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How to Stay Safe on Ecommerce Sites

As more consumers move online to do their shopping, the ecommerce industry continues to boom. U.S. consumers spend around $1,200 – $1,300 per year, and that number is expected to almost double by 2016. That increase provides even more opportunity for hackers. The data breach investigations report estimated 174 million …

Hackers Take Down Government Websites in Egypt and Yemen

In a protest against Internet censorship in Egypt, hacker group Anonymous took down the sites of the Ministry of Information and President Hosni Mubarak’s National Democratic Party on Wednesday. The National Democratic Party’s site is still offline. Anonymous is a scattered “hactivist” group that is best known for its attack …