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College student gets a year in the slammer for keylogging student accounts to rig election

College student gets a year in the slammer for keylogging student accounts to rig election

Ex-business major Matthew Weaver, 22, was caught red-handed with the keyloggers at the school computer that techs observed to be ticking off vote after vote. As if getting thrown in jail wasn't enough to deter him from future criminal behavior - read on, it gets worse.

Internet Explorer flaw allows attackers to track your mouse movements

Internet Explorer flaw allows attackers to track your mouse movements

An Internet Explorer vulnerability allows hackers to track mouse cursor movement anywhere on the screen, even if a given window is inactive, unfocused or minimised. It can also compromise the security of virtual keyboards and keypads, thereby thwarting their use against keyloggers.