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Android L “Lollipop” will take Smartphones to Defense Level Security

The Android L is an upcoming release of the mobile operating system created by Google. Officially called Lollipop.  The key features of Android L will include faster app performance, improved power efficiency, better camera controls, and a new look for notifications and Fort Knox level security. Every animation on screen will be allowed to connect

 
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Made In China – A Hackers Haven

In case you missed it, the cybersecurity firm Mandiant just released a bombshell report (pdf) on how nearly 150 sophisticated hacking attempts against American corporations and government agencies over the past decade almost certainly originated from a single Shanghai office building controlled by People’s Liberation Army (PLA). The hacking group, dubbed APT1 in the report, launches its

 
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0-Day Exploits they won’t stay away…

Do not use Microsoft Internet Explorer today !!!  -and until they patch it! Use Chrome, Firefox, etc. for the time-being.  This affects all versions of Windows from XP on up and Internet Explorer versions 7, 8 and the most recent 9. But not 10. The following screenshot demonstrates a successful attack against a fully updated Windows

 
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Security Update round-up for June 2012

Top Cyber Security Risks  O/S updates Linux Microsoft Apple

 
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Backup and sleep soundly in the clouds……

So it’s 11 years and 114 days into the 21st Century and you’ve finally realized the time has come to understand that digital life is moving to the cloud.  But don’t worry it’s a good thing it means no more sifting through piles of DVD’s, CD’s, tapes, discs, jaz discs, zip discs, external or thumb

 
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Mac Attack! – the new target for Malware

Mac is the new target for Malware. Why you ask?  Why not I say?  Many Mac users “assume” that they have a computer that wont get viruses or malware.  But those days are over.  The explosion of the iPhone and iPad have made Mac prime target with rising unit numbers worldwide. A trojan horse named