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November 10, 2011

Not A Ghost Click Of A Chance

Late yesterday it was announced that the largest cybercrime takedown, dubbed Operation Ghost Click, had been carried out.  A gang of 6 people were arrested in a joint […]
June 9, 2011

Interesting Overview of Stuxnet

Stuxnet is one of the most talked about computer viruses in recent times.  I stumbled across this interesting video outlining what Stuxnet is all about and […]
April 21, 2010

Issue With McAfee VirusScan Update 5958 DAT

An issue with the DAT 5958 update to the McAfee VirusScan Enterprise product causes PCs running Microsoft Windows XP Service Pack 3 to crash.  The DAT […]
March 31, 2009

Combating Conficker C

There is a lot of media attention being paid to the Conficker C worm due to update itself tomorrow.  Researchers have not been able to identify […]
March 2, 2009

Protecting Your Windows Systems from the Conficker Worm

Subsequent to the critical out of cycle patch, MS08-067, issued by Microsoft in October 2008, the Conficker Worm was discovered which infected systems that had not […]
November 26, 2008

Microsoft Warn of New Attacks Against MS08-067

Microsoft are again urging PC users to apply the MS08-067 emergency patch issued last October due to an increase in attacks aimed at exploiting that vulnerability.  […]
November 4, 2008

ENISA Release New Position Paper

The European Network and Information Security Agency have recently released their latest position paper on “Security and Privacy in Virtual Worlds and Gaming”.  The paper looks […]
October 23, 2008

Microsoft Release Critical Out-Of-Band Patch

Microsoft tonight released a critical patch, MS08-067, outside their normal patch cycle.  For Microsoft to release a patch outside of their patch cycle indicates that this is […]