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Malware found sucking up data on new Japanese space agency rocket

Malware found sucking up data on new Japanese space agency rocket

Malware discovered on a Japanese space agency desktop computer has been stealing data on Epsilon - a new, AI-enabled rocket - and beaming it to controllers outside the agency. It's only the latest in a string of data-siphoning incidents that's plagued the agency.

Data leaks at Stratfor and Care2 mark the end of a year riddled with data theft

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As 2011 comes to a close it is clear there is much to be done to better secure our information in the "cloud". I look back at the major data loss incidents of the year and speculate this isn't the last we will see of our information being p0wned.

MailChimp tightens up security - will other email marketing services follow suit?

MailChimp tightens up security - will other email marketing services follow suit?

In the wake of the Epsilon megaleak, MailChimp introduces new features to help protect users' mailing lists from being exploited by hackers.

IE6, Tsunami scams, Pwn2own, RSA hack, Epsilon breach - 90 Sec News - March 2011

IE6, Tsunami scams, Pwn2own results, RSA hacked, Epsilon breached - 90 Sec News - March 2011

Don't just read the latest computer security news - watch it in 90 seconds!

This month: help get rid of IE6, avoid tsunami scams, check out Pwn2own, be surprised at RSA, and groan at Epsilon.

SSCC 55 - More SSL CA problems, RSA update and Chrome blocking more dangerous content

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Tony Ross joins Chester Wisniewski this week to discuss the latest news on SSL Certificate Authorities ignoring signing guidelines. They also talk about the RSA breach, the Epsilon email leakage, Chrome adding malicious download filtering and more.

Epsilon email address megaleak hands customers' customers to spammers

Epsilon email address megaleak hands customers' customers to spammers

US direct marketing company Epsilon has been forced to admit to an email address leakage, apparently on an impressive scale.

Watch out for the scams and spams that may follow as a result.