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  • Thieves stole data on 100,000 US taxpayers through IRS app

    Criminals stole sensitive information about roughly 100,000 taxpayers through the Internal Revenue Service's "Get Transcript" application, a major data breach at the U.S.'s national tax agency.

    Written by Katherine Noyes27 May 15 07:21
  • IBM unbolts vast threat database to fight cybercrimes

    IBM today took cybersecurity threat sharing to a new level it opened its vast library of security intelligence data to public or private entities building defenses against cybercrimes.

    Written by Michael Cooney17 April 15 04:37
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  • Why your online identity can never really be erased

    One seemingly unshakeable truth about the online world since it began is this: The Internet never forgets. Once you post anything online, it is recoverable forever -- the claims of former IRS official Lois Lerner about "lost" emails notwithstanding. Even promises of photos disappearing after a few seconds have been shown to be bogus.

    Written by Taylor Armerding05 Aug. 14 05:37