South Korea discovers downside of high speed internet

Botnets, hacking and the exposure of personal details are price of having superfast internet On one dimly-lit floor of the towering central Seoul headquarters of Korea’s National Police Agency, dozens of hard drives and mobile phones sit on shelves awaiting dissection. Officials flit between cubicles, comparing notes, as above their…

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Hollywood discovers science is scarier than zombies

Jude Law, right, in the film Contagion. Photo: Warner Bros Entertainment Inc WHEN Professor Ian Lipkin was first approached to work on a movie about a pandemic virus, he was wary. ”Every few years a filmmaker imagined a world in which a virus transformed humans into flesh-eating zombies,” he recalled…

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Trusteer Discovers 2nd Malware Variant To Go Financial And Unveils Cybercrime Prevention Platform

BOSTON, Sep. 7, 2011 -Trusteer, the leading provider of cybercrime prevention solutions, today announced new versions of the four products which make up its Cybercrime Prevention Architecture. The new capabilities remove malicious exploits in web page content, fingerprint fraudster machines attempting to access protected web applications, protect iOS and Android…

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