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#Computer Security

# computer-security - Sunday 1 January, 2017

Trump: 'No computer is safe - if you have something important, write it out'

Trump rarely uses email or computers despite his frequent tweeting.

# computer-security - Monday 24 November, 2014

Irish computers are being attacked by one of the most sophisticated viruses ever

The virus named Regin is thought to have been created by a government in the last six years.

# computer-security - Sunday 12 January, 2014

IT experts say your NTMA Prize Bonds password may not be stored securely

While no sensitive information is accessible on, customer’s emails and passwords could be easily revealed if the website was maliciously hacked.

# computer-security - Monday 13 June, 2011

IMF hack attack 'the work of a foreign government'

The theft of data from the International Monetary Fund’s computer systems was ‘state-based’, Bloomberg sources believe.

# computer-security - Sunday 12 June, 2011

IMF computer systems attacked but extent of damage not known

Attack described as a “very major breach” occurred sometime in the last several months, but the IMF hasn’t revealed the scope of the attack.

# computer-security - Tuesday 8 March, 2011

From The Daily Edge US student charged with hacking school system Hacker

US student charged with hacking school system

Tyler Coyner charged other students to change their grades.

# computer-security - Tuesday 5 October, 2010

Irishman shows the world the dangers of Stuxnet Stuxnet This post contains videos

Irishman shows the world the dangers of Stuxnet

You might not have heard of Stuxnet – but after seeing this video you might get a little bit nervous about it.