Botnet ringleader gets four years in prison for stealing data

Botnet ringleader gets four years in prison for stealing data

The first person to be charged under American wiretap statutes for using a botnet to steal data and commit fraud...

March 7th, 2009 Jaikumar Vijayan

Vendors collaborate to beef up IP wiretapping tool

Vendors collaborate to beef up IP wiretapping tool

Two software vendors have made their IP wiretapping tools forcarriers and law-enforcement agencies work together.In August 2004, the U.S. Federal...

June 12th, 2006 Stephen Lawson

VoIP service the next big target for hackers?

VoIP service the next big target for hackers?

Internet telephone service's appeal as a cutting-edge technology for cutting phone costs is convincing more and more people to ditch...

May 5th, 2005 Erik Lark

Intercept laws may force data capture downstream

Intercept laws may force data capture downstream

Australia's Internet service and carriage providers are staring down the barrel of stiff legislative requirements to provide law enforcement, intelligence...

August 28th, 2003 Julian Bajkowski