The role of a secret Dutch mole in the US-Israeli Stuxnet attack on Iran

Security Affairs

In 2004, CIA and Mossad requested help to the the Dutch intelligence to get access to the plant, only in 2007 the mole, who posed as a mechanic working for a front company doing work at Natanz, dropped the virus into the target systems. “[T Germany provided technical specifications and knowledge about the ICS systems manufactured by Siemens that were controlling the centrifuges at the Natanz Iranian plant. In 2004, Mossad and the CIA asked for help from AIVD.

Sandboxing: Advanced Malware Analysis in 2021

eSecurity Planet

A number of computer manufacturers and cloud service providers have deployed sandboxes for regular use by clients. Antivirus protection isn’t enough to protect against today’s advanced threats.


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PCI DSS: Lessons to learn from recent payment card breaches

IT Governance

What happened: In January 2018, customers of the Chinese smartphone manufacturer began reporting fraudulent transactions on their bank accounts. Unveiled in 2004, the PCI DSS is the result of a collaboration between major credit card brands (American Express, Discover, JCB, Mastercard and Visa) and aims to facilitate the broad adoption of consistent data security measures involved in payment card processing.

Why you should be concerned about payment card data breaches

IT Governance

This follows the leak of about 880,000 credit card details at travel company Orbitz , 40,000 credit card details at Chinese-based smartphone manufacturer OnePlus , and countless other incidents. It was unveiled in 2004 to facilitate the broad adoption of consistent data security measures involved in payment card processing.

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Object of the week

Archives Blogs

A University press release of the time states that ‘the sculpture was created utilising a technique normally applied to aircraft manufacture instead of welding: the stainless steel was resin-bonded to an alloy honeycomb frame.

Who Is Infosource? An Interview With Johann Hoepfner About Printing, Capture, and More

Document Imaging Report

Frequently in the past we have had hardware manufacturers ask us about software, not just capture and imaging but also document management software and solutions. We stopped printing in 2004. . All of the printer, copier manufacturers were there.

Predictions 2021: Disinformation, SPACs, Africa, Facebook, and a Return to Tech Optimism

John Battelle's Searchblog

” 2021 will be a year where we search for the root causes of our failures over the past few years, and at the center of that failure is a communication system that mindlessly manufactures disinformation. 2004 Predictions. 2004 How I Did.

Predictions 2014: A Difficult Year To See

John Battelle's Searchblog

Last year I asked a senior executive at a major auto manufacturer the age old question: “What business are you in?” 2004 Predictions. 2004 How I Did. The post Predictions 2014: A Difficult Year To See appeared first on John Battelle's Search Blog.

Well That Was A Year: A Review of My 2020 Predictions

John Battelle's Searchblog

Even the publication of a terrifying expose of worker conditions in iPhone manufacturing plants failed to dent the company in 2020. 2004 Predictions. 2004 How I Did.

10 Personal Finance Lessons for Technology Professionals

Troy Hunt

In fact, those guys are all pretty good examples of the ability to build amazing things from the ground up and I'm sure that many of you reading this have sat down and started building something with the same enthusiasm as, say, Zuckerberg did with Facebook in 2004. Patience. Frugality. Sacrifice. When you boil it down, what do those three things have in common? Those are choices. Money is not peace of mind. Money’s not happiness. Money is, at its essence, that measure of a man’s choices.