Jeff Horwich is the interim host of Marketplace Morning Report and a sometime-Marketplace reporter. He is the former host of "In The Loop" from Minnesota Public Radio and a former business and economics correspondent for MPR. He is a graduate of Duke University and has a Master's in applied economics from the University of Minnesota.
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"Zeus" is a software suite for cybercriminals. It lets budding bad guys set up "botnets" to secretly turn your computer into a slave. Until recently, Zeus cost thousands of dollars on the black market. But this week, the Zeus source code is out there for free.
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Steve Jobs finally addresses the issue of the iPhone 4 antennae.
The National Security Advisory works on a classified project involving putting sensors on computer networks.
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