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Google activists try to sabotage Google Glass auction

A student wins in the Google #IfIHadGlass competition and tries to sell his glasses on eBay. He meets with opposition. He says he just wanted to pay off his student loans.

By Apr. 20, 2013


Flame can sabotage computers by deleting files, says Symantec

The virus can not only steal data but disrupt computers by removing critical files, says a Symantec researcher.

By Jun. 22, 2012


Expert: Stuxnet was built to sabotage Iran nuclear plant

Based on high worm infection rate in Iran and delay of nuclear plant there, one expert speculates that the plant may have been targeted by Stuxnet.

By Sep. 21, 2010


Tainted products--sabotage or shoddy manufacturing?

Panelists at the RSA security conference don't know why some products arrive on store shelves in the U.S. infected with viruses.

By Apr. 21, 2009


Undersea cables update: Sabotage?

Still no definitive word on the cable cuts, but international authorities are considering deliberate wrongdoing as a possibility.

By Feb. 20, 2008


Leaks! Sabotage! ... Uh, we screwed up

Automotive New reports on attempts by GM to keep Volt photos from leaking.

By Sep. 18, 2008


SF employee accused of setting network sabotage time bomb

San Francisco city computer engineer remains held on $5 million bail, accused of hijacking city network and arranging it to self-destruct during the next routine maintenance or outage.

By Jul. 23, 2008


New Stuxnet whodunit: Malware existed two years earlier than anyone knew

Symantec researchers report uncovering an earlier version of the computer virus -- one from 2005. The virus was later found to have inflicted damage on Iran's nuclear enrichment program.

By Feb. 26, 2013


Man arrested at Large Hadron Collider claims he's from the future (April Fools!)

Eloi Cole, a strangely dressed young man, said that he had travelled back in time to prevent the LHC from destroying the world.

By Apr. 1, 2010


Egypt's military arrests divers cutting undersea Internet cables

Coast-guard patrol arrests three divers in the act of sabotaging communications cables that connect Africa with Europe, the Middle East, and Asia, a military representative says.

By Mar. 27, 2013