With brute-force attack, intruder can gain access
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Move comes four weeks after the popular online file sharing service was hit by an embarrassing spam attack
Spyware able to record Skype and other voice over IP communications, log keystrokes and turn on a computer's webcam and microphone
Facebook's disclosure that it found 14 million user accounts it considers "undesirable" - meaning they are likely spewing spam or other malicious links and content - highlights the need for better user verification on the popular social network, security experts said.
'It's a dogfight between the research community and the bot herders,' researcher says
While busts like with Operation Card Shop are bound to make cyber-crooks more cautious, the undercover operations are still seen as necessary
'It's imperative that we remain available around the world, and today we stumbled,' VP of engineering writes in reference to 'cascading bug'