From Anonymous to Hackerazzi: The year in security breaches
It wasn't a good security year from RSA break-in to hacks on Sony, Google and Facebook
By Michael Cooney | Network World US | Published: 16:44, 08 December 2011
These days barely a day goes by where there isn’t some sort of network security breach or hack or malfunction of some sort. This year too we had the rise of groups such as Anonymous and Lulz that sought out attention for their activities. Here we take a look at the year in pictures of some of the key security problems that grabbed our attention.
Department of Homeland Security researchers use advanced modeling and simulation equipment as they work on the DHS Control Systems Security Program (CSSP) in this April photo from the Idaho National Laboratory in Idaho. At the time the Pentagon was detailing its expanded effort to safeguard contractors from hackers and said it was building a virtual firing range in cyberspace to test new technologies.