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eBay Hacked :: Online Auctioneer Asks Users to Change Password

LOCAL | May 21
E-commerce site eBay is asking users to change their password after a cyberattack compromised a database containing encrypted passwords.

Huge ’botnet’ amputated, but criminals reconnect

PERSONAL TECH | By Jordan Robertson | Mar 11
The sudden takedown of an Internet provider thought to be helping spread one of the most promiscuous pieces of malicious software out there appears to have cut off criminals from potentially millions of personal computers under their control.

Feds go global to fight cybercriminals overseas

PERSONAL TECH | By Lolita C. Baldor | Dec 10
Concerned about the rise in this type of sophisticated computer attack from abroad, the FBI and the U.S. Secret Service are beefing up their international cybercrime enforcement, sending agents who specialize in the threats overseas to specifically deal with digital perils.

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