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McAfee reveals massive, five-year long cyber attack

McAfee reveals massive, five-year long cyber attack

McAfee issued a report today detailing what is at minimum a five-year, sustained, global hacking campaign launched against more than 72 high value targets. Known as "Operation: Shady RAT", the long-term cyber intrusions are said to have involved classified government networks,…
China shut down 1.3 million websites in 2010

China shut down 1.3 million websites in 2010

After a couple of years of tighter and stricter Internet regulation by Chinese officials, including a crackdown on pornographic websites in 2009, the results are in. The Chinese Academy of Social Sciences said there were 41 percent fewer websites at…