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NCS 8/23/11

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National Cyber Security

National Cyber Security


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China may have gotten caught with its hand it the cyber cookie jar.  There have been plenty of rumors swirling around over the years claiming that China is responsible for various cyber attacks.  There’s not been enough proof to support those claims until now.  China has always refuted those accusations but an accidental leak reveals that they are engaging in cyber warfare and routing it through US IP addresses.

Nigeria is also jumping into the ring to knockout cybercriminals.  Microsoft Nigeria, along with others, has launched a campaign against cyber crime in that country.

If you are an AT&T customer, you will soon have fewer choices for your text messaging plan.  The company announced Tuesday that it will cut out its 1,000 text messages for $10 a month.  Instead, it will continue to offer unlimited text messages plans for a flat fee or a pay-per-text service.