Facebook Planning Targeted Adverts

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According to a report in the Wall Street Journal, popular social-networking site Facebook is planning to implement a Google AdWords-style advertising system that will target messages at a user's individual profile; the advertising system is...

Pharming Attack Targeted Bank Customers Worldwide

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According to Henry Gonzalez, senior security researcher for Websense, an attack that targeted online customers of at least 50 financial institutions in the U.S., Europe and Asia-Pacific was shut down this week. The pharming attack...

Woman Targeted by Web Hackers

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A Nurse from Greater Manchester was targeted by a group of hackers with a new breed of malware. Titled 'Ransomware' by security experts, the software, after entering a victim's PC encrypts the My Documents folder...

Universities targeted in music piracy push

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Ten Australian Universities are facing claims for compensation and possible legal action for allowing students and staff to copy music on their networks. The Australian Record Industry Association has decided to go after them. "There...

Broadband Cable Modem Uncappers Targeted

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This was sent in by anonymous, thanks for the heads up. Authorities investigating the theft of high-speed Internet cable service yesterday seized modems and other computer equipment from homes in Toledo and...

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