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Monthly Archives: December 2012

Nationwide Insurance Breach Puts Over 1 Million Customers Risk

Over 1 million customers are at risk of identity theft after online-criminals broke into servers belonging to Nationwide and Allied insurance companies. Victims include current policyholders and those who sought insurance quotes.

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Microsoft Security Essentials Fails To Meet AV-TEST Standards

  Researchers at the independent anti-virus testing firm AV-TEST released their latest batch of tests in which they report Microsoft Security Essentials was only able to detect 64% of zero-day threats when running in Windows 7.

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