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Cyberattacks On State Databases Escalate

Only 24.5 percent of information and security officers are confident they can protect against the prevalent cyber threats made to state databases.

October 6, 2014

Stopping Cyberattacks Likened To A War And Experts Say The Crooks Are Winning So Far

By Steve Johnson, San Jose Mercury News SAN JOSE, Calif. — After last week’s stunning revelation that Russian crooks had stolen 1.2 billion user names and passwords, the biggest breach on record, experts say making the Internet more secure will take a huge global effort — bolstering website security, a stronger push to prosecute the […]

August 8, 2014

Microsoft To Cut 18,000 Jobs In Major Reorganization

New York (AFP) — Microsoft’s new chief Thursday unveiled the biggest job cuts ever at the U.S. tech giant, aiming for a new strategic direction while integrating the Nokia phone division. The company said it would slash 18,000 jobs from its global workforce over the next year, the majority from the Nokia unit acquired this […]

July 17, 2014