internet security

Millions PSN Credit Cards Data Stolen | Sony & FBI Hunt Down The Criminals

May 5, 2011
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A group of hackers commit a crime and breaking into the Sony Playstation Network (PSN) security on 17 and 19 April 2011. Millions of sensitive data and credit card data of PSN users have been stolen by them. It is estimated that more than 77 million PSN account data and personal data being stolen and [...]

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The Death of Osama bin Laden Causing Internet Network Overwhelmed

May 3, 2011
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The death of Osama bin Laden made the world frenzy. He was confirmed dead in a raid by the U.S. military in an area named Abbottabad in Pakistan. This news spread very quickly on the internet. Sudden Surge of Visitors Hundreds of millions of people around the world flocked to see this news on the [...]

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Social Media Sites Are Threatening Companies - WatchGuard Research

April 21, 2011
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The existence of social media sites like Facebook and Twitter may actually bring several negative impacts for most companies. The negative impacts primarily associated with lost productivity and the leaks of corporate's secret data. Today more and more people are accessing social media sites at work. Time taken for work is reduced because it's used [...]

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WordPress.com Suffered a Security Breach - Sensitive Data Stolen

April 15, 2011
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WordPress.com, one of many blog services which are very popular, suffered a security breach on several servers by a hacker and it is most likely that there are a number of sensitive data has been stolen. This was reported by Matt Mullenweg, CEO and founder of WordPress.com. In the official WordPress blog he reported,  "Automattic [...]

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Hacker Attacks - More Than 1 Million Web Pages Have Been Infected

April 4, 2011
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More than 1 million web pages are reported to have become victims of hacker attacks. The perpetrator inject program codes on the page of the website and re-direct visitors to several sites that offering fake anti-virus applications. Cyber security expert said that this type of attack is called "Mass Injection" and recorded as the biggest [...]

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Internet Security Trends By ESET - Year 2011 Predictions

January 10, 2011
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What will happen in 2011 regarding to internet security? What kind of threat in here that we should aware of? David Harley, ESET Director and analysts in CTAC (Cyber Threat Analysis Center), had these predictions compiled based on his team research of 2011 internet security trends. Some of the predictions are as below : 1. [...]

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