Monthly Archives: October 2012

Virus kills off Borderlands 2 video game characters

Xbox 360 players of Borderlands 2, the video game created by Gearbox Studios, face new obstacle as players report numerous bizarre character deaths.

Pacemaker patients at risk of death by hacking

Pacemakers now can pose a potential threat to any wearer due to new hacks being dubbed as “digital assassination.”

Security Incident Caused googie.ie and yahoo.ie Outage

The Irish Google and Yahoo were taken offline on Tuesday this week when attackers managed to change DNS records

Tiro Security Looks to Secure Los Angeles Silicon Beach Start-Up Community

Tiro Security – an evolutionary infosec staffing company – announces its launch to assist the flourishing Los Angeles IT market protect its digital assets. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) October 10, 2012 Founders of Tiro Security, Kris and Rob, are friends with over thirty years of involvement in the recruitment and IT security sectors. With their shared understanding and unrivaled knowledge of…

Pilfering Verizon Sysadmin Receives Four Years and $2.3m Fine For Kit Theft

A Verizon employee is given four years for defrauding the company out of millions of dollars worth of assets