Flying Solo As A Woman Attorney

Retired federal judge Shira Scheindlin recently wrote an editorial in the New York Times titled, “Female Lawyers Can Talk, Too.”  It got me thinking.  When it comes to representing poor clients, people for whom the court appoints attorneys — I see as many female attorneys as men.  They either work for one of the big …

Liver inflammation raises cholesterol levels — ScienceDaily

Inflammatory processes in the liver lead to elevated cholesterol levels in people with diabetes, thus promoting subsequent vascular diseases. This is the result of a study by scientists of Helmholtz Zentrum München, Technische Universität München (TUM) and the Collaborative Research Center SFB 1118 at Heidelberg University Hospital. The paper, which has now been published in …

New Disdain Exploit Kit Sold on Underground Hacking Forums

A malware developer using the pseudonym of Cehceny is currently advertising a new exploit kit on underground hacking forums. Spotted by Peruvian security researcher David Montenegro, the exploit kit — named Disdain — is available for rent on a daily, weekly, or monthly basis. The prices are $80, $500, and $1,400 respectively. The pricing points …