March 4 (IANS/EFE) Three Spanish nationals ran a network of more than 13 million "zombie computers" that accessed the bank-account information of upwards of 800,000 people, authorities here said. Zombie computers are ... Read more...

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Australian businesses hacked over attacks on Indian students

February 11th, 2010 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Feb 11 (IANS) Hackers have attacked businesses in this Australian city in response to violence against Indian students, a media report said Thursday. Computers at five Melbourne-based businesses were attacked by a ... Read more...

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Alleged international hacker indicted for massive attack on U.S. networks

August 18th, 2009 - 3:17 am ICT by admin
By Joda ThongnopnuaWASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- An alleged international hacker from Florida was indicted on Monday for his part in an attack on major U.S. retail and banking networks, the U.S. ... Read more...

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Pakistan blames India for delaying Mumbai attack probe

July 12th, 2009 - 12:54 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, July 12 (ANI): Rejecting the notion that it is not sincere in conducting its investigations into the Mumbai attack, Pakistan has blamed India for the delay in the probe.Addressing a press ... Read more...

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Sue Brearley underwear photos stolen

May 31st, 2009 - 10:00 pm ICT by John Le Fevre
UK police are investigating how embarrassing photos of Sue Brearley, a school headmistress were stolen off her laptop computer and spread over the schools computer network. Brearley has allegedly told colleagues that the ... Read more...

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Texas DPS computers hit by “Conficker” worm

April 18th, 2009 - 12:01 pm ICT by admin
Austin, TEXAS (BNO NEWS) – The Texas Department of Public Safety was hit by a variant of the "Conficker" worm on Friday, officials told BNO News.The state's Department of Information Resources has ... Read more...

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Report says Iran stole Marine One Specs

March 1st, 2009 - 2:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar.1 (ANI): An Internet security company has claimed that Iran has taken advantage of a computer security breach to obtain engineering and communications information about Marine One, President Barack Obama''s ... Read more...

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No breach of national secrets, claims MEA

February 15th, 2009 - 2:26 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 15 (ANI): The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Sunday asserted that none of its hacked 600 computers have been misused by miscreants. According to Times Now, the ... Read more...

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Now, a low-cost strategy to curb computer worms

January 14th, 2009 - 3:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, January 14 (ANI): Researchers at University of California, Davis and Intel Corporation have devised a new strategy to enable computer network administrators to curb attacks by computer worms at low ... Read more...

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Hackers who hit Big Bang machines website mock its bunch of school kids security

September 13th, 2008 - 1:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 13 (ANI): The security of the Large Hadron Collider (LHC), the worlds biggest scientific experiment, is in danger, with hackers mounting an attack on the systems of the mega ... Read more...

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Chinese official denies government hand in cyber attacks

May 5th, 2008 - 7:22 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, May 5 (IANS) Chinese officials Monday dismissed as "baseless" reports that their government was involved in cyber warfare targeting Indian computer networks and stressed that such activities were not in ... Read more...

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Spanish Ministry of Defence bans sporting websites

April 24th, 2008 - 6:37 pm ICT by admin
DPA Madrid, April 24 (DPA) The Spanish defence ministry has prohibited all military personnel from reading sports websites, sports daily Marca reported Thursday. According to the report, the ministry has cut off access ... Read more...

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MEA servers hacked, but no breach of classified files

April 11th, 2008 - 9:27 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 11 (IANS) Hackers have been targeting the servers of the computer network of the external affairs ministry from time to time, but there has been no breach of classified ... Read more...

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