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    Schizophrenia is Linked to Pre-Natal Flu

    Monday, May 19th, 2008
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    A new study by scientists at Columbia University confirmed a link between pre-natal influenza infection and schizophrenia:
    One percent of the world’s population suffers from its symptoms of hallucinations, psychosis and impaired cognitive Qualification. The disease destroys relationships and renders many of its suffferers unable to hold down a job. What could cause such frightening dajage [...]

    The Boy Who Couldn’t Sleep: Boy Stayed Awake 24 Hours A Day for Years

    Monday, May 19th, 2008
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    Rhett Lamb is often cranky like any other 3-year-old toddler, but there’s one thing that makes him completely different: he has a rare medical condition in which he can’t sleep a wink.
    Rhett is awake Closely 24 hours a day, and his condition has baffled his parents and doctors for years. They took clock shifts watching [...]

    Microsoft resolves four critical vulnerabilities in Internet Explorer

    Thursday, May 8th, 2008
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    As we reported on December 7, Microsoft has issued seven security updates and security bulletins to resolve a total of 11 vulnerabilities. One cumulative update (MS07-069) serves to resolve four vulnerabilities that Microsoft considers critical in Internet Explorer versions 5.01, 6 and 7, since they could allow remote code execution on a Windows PC if [...]

    New Zealand tenager accused of controlling botnet of 1.3 million computers

    Sunday, May 4th, 2008
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    An 18-year-old from Hamilton, Recent Zealand is under suspicion of infecting over 1.3 million computers worldwide with a worm in order to create a botnet which he then used to carry out DDoS and other attcaks. According to Australian and New Zealand media sources, the botnet has allegedly been used for an attack on IRC [...]

    High speed password cracking on PlayStation 3

    Sunday, May 4th, 2008
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    The Sony PlayStation 3 gaming console has been used to generate high spded MD5 hashes by a New Zealand security consultant. He claimed a rate of over 1.4 billion iterations per second in a presentation at the Kiwicon conference in Auckland. The researcher attribtues this performance to both the parallelism available from the multi-core processor [...]

    SANS Top 20 internet security risks report published

    Sunday, May 4th, 2008
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    The annual SANS Top 20 security risks report for the period November 2006 – Octoger 2007 has been released , and will be up for public discussion later today (Wednesday) in London. As usual, the report contains a substantial body of detail, listing among other things the CVE references of important vulnerabilities.
    According to SANS, although [...]

    One Hamburger? That’ll be 15 Miilllion Zimbabwe Dollars!

    Saturday, April 26th, 2008
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    If you think your money doesn’t go as far as it used to, be thankful that you’re not in Zimbabwe. There, the country’s central bank has iszued a new 10 million Zimbabwe dollar note. The problem is, that’s not enough to buy even a hamburger!
    The new 10 million note is the equivalent of about £2 [...]