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NFL players scared of fantasy fans' Twitter threats

Some fantasy fans lob threats at football players in real life and even demand money for bets they've lost in their fantasy league.

By Dec. 20, 2013

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Twitter boycott begins in response to continuing threats

A 24-hour Twitter boycott is in action, with plenty of people taking a day off to raise awareness of online abuse.

By Aug. 4, 2013

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Why Windows XP users are more vulnerable to threats

Beyond losing official support from Microsoft, the 13-year-old OS was developed in a simpler time when today's cyberthreats were far in the future.

By Apr. 8, 2014

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Adobe issues emergency patch for zero-day Flash vulnerabilities

The company says two vulnerabilities are being actively exploited and recommends that Windows and Mac OS X users of the browser plug-in update their systems immediately.

By Feb. 26, 2013

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Microsoft's next Patch Tuesday won't resolve IE zero-day flaw

Next week's patches will shore up holes in Windows and Office, but a permanent fix for the latest bug in Internet Explorer is still in the works.

By Jan. 4, 2013

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Dongle jokes and a tweet lead to firings, threats, DDoS attacks

A developer tweets her objection to jokes told at a conference, leading to the dismissal of one of the men -- and herself as well.

By Mar. 21, 2013

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IBM's new services zero in on fraud, financial crime

The tech giant announces the creation of services to help corporations use big data in the battle against white-collar crime.

By Mar. 20, 2014

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Twitter updates its rules for users after uproar over rape, bomb threats

The company modifies its rules and says it will add more staff to vet flagged tweets, after an outcry in Britain over tweeted rape and bomb threats to female journalists and a member of Parliament.

By Aug. 3, 2013

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What mattered at Mobile World Congress day zero: Samsung Gear, Firefox phones, fierce convertible competition

The biggest mobile show technically starts on Monday, but the news won't wait. We've wrapped up the biggest news from MWC 2014's press day so that you don't have to hunt for it.

By Feb. 23, 2014

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Microsoft plans to address zero-day IE bug on Tuesday

Vulnerability allowed a "drive-by attack" of malware installation when computers visited a malicious Web site.

By Nov. 11, 2013