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Indian American works out low-cost strategy to curb computer worms

January 14th, 2009 - 12:42 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 14 (IANS) Network administrators might soon be able to mount effective, low-cost defences against self-propagating infectious programmes known as worms, thanks to a new strategy devised by an Indian American ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Electronic voting machines software extremely vulnerable to rigging

October 8th, 2008 - 4:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 8 (ANI): Rice University in Houston is running an advanced computer security course wherein students are taught just how easy it is to wreak havoc on the computer software ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Electronic voting machines not foolproof, nor safe from hackers

October 8th, 2008 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 8 (IANS) Students in an advanced computer security course at Rice University, Houston, are learning just how easy it is to break into software used in today's voting machines.Dan Wallach, ... Read more...

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Scientists expose vulnerability in credit card readers

February 28th, 2008 - 1:49 pm ICT by admin
London, February 28 (ANI): Cambridge University experts have shown that the chip-and-PIN system used to verify credit and debit card payments in Britain is not devoid of vulnerabilities.Ross Anderson, a researcher ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |