UNSW confirms hacking breach
Source: Sydney Morning Herald - Posted by Dave Wreski   
Hacks/Cracks The University of NSW has been the target of a “concerted effort” to hack its systems in December and January forcing the shutdown of 25 of its servers, a spokesman confirmed. Universities are being increasingly targeted by hackers who often want to get access to high-bandwidth university internet connections and use them to conduct further attacks. It comes as the Prime Minister, Julia Gillard, reportedly plans to raise a massive escalation in cyber attacks against government and industry as one of the two key security issues facing the nation in an address on Wednesday.

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