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NCS 10/12/11

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National Cyber Security

National Cyber Security


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Did it happen again?  Was Sony the victim of another cyber attack?  The company said today that it found a large amount of unauthorized sign-in attempts on its PlayStation Network and other online entertainment services.  Because of that, it has temporarily suspended about 93,000 user accounts for those services.

It has quickly spread overseas and BlackBerry is working hard to fix massive worldwide outages.  Sprint Nextel announced today that it is working with BlackBerry-builder Research in Motion to fix the problem that has now reached the United States.  It has already caused interruptions in Europe and Asia.

It was a busy day today for Apple.  It released the latest versions of the software that powers its smartphones and iPad tablet computers.  The company also unveiled its much anticipated iCloud service.

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