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22-11-2008, 20.22.35

IBM's Internet Security Systems (ISS) division is warning people and businesses to be especially careful this holiday season as cybercriminals could leave malware laden gifts as stocking stuffers. Earlier this year, hackers have been discovered tainting USB sticks and other gadgets that connect to the computer via USB drive with malicious software that infects the machine and attempts to steal sensitive data, such as account passwords, credit card information and personally identifiable information...

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