Monthly Archives: January 2011

Can we still turn on Egypt’s Internet access?

Purportedly, Egyptian government seems to have implemented a Kill Switch on their citizens’ internet access at 12:30 am local time on Jan 27th. This was done at multiple levels (DNS, BGP, firewalling) in order to ensure that demonstrators and protesters … Continue reading

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Holiday Trojans and Botnets to be aware of: Storm 3.0 and First Android Botnet

Every year around the holiday season, the malware writers and botnet operators get busy, attempting to infect new machines and recruit more unsuspecting user machines. This year, so far there have been two interesting events: – Mobile security company, Lookout … Continue reading

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