Google Backs Open-source CERT Group

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| Google has thrown its weight behind a fledgling security reporting group for
| the open-source community.
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http://www.pcworld.com/businesscente...ert_group.html

America's Republican government meanwhile spins out of control with 'security':

US border police copy visitors' laptop data

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| THE LAND of the Free has officially become crazier at its borders and is now
| demanding that punters allow data on their laptops and mobile phones to be
| copied by airport officials.
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http://www.theinquirer.net/gb/inquir...oes-mad-border

They should be careful copying all those viruses, for the sake of the airport
('security'). almost 1 in 2 Windows laptops is a Zombie PC.


Recent:

Bots rule in cyberspace

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| USA TODAY REPORTS that on an average day, 40 per cent of the 800 million
| computers connected to the Internet are bots used to send out spam, viruses
| and to mine for sensitive personal data. *
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http://www.theinquirer.net/gb/inquir...ule-cyberspace
http://www.usatoday.com/tech/news/co...-botnets_N.htm