The view from the top of IT with TechWorld Editor Rohan Pearce
The hactivist group Anonymous reacted angrily to the Internet shutdown yesterday in Syria, an act attributed to the embattled regime of Syrian President Bashar Assad in the civil war there. Anonymous basically declared war on the Syrian regime, saying it intends to obliterate "all Web assets belonging to the Assad regime that are NOT hosted in Syria," starting today.
By Ellen Messmer | 30 November, 2012 18:41
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By Marsh Ray, senior software development engineer at PhoneFactor | 22 December, 2011 07:25
Big business and government need to invest in data forensics and skills if they intend on fending off targeted attacks, according to analyst firm Gartner.
By Liam Tung | 26 August, 2011 07:40
Enterprise product in the making and ‘loved’ by disbanded hacker group LulzSec.
The constant and very real threat of distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks aimed at headline grabbing “hacker” groups, such as Lulz Security and Anonymous, have helped one tech start-up pick up new business.
By Liam Tung | 28 June, 2011 12:22