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Trump: 'No computer is safe - if you have something important, write it out'
# President-elect
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Trump: 'No computer is safe - if you have something important, write it out'

Jan 1st 2017, 1:37 PM 20,516 Views 87 Comments

Trump rarely uses email or computers despite his frequent tweeting.

Irish computers are being attacked by one of the most sophisticated viruses ever
# Regin
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# Regin

Irish computers are being attacked by one of the most sophisticated viruses ever

Nov 24th 2014, 7:33 AM 15,992 Views 39 Comments

The virus named Regin is thought to have been created by a government in the last six years.

IT experts say your NTMA Prize Bonds password may not be stored securely
# Prizebonds.ie
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# Prizebonds.ie

IT experts say your NTMA Prize Bonds password may not be stored securely

Jan 12th 2014, 8:15 AM 7,545 Views 18 Comments

While no sensitive information is accessible on PrizeBonds.ie, customer’s emails and passwords could be easily revealed if the website was maliciously hacked.

IMF hack attack 'the work of a foreign government'
# Cyber Attack
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# Cyber Attack

IMF hack attack 'the work of a foreign government'

Jun 13th 2011, 8:01 AM 487 Views 2 Comments

The theft of data from the International Monetary Fund’s computer systems was ‘state-based’, Bloomberg sources believe.

IMF computer systems attacked but extent of damage not known
# Cyber Attack
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# Cyber Attack

IMF computer systems attacked but extent of damage not known

Jun 12th 2011, 9:50 AM 475 Views 2 Comments

Attack described as a “very major breach” occurred sometime in the last several months, but the IMF hasn’t revealed the scope of the attack.

US student charged with hacking school system
# Hacker
# Hacker

US student charged with hacking school system

Mar 8th 2011, 5:00 PM 338 Views 0 Comments

Tyler Coyner charged other students to change their grades.

Irishman shows the world the dangers of Stuxnet
# Stuxnet
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# Stuxnet

Irishman shows the world the dangers of Stuxnet

Oct 5th 2010, 3:29 PM 773 Views 0 Comments

You might not have heard of Stuxnet – but after seeing this video you might get a little bit nervous about it.