Daily Archives: June 1, 2012

Kaspersky finds powerful cyber weapon called “FLAME”

Last May 28, Kaspersky Lab, a leading developer of secure content and threat management solutions, announced that it has discovered a powerful and highly complex malicious software that is being used as a cyber weapon to attack certain countries.

The new malware called “Flame,” short for Worm.Win32.Flame, steals top secret information such as emails, audio recordings, photos, documents, messages, and discussions from infected computers. The captured information is sent to a network of command-and-control servers located in many different parts of the world.

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Posted by on June 1, 2012 in Kaspersky Lab, Ovum, Technology


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Techie teens find summer fun at Globe stores

With no teachers, no classes, no books and no school activities to keep them busy, many teens simply snooze away the summer staying home. Tech-savvy teens, however, got to spend summer at Globe Telecom—as shop assistants at selected Globe stores under the Globe Junior Mobile Wizard program.

Eighteen high school students who are children of Globe employees were invited to join in the program over the summer—to assist in selected Globe concept stores in Metro Manila, to demonstrate and discuss the latest gadgets and mobile data services, as well as other Globe offers and services. They were selected based on the following qualifications: service-oriented with good communication and interpersonal skills; strong motivation and drive to learn in a hyper-market industry, tech-savvy and familiar with the latest gadgets in the market; and knowledgeable of mobile operating systems (Android, BB, IOS).

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