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Chancers try to flog lame Mac malware for $60 a pop

Cybercrooks are attempting to obtain few bucks for a lame piece of Mac malware, dubbed NetWeird.

British Minister likens Anonymous to fascists and racists

Hacktivist cabal Anonymous has continued its attack on UK government websites in retaliation to the UK’s treatment of Julian Assange, this time hitting former Wales and Northern Ireland Secretary, Peter Hain.

Twitter joins Linux foundation

A week after it rocked its developer base with a new set of API rules, Twitter has become a Silver-level member of the Linux foundation, assuring the open source world that it’s “fundamental” to Twitter’s success.