US and UK accused of hacking Sim card firm to steal codes

US and UK accused of hacking Sim card firm to steal codes
This contrasts with security procedures used, for example, for chips in passports. Many are also manufactured by Gemalto. These are delivered to the relevant authorities as a blank chip, and the Passport Office – not the company – creates the security key.
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Brazil tries to shed image as fugitives' haven
As convicted murderer and paedophile Phillip Smith relaxed in a hostel on a cobbled street in Rio de Janeiro having successfully absconded from the authorities in his native New Zealand, he sent an email to a radio station back home. "I conducted some …
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Ethical hacking organization hacked, website defaced with Edward Snowden's

Ethical hacking organization hacked, website defaced with Edward Snowden's
The EC-Council, a US professional organization that offers a respected certification in ethical hacking, was itself hacked this weekend. Passport and photo ID details of more than 60,000 security professionals who have obtained or applied for the EC …
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Benjamin Asuncion and Geordie Mark: Six gold and silver leaders at today's prices
GM: Ultimately, strengthening of the U.S. dollar likely will be based on a strengthening U.S. economy rather than capitulation of other major currencies. The outlook with regard to tapering demonstrates broader directional ….. Geordie Mark is the co …
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Library offers passport services
A few months ago in this same column we told you that Tulare Public Library had become the local passport acceptance agency in Tulare. Since that time, we have served a variety of friends and neighbors looking to travel from the United States to …
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Thank You for Hacking Me

Thank You for Hacking Me
i've been to the embassy and was issued a temporary passport. I just need to borrow about €950. Western Union … By that point, I had pretty much straightened things out — changed my passwords and security settings, disabled the phony Yahoo account …
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Relevance in December is like the good old days for Dolphins, Hurricanes
The Dolphins have Sunday, at Buffalo — in the old rivals' 100th all-time meeting — and then a week from Sunday, here against the Stinkin' Jets, to either end their playoff drought or find the disappointment that much more acute for the almost, the …
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