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FBI's 'Carnivore' system praised, criticized with final report  15 December 2000 
Source: CNN - Posted by Dave Wreski   
An independent review board concluded in its final report on Thursday that a controversial FBI electronic wiretap system was an effective law-enforcement tool, drawing fire from critics who said it was too invasive. In its final report to the U.S. Justice . . .
 
Another glowing review for Carnivore  14 December 2000 
Source: ZDNet - Posted by Dave Wreski   
An independent review board said Thursday that a controversial FBI electronic wiretap tool was appropriate for law-enforcement use, changing little from its draft report released last month. In its final report to the U.S. Justice Department, a group of researchers at . . .
 
Internet Privacy Concerns Due To Explode  14 December 2000 
Source: ComputerUser - Posted by Nick DeClario   
Existing Internet privacy concerns stemming from online "profiling" and other e-business data mining activities are "trivial" compared to the privacy-related issues that will face the world in the years ahead, IBM Chairman Lou Gerstner has said. "What are the implications for . . .
 
The year is 2020 and it's a digicrime nightmare scenario  13 December 2000 
Source: The Register - Posted by Chris Pallack   
A government think tank, Foresight, has produced a report on the future of crime in a world that has gone online. The world of the criminal will be radically changed by new technology. Rather than nicking your car stereo, the thief . . .
 
Massive online credit card fraud  13 December 2000 
Source: ZDNet UK - Posted by Chris Pallack   
A hacker called 'chad' leaves the online credit card clearing house hanging after exposing more than 55,000 credit card numbers. The FBI is investigating Creditcards.com was the victim of an extortion attempt by a cyberthief accused of hacking . . .
 
FBI Probes Hacking Of Creditcards.com  12 December 2000 
Source: Newsbytes - Posted by Ryan W. Maple   
The FBI said it is investigating a security breach of Creditcard.com that apparently exposed confidential credit card data, an agent said today.
 
Internet security seen having long way to go  12 December 2000 
Source: Forbes - Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Systems designers have a long way to go to protect online privacy but the spread of so-called smart cards holds promise, the new head of a Internet technical coordination body told a government-sponsored conference on Monday. "We are far from demonstrating . . .
 
Google product tracker could raise privacy concerns  12 December 2000 
Source: ZDNet UK - Posted by Chris Pallack   
Google's new toolbar extension may give Web surfers the feeling they're being watched. That's because one version of Google's toolbar keeps track of every site a person visits to analyse search and surfing patterns. "By using the Advanced Features . . .
 
Cache attack: Timing is everything  12 December 2000 
Source: ZDNet - Posted by Chris Pallack   
A technique that exploits the way in which Web browsers store recently viewed data could compromise privacy by allowing an attacker to check what sites a Netizen has visited recently. Called a "timing attack," the exploit allows an unethical Web site . . .
 
UK Police To Publish Online Survival Guide  07 December 2000 
Source: Computer User - Posted by Jen Olson   
British police have announced plans to publish an "online survival guide" in January, which aims to advise online newbies on how best to protect themselves against viruses, hackers and other security problems when they log on to the Internet. Sponsored by . . .
 
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