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Hungarian Gets 2.5 Years For Hacking, Extortion

A Hungarian man has been sentenced to two-and-a-half years in prison for hacking into Marriott International’s computers and extorting the firm for a job.

02/03/2012

Alan Gross

Wife: Man Imprisoned In Cuba Concerned Before Trip

An American imprisoned in Cuba since December 2009 after bringing communications equipment onto the island wanted reassurance that what he was doing was legal but was told by his company not to ask Cuban officials, the man’s wife said Monday.

11/29/2011

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Cybersecurity Month Being Highlighted In Maryland

Maryland officials and business leaders will be highlighting the importance of cybersecurity.

10/06/2011

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Pentagon Extends Program To Defend Cyber Networks

The Pentagon is extending a pilot program to help protect its prime defense contractors, an effort the Obama administration can use as a model to prevent hackers and hostile nations from breaching networks and stealing sensitive data.

09/26/2011

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Meeting Highlights Md. Cyber Security

Rep. Dutch Ruppersberger is among the featured speakers at a conference in Hanover on cyber security in Maryland.

09/22/2011

AP

Md. Libraries Worried About Porn-As-Free-Speech Ruling In N.Y.

Library visitors in Maryland see an “access denied” message when they try to view pornographic websites. But in New York, thanks to a freedom of speech policy, it’s legal.

04/30/2011

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Siblings Help Seniors Connect To The Digital World

Manbir and Sukhi Gulati want to change your life. Inspired by teaching their grandmother, the brother-and-sister team are reaching out to help the local senior citizen community with SeniorNet America Inc., a nonprofit organization that helps senior citizens connect to the digital world.

04/18/2011

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Md. Officer Facing Charges On Home Detention

A Montgomery County police officer charged with illegally using computers to help her drug-dealing fiance was released on home confinement Friday and will be tracked through electronic monitoring equipment.

03/18/2011

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CNET provides news, product reviews, and guides for computers, consumer electronics, and other personal technology products.

11/22/2010

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Baltimore City Charter School Robbed Of Donations

There was a brazen crime at a northeast Baltimore school. Now thousands of dollars in computers and music equipment are gone.

WJZ-13–11/11/2010

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