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Habbo Hotel
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Thieves steal virtual items from hotel

While the Habbo Hotel thefts were virtual, there were still real financial ramifications.
2 Jun 2010
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PDF vulnerabilities hit all time high

Attackers are increasingly using maliciously-created documents to take advantage of flawed reading software.
27 Aug 2009
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Cybercriminals exploiting 'the human' to steal data

A new McAfee report shows criminals are increasingly targeting the human, rather than the technology, to steal personal data.
14 Oct 2008
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Behind the scenes: Symantec's malware battle

IT PRO visited Symantec's offices in Ireland to find out more about its fight at the ever-changing frontline of malware.
27 Mar 2008
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