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Inaccurate Copyright Enforcement: Questionable "best" practices and BitTorrent specification flaws

[Today we welcome my Princeton Computer Science colleague Mike Freedman. Mike's research areas include computer systems, network software, and security. He writes a technical blog about these topics at the Princeton S Network Systems -- required reading for serious systems geeks like me. -- Ed Felten] In the past few weeks, Ed has been writing about targeted and inaccurate copyright enforcement.
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Hackers Have Found A Flaw In Macs And Are Using It To Control 17,000 Apple Computers ... Via Reddit

Technology / Technology Industry News : Silicon Alley Insider (5 months ago)

Criminals have discovered a flaw in OS X, the Mac operating system, and are using it to control thousands of Apple computers around the world. Russian security company Dr. Web first discovered the software, known as "Mac.BackDoor.iW... Read Post

Microsoft Patches Nine Security Flaws

Technology / Technology Industry News : Security Fix (6 years ago)

Microsoft Corp. today issued software updates to plug at least nine different security holes in its various Windows operating systems and other software. Today's patch batch includes fixes for two very serious flaws that are activel... Read Post

5 Key Computer Network Security Challenges For 2013

Technology / Technology Industry News : CIO Central (2 years ago)

Guest post written by Tom Cross Tom Cross is director of security research at Lancope, a security software firm. With each passing year, the security threats facing computer networks have become more technically sophisticated, bette... Read Post

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