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What you can do to stop the next cyberattack

Last Friday, a cyberattack shut down some popular websites such as Twitter and Amazon. This was the result of an attack on Dyn, a DNS provider that helps direct Internet traffic. DNS is akin to a digital phone book. When you visit a website, your computer checks with a DNS provider to learn where on the Internet to […]

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Organ nearly destroyed in 9/11 attacks finds new home in Georgia

A church organ from Trinity Church on Wall Street that was nearly destroyed in the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001 has been restored and given a new home in Atlanta writes Craig Lucie of Channel 2. The vintage Aeolian-Skinner Opus 408D pipe organ was so filled with debris from the collapse of the World Trade Center three blocks away, […]

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Fear of an imminent terrorist attack runs deep around the world, reports new poll

A new poll of people from eight countries around the world finds that the fear of an imminent terrorist attack is a top concern of all people, most of whom expect extremist groups to acquire weapons of mass destruction, reports Carol Morello in the Washington Post. The poll was commissioned by the Center for Strategic and International Studies […]

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