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Computer Tech Sentenced In Information Theft

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ A civilian computer technician working for the Coast Guard has been sentenced to three years’ probation after pleading guilty to stealing personal information from hundreds of computers and personal electronic devices […]


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Online Shopping Advice From A Security Expert

A security expert at Quinnipiac University has some tips for safe online shopping this holiday season.


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Computer Technician Pleads Guilty To Data Theft

A computer technician working for the Coast Guard has pleaded guilty to charges he stole personal information from hundreds of computers and personal electronic devices brought in for repair.


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Shonda Schilling Fights For Return Of Her Computer

The wife of former Boston Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling has fought for the return of a personal computer purchased at auction.


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Internet Outages Reported For Some Connecticut Residents

Charter Communications Inc. said late Saturday that the company was aware of some customers experiencing Internet outages across its service area.


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Computer Support Call Leads To Burglary Arrest

Mike Witonis got an email from Apple thanking him for calling customer service about his laptop computer. Problem is, someone had stolen it from him a year earlier.


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Sex On The Job, Computer Misuse Results In Discipline At Coast Guard Academy

Officials at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy say a service member and five civilian employees were disciplined for misusing the school’s computers and engaging in sex acts during the workday.


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East Hartford Police Say Officer Accessed Computer Records For Personal Use

East Hartford police say a nine-year-veteran of the police force is the subject of a criminal investigation involving improper use of police records systems.


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Vt. Man Accused Of Stealing Computer In Stroller

Police in South Burlington, Vt., have accused a man of stashing a stolen computer in a stroller with a small child.


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Computer Network Vulnerability Uncovered at WCSU

Administrators at Western Connecticut State University say they’ve fixed a problem in their computer network which could have allowed unauthorized people to gather personal information on about 235,000 students, prospective students and others.