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Stock Exchange Websites Disrupted by DDoS Attacks

February 15, 2012 Added by:Headlines

Websites operated by Nasdaq OMX, the Chicago Board Options exchange, and Bats Trading experienced disruptions due to a spate of distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks conducted by a hacktivist group sympathetic to the Occupy Wall Street movement called L0NGwave99...

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Did Symantec's 2006 Breach Impact These High Risk Customers?

February 01, 2012 Added by:Jeffrey Carr

As the world's largest vendor of security software, the breach puts all of its corporate and government customers at risk, because if Symantec didn't know the extent of its breach back then, how do Symantec's customers know that their current product line is safe to use?

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Financial Sector Remains Vulnerable to Cyber Attacks

January 03, 2012 Added by:Headlines

"Within government, responsibility is fragmented. In America, the Treasury, other financial regulators, the Department of Homeland Security, the Pentagon, the FBI, the National Security Agency and others all have a hand in financial cybersecurity..."

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NSA Joins Nasdaq Breach Investigation

March 30, 2011 Added by:Headlines

“By bringing in the NSA, that means they think they’re either dealing with a state-sponsored attack or it’s an extraordinarily capable criminal organization,” said the former head of U.S. counterintelligence Joel Brenner...

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NASDAQ Issues Statement on Security Breach

February 09, 2011 Added by:Headlines

"We detected suspicious files on the U.S. servers unrelated to our trading systems and determined that our web facing application Directors Desk was potentially affected. We immediately conducted an investigation, which included outside forensic firms and U.S. federal law enforcement..."

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NASDAQ Network Systems Breached by Hackers

February 05, 2011 Added by:Headlines

"Many sophisticated hackers don't immediately try to monetize the situation; they oftentimes do what's called local information gathering, almost like collecting intelligence, to ascertain what would be the best way in the long term to monetize their presence..."

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