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Osama Bin Laden didn't encrypt his computer files - not such a mastermind then..

Osama Bin Laden didn't encrypt his computer files - not such a mastermind then..

Ooops. If you're running a terrorist organisation, it might make sense to encrypt your files.

Clearly Osama Bin Laden didn't realise that - as some of the documents seized during the raid on his hideout in Pakistan have been made public for the first time.

US considered cyberwarfare in attacks on Gaddafi's Libya

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The New York Times reported today that US military officials considered using cyber weapons to aid in the attacks on Libya earlier this year. Officials allegedly reconsidered concerned about setting a dangerous precedent.

Pictures of Osama Bin Laden phishing attack hits Twitter users

Pictures of Osama Bin Laden phishing attack hits Twitter users

Phishers are once again on the prowl for unsuspecting Twitter users, tempting their prey with the promise of pictures of Osama Bin Laden.

Osama bin Laden leaked video scam rises again on Facebook

Osama bin Laden leaked video scam rises again on Facebook

A new version of the various Facebook scams we have seen since the death of Osama bin Laden has emerged on the social network.

Osama Shoot down video scam spreads on Facebook

Osama Shoot down video scam spreads on Facebook

Facebook users are being tempted to click on links to what purports to be a video of Osama bin Laden being shot, in the latest scam to exploit the hot news story of the Al Qaeda leader's death.

Osama bin Laden death video scam spreads virally on Facebook

Osama Bin Laden death video scam spreads virally on Facebook

A link which claims to point to a video of the death of Osama Bin Laden has been spread virally across Facebook today, just hours after the death of the Al Qaeda leader.

But in truth it's a scam.

Osama bin Laden dead - so watch for the spams and scams

Osama bin Laden dead - so watch for the spams and scams

Google's top-trending Anglophone search term right now is, understandably, "osama bin laden dead". So don't be surprised to see cybercrooks taking advantage of this.

Keep a level head out there!