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AP Exclusive: Diplomats: IAEA fears Iran hackers
Yahoo ^ | May 18, 2011

Posted on 05/20/2011 5:04:02 AM PDT by nuconvert

The U.N. nuclear agency is investigating reports from its experts that their cellphones and laptops may have been hacked into by Iranian officials looking for confidential information while the equipment was left unattended during inspection tours in the Islamic Republic, diplomats have told The Associated Press.

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TOPICS: Foreign Affairs; Front Page News; News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: hackers; iaea; iran

1 posted on 05/20/2011 5:04:07 AM PDT by nuconvert
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To: nuconvert
“...U.N. nuclear agency is investigating reports from its experts...”

‘Experts’?? How expert can any one or any organization be if they ignore/overlook all necessary and possible precautions to secure data???

I think a six year old is more ‘expert’ in taking care of his toys. It's just another demonstration (if one is needed) that the UN is next to worthless and totally lacking credibility.

2 posted on 05/20/2011 5:23:18 AM PDT by SMARTY (Conforming to non-conformity is conforming just the same.)
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To: nuconvert

“I just happened to leave my laptop in my hotel room, open, turned on, logged in and my “Super Secret Documents” folder open on the left half of the screen and my “Super Secret Passwords & Reminders List” spread sheet open on the Right half of the screen.”


3 posted on 05/20/2011 7:18:59 AM PDT by BwanaNdege ("Experience is the best teacher, but if you can accept it 2nd hand, the tuition is less." M Rosen)
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