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    In Britain, Malware No. 1 Cyberthreat

    Zeus Banking Trojan Threats Still Dominate, CERT-UK Warns By Mathew J. Schwartz
    In Britain, Malware No. 1 Cyberthreat

    Britain's computer emergency response team - CERT-UK - reports that malware remains the dominant mode of online attack for cybercriminals, and Zeus their most preferred tool of choice. But the team is promoting a free information-alert service to help.

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    Logjam Vulnerability: 5 Key Issues

    Don't Rush to Fix 20-Year-Old Flaw, Experts Say By Mathew J. Schwartz
    Logjam Vulnerability: 5 Key Issues

    While the "Logjam" vulnerability raises serious concerns, there's no need to rush related patches into place, according to several information security experts. Learn the key issues, and how organizations must respond

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    NetUSB Flaw Affects Router Makers

    'Millions' of Devices May Be at Risk, Researchers Warn By Mathew J. Schwartz
    NetUSB Flaw Affects Router Makers

    "Millions" of devices from numerous router manufacturers appear to use a third-party software component called NetUSB, which can be exploited to bypass authentication checks and remotely take control of the devices, security researchers warn.

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    Massive 'Logjam' Flaw Discovered

    Report: NSA Likely Exploited Flaw to Crack VPNs By Mathew J. Schwartz
    Massive 'Logjam' Flaw Discovered

    Numerous websites, mail servers and other services - including virtual private networks as well as "all modern browsers" - have a 20-year-old flaw that could be exploited by an attacker, computer scientists warn.

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    Feds Charge Chinese with Insider Theft

    DoJ: Secrets from U.S. Firms Used to Start Up a Chinese Venture By Eric Chabrow
    Feds Charge Chinese with Insider Theft

    Federal authorities have arrested a Chinese professor, accusing him of pilfering trade secrets from the computer systems of American high-tech companies where he and a co-conspirator once worked.

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