ANCIENT PLAGUES REAWAKENED

World’s Largest Virus Discovered In 30,000 Year Old Permafrost

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French and Russian scientists thawed a 32,000 year old chunk of Siberian permafrost and discovered Pithovirus, the world's largest virus.

viruses

So Facebook Got Hacked Last Month And Is Just Now Admitting To It

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No user data was compromised, but hey, everyone else is freaking out about the whole "Facebook hacked" thing.

attacks

Android Malware Just Got (More) Terrifying

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Hey, remember when you didn't have to worry about malware from your phone infecting your PC? Guess what!

computer security

Hospital Computers Are More Infected With Viruses Than The Patients

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Yeah, your doctor is using a piece of equipment that can't even run McAfee thanks to FDA rules. This will end badly.

it's funny because it's not us

Dwight Schrute Wrote A Virus, Apparently

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<a href="http://uproxx.files.wordpress.com/2012/06/rainn-wilson-as-dwight-schrute.jpg"></a>An attempt by hackers to do something dangerous and malicious without being noticed has gone hilariously wrong, especially <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QptfB1I7Ir8">if you're Dwight Schrute</a>.

#APPLE

Why The Flashback Virus Is Karma For the Mac Community

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<a href="http://uproxx.files.wordpress.com/2012/04/sick-mac-220x289.png"></a>You might have <a href="http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/04/05/mac-flashback-trojan_n_1405766.html">heard about Flashback</a>, and it's a serious issue (find out of you have it <a href="http://mashable.com/2012/04/05/mac-flashback-trojan-check/">here</a>).

annoying

Why Is a Software Worm Stealing Your Facebook Login?

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<a href="http://uproxx.files.wordpress.com/2012/01/measures-to-prevent-facebook-hacking.jpg"></a>To get at corporate intranets, apparently.


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