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Target reveals $162m punch to the gut after card data hack

Q4 earnings report finds that hackers hit their target hard

Fri Feb 27 2015, 11:03

Lizard Squad takes over Lenovo's website in wake of Superfish scandal

First Superfish, now bad reptile

Thu Feb 26 2015, 10:36

Firms taking almost seven months to discover hackers in their systems

Attackers are becoming smarter at hiding, warns FireEye

Tue Feb 24 2015, 13:00

Kaspersky: A 'serious player' is behind the attacks by Arab cyber mercenaries

Unique gang can develop and run large-scale hacking operations

Thu Feb 19 2015, 11:42

Google Project Zero makes its rod of iron more flaccid

Will now only be grumpy during business hours

Mon Feb 16 2015, 15:35

Facebook opens security industry social network for threat sharing

What the net needs is a great big sharing pot

Wed Feb 11 2015, 16:50

Anonymous closes down Islamic State Twitter accounts

Twitter terror talk tackled by hacktivists

Tue Feb 10 2015, 15:31

Sony: That hack won't affect our financials

Much

Wed Feb 04 2015, 12:10

Facebook porn video trojan affects 110,000 users in two days

Security researcher warns that a fake Flash player installs the malware

Mon Feb 02 2015, 16:03

US businesses want urgent talks with China over cyber surety plans

King Canute waves and says: 'Good luck'

Thu Jan 29 2015, 13:35

Unseen Alan Turing notebook expected to fetch £1m at auction

56-page manuscript dates back to Bletchley Park code-breaking days in 1942

Tue Jan 27 2015, 15:40

Sony finally compensates victims of 2011 PlayStation Network hack

Offers gamers some ... games

Mon Jan 26 2015, 16:30

Evolved Kjw0rm and Sir DoOoM malware found in hacker forum

The developed attack tools have advanced functionality

Mon Jan 26 2015, 13:15

Google's Project Zero exposes three security flaws in Mac OS X

Weeks after going public on bugs in Microsoft Windows

Fri Jan 23 2015, 11:56

Minecraft hack sees gamers' details dug up

There's gold in them there documents, probably

Wed Jan 21 2015, 16:08

Cameron and Obama announce war games playdate

Bring crisps and cola

Fri Jan 16 2015, 12:11

Charlie Hebdo: Governments suggest citizen privacy is the price of free speech

Analysis Iggle Piggle plans to monitor your Trubliphone

Tue Jan 13 2015, 14:11

Connected car hacking is the result of low quality coding

Analysis Software writers are under too much pressure from car makers

Thu Feb 26 2015, 16:10

Gemalto: It looks like we were hacked by GCHQ and NSA

Good news though, no real harm done

Wed Feb 25 2015, 13:44

HP mocks rival Lenovo over Superfish scandal

High horses are pretty hard to ride at the top of ivory towers

Mon Feb 23 2015, 11:45

Windows 10 to adopt Fido post-password protection

Soon you won't have to remember your mother-in-law's middle name backwards*

Tue Feb 17 2015, 17:09

Tim Cook tells Obama that Apple respects privacy, and that everyone should

As the White House gives Apple Pay the presidential seal of approval

Mon Feb 16 2015, 11:46

US creates new surveillance agency in response to Sony hack

Hatches being battened down all over

Wed Feb 11 2015, 15:03

IE11 zero-day vulnerability hits Windows 7 and 8.1 users

Allows content on domains to be changed remotely using modified browser cookies

Fri Feb 06 2015, 15:20

Adobe admits to another Flash Player zero-day flaw

Busy month for the Flash bug machine

Tue Feb 03 2015, 12:05

Hacked dating site Topface paid 'reward' to save user details

Topface saves face by bunging blackguard some booty

Mon Feb 02 2015, 11:56

US military is developing identity verification system to replace traditional passwords

Also dubbed a major step forward from existing identity checks

Wed Jan 28 2015, 14:01

EFF details plan to end NSA online surveillance once and for all

Calls for citizens to target tech firms and politicians

Tue Jan 27 2015, 15:00

Google 'kept search warrant information' from WikiLeaks

Firm could have told whistleblowers that something was up

Mon Jan 26 2015, 15:00

Hacker group compromises Malaysia Airlines website

Hackers claim to support Islamist terror group, ISIS

Mon Jan 26 2015, 10:54

US government faces fine after spoofing a citizen's Facebook profile

$134,000 fine is anything but fine

Thu Jan 22 2015, 15:42

ICO gives shoe shop Office a boot up the jacksie after data breach

Don't do it again, etc

Tue Jan 20 2015, 11:23

Cameron tattles to Obama about the tech companies that keep secrets

Iggle Piggle has a niggle and suggests new precedent to president

Thu Jan 15 2015, 16:41

Pro-ISIS group hacks US military Twitter and YouTube accounts

CentCOM bounces back following 'cybervandalism'

Tue Jan 13 2015, 11:05

Europol shuts down Ramnit botnet in global operation

Malware network had 3.2 million computers in its grasp

Thu Feb 26 2015, 12:11

LinkedIn settles class action password hack case with £810,000 payout

6.5 million passwords were pilfered in 2012

Tue Feb 24 2015, 16:54

Lenovo: Superfish is gone and was never on ThinkPads or business desktops

Also, we didn't spy on our customers

Fri Feb 20 2015, 13:20

Kaspersky fingers NSA-style Equation Group for hard drive backdoor epidemic

WD, Seagate and Toshiba kit has a whiff of surveillance

Tue Feb 17 2015, 11:42

President Obama wants a chat with Google, Apple et al

There's summit happening here ...

Fri Feb 13 2015, 16:12

Security researcher releases 10 million passwords for the greater good

Hopes that huge leak will inform and educate the community

Tue Feb 10 2015, 15:55

Google: Malware sites and bad ads will be kicked off our network

Firm strikes down thousands of pages a year

Wed Feb 04 2015, 13:52

What's that? HipChat has been hacked

Usernames, email addresses and encrypted passwords exposed

Mon Feb 02 2015, 17:20

Mozilla treats Tor Network to a hardware helping hand

Foundation donates unused systems to anonymising secure option

Thu Jan 29 2015, 15:32

Denial-of-service bug uncovered in Android WiFi Direct feature

Users should update to Android Lollipop as soon as they can

Wed Jan 28 2015, 11:54

Lizard Squad claims responsibility for Facebook and Instagram 'hack'

Facebook blames internal error

Tue Jan 27 2015, 11:21

Adobe patches yet another exploited zero-day flaw in Flash Player

Released two days earlier than the expected distribution date

Mon Jan 26 2015, 14:18

'Mastermind' hacks lonely hearts club

Stay safe, single folk

Mon Jan 26 2015, 09:55

Kim Dotcom launches Skype rival MegaChat for secure gabbing

There is chat, and there is mega chat, apparently

Thu Jan 22 2015, 12:45

Turkey teases Twitter tattle takedown, take two

That's social networking stuffed

Mon Jan 19 2015, 10:19

Microsoft's January Patch Tuesday is twice the size of last year's

But has a lack of Internet Explorer updates, for once

Wed Jan 14 2015, 13:55
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