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Tuesday: March 30, 2010

A list of the ten riskiest cities for cyber-crime. Good to know.A list of the ten riskiest cities for cyber-crime. Good to know.

Traveling to Seattle, Boston, Washington, D.C., San Francisco, Raleigh, Atlanta, Minneapolis, Denver, Austin or Portland in the near future? Make sure your computer is up to date with the latest virus protections and all of that - although it may not make much difference.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Security @ 6:38 AM | Tags (12) | cities | crime | cyber | definitions | fyi | goodtoknow | risky | security | spambot | travel | virus | zombies |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 13 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Tuesday: July 14, 2009

Cisco would like you to know that the poor IT job market could incite online crime.Cisco would like you to know that the poor IT job market could incite online crime.

Hell hath no fury like a disgruntled IT employee who knows all of your root passwords.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Security @ 12:29 PM | Tags (7) | crime | division | it | jobs | market | security | technology |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 4 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: July 13, 2009

Fingerprint technology leaps forward to aid in crime-solving.Fingerprint technology leaps forward to aid in crime-solving.

...also doubles as a plot device to make sense out of non-sensical CSI episodes.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Technology @ 12:56 PM | Tags (6) | boost | bullet | crime | csi | fingprints | technology |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 15 Clicks | Posted by Vin


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