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July 2012 Cyber Attacks Timeline (Part I)

Update 08/02/2012: July 2012 Cyber Attacks Timeline (Part II)

Although the number of attacks has considerably diminuished, the first half of July has left several high-profile attacks which deserverd huge attention, exposing in theory more than 2,000,000 individuals. Yahoo! Voice, Android Forums, Nvidia, Formspring, Billabong and ASUS are several of the well-known names that were victims of the high-profile breaches in the first two weeks of July.

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December 2011 Cyber Attacks Timeline (Part II)

This infamous 2011 is nearly gone and here it is the last post for this year concerning the 2011 Cyber Attacks Timeline. As you will soon see from an infosec perspective this month has been characterized by two main events: the LulzXmas with its terrible Stratfor hack (whose effects are still ongoing with the recent release of 860,000 accounts), and an unprecented wave of breaches in China which led to the dump of nearly 88 million of users for a theoretical cost of nearly $19 million (yes the Sony brech is close). For the rest an endless cyberwar between India and Pakistan, some hactivism and (unfortunately) the usual amounts of “minor” breaches and defacement. After the page break you find all the references.

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10.. 100.. 1000.. 2011 Pad…

Il 2011 sarà l’anno dei pad, per tutti i gusti, tutte le esigenze, tutti i sistemi operativi e (speriamo) per tutte le tasche.

I botti del 31 dicembre saranno solo un pallido preludio ai botti che spareranno i produttori di tablet nel 2011. In rete circolano già i primi rumor dei presunti iPad 2 e, addirittura, iPad Mini (alla faccia di chi se li è fatti regalare per Natale). Ma se gli ingegneri di Cupertino non dormono mai, il resto del mondo Hi-Tech non sta a guardare e sul fronte delle tavolette, nel primo trimestre del 2011, già in occasione del CES di Las Vegas, ne vedremo delle belle.

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