Biometric markers are increasingly popular targets of data theft, potentially endangering far more than your locally stored information…
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A panel of officials says the United States is far behind in addressing cyber-security threats. "Taking down the grid for months comes as close to a nuclear attack...NPR.org From ACM News | October 7, 2009