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Cryptolocker ransomware has infected quarter of a million systems since September

Stealing almost a million dollars' worth of Bitcoins

Mon Dec 23 2013, 12:07

UN moves in the direction of personal privacy

One in the eye for surveillance

Fri Dec 20 2013, 13:20

Crypto genius Bruce Schneier leaves BT after eight years

UK telecoms firm denies giving him the boot

Wed Dec 18 2013, 15:05

The NSA can decrypt and listen to phone calls

Not even 4G phones are safe

Mon Dec 16 2013, 16:56

NSA tracks Google's cookies to find hacking targets

The Cookie Monster turns nasty

Wed Dec 11 2013, 16:39

Anonymous hacktivists plead guilty for 2010 Paypal attack

13 members admit to causing damage to computer systems

Mon Dec 09 2013, 17:19

Google smacks down dodgy French digital certificates

Zut e-flaws

Mon Dec 09 2013, 12:32

Secure communications service Perzo will be open source

Exclusive Founder tells of plans for open source encrypted communications

Thu Dec 05 2013, 17:47

Twitter and Facebook users compromised in Pony malware attack

Two million social media accounts compromised

Thu Dec 05 2013, 10:06

It's Black Friday for Bitcoin too

Now you can spend imaginary money on cheap crap

Fri Nov 29 2013, 17:19

Microsoft warns of Windows XP zero-day exploit in the wild

Allows attackers to gain access to data and install programs

Fri Nov 29 2013, 10:56

Neverquest trojan targets online banking

Targets IE and Firefox browsers

Wed Nov 27 2013, 17:25

Twitter foils NSA snooping with 'foward secrecy' encryption

Social network steps up its security game

Mon Nov 25 2013, 13:51

Microsoft's Scroogled shop may be childish but Google should worry

Column Firm needs to address privacy concerns

Fri Nov 22 2013, 13:00

Github bans rubbish passwords

Following a brute force attack on its systems

Wed Nov 20 2013, 15:17

Stratfor hacker sentenced to 10 years in prison

Jeremy Hammond is out of the Anonymous game

Mon Nov 18 2013, 14:48

Hacking of forum software firm vBulletin spawns host of zero-day attacks

Led to hacking of Macrumours and Ubuntu forums

Mon Nov 18 2013, 12:07

Human error is the root cause of most data breaches

Financial damage of data leaks must be considered by firms

Fri Dec 20 2013, 16:06

Two men jailed for cyber blackmail threats

Go straight to chokey

Thu Dec 19 2013, 14:55

Privacy and Geek are dictionary words of the year

No room for twerking

Wed Dec 18 2013, 11:38

MEPs ask Edward Snowden to testify on government surveillance

NSA whistleblower will appear via video

Fri Dec 13 2013, 11:23

Microsoft issues 11 security bulletins for the last Patch Tuesday of 2013

Addresses a zero-day vulnerability for bad TIFF images on Windows XP systems

Tue Dec 10 2013, 10:44

President Obama stands alone in pushing TPP agreement

Facing a backlash

Mon Dec 09 2013, 15:34

Apple, Microsoft, Google and others ask for less NSA snooping

Please reform the surveillance system

Mon Dec 09 2013, 09:40

The NSA is tracking mobile phone location data as well

Let’s just call it a full house

Thu Dec 05 2013, 12:46

Privacy International calls for Five Eyes investigation in Oz

Australian Signals Directorate accused of handing over data

Mon Dec 02 2013, 16:42

US border control accessed private medical records

Disabled woman denied Christmas cruise due to past depression

Fri Nov 29 2013, 13:52

Google is running a privacy changes gauntlet in Holland

Should rewind 2012 changes, or face the financial consequences

Fri Nov 29 2013, 10:33

Mark Zuckerberg counsels US government on snooping

Says it is doing it all wrong

Mon Nov 25 2013, 15:58

Racing Post website admits security breach

Usernames, passwords and email addresses fell at the fence

Mon Nov 25 2013, 11:47

Dating house Cupid Media accused of losing 42 million user credentials

Hackers give love a bad name

Thu Nov 21 2013, 15:39

Games company to pay $1m settlement over PCs hijacked for Bitcoin mining

Alleged illegal activity halted

Wed Nov 20 2013, 13:13

NCA warns of spike in ransomware emails

Malware disguised as emails with innocent attachments

Mon Nov 18 2013, 13:32

Netflix users targeted by Microsoft Silverlight exploit

Uninstall Silverlight if you don't use it

Fri Nov 15 2013, 15:37

Government removal requests continue to grow, says Google

A 68 percent increase in requests over the last year

Fri Dec 20 2013, 15:26

40 million Target accounts caught up in card hack

Retailer fesses to financial fumble

Thu Dec 19 2013, 14:34

Edward Snowden pens an open letter to the people of Brazil

Offers to work with them

Tue Dec 17 2013, 15:22

Pirate Bay founder is being held in solitary confinement without a warrant

Amnesty International invited to assist

Thu Dec 12 2013, 15:36

Two-step security on mobile will be rendered useless in 2014, says Trend Micro

Due to 'man in the middle' attacks

Tue Dec 10 2013, 09:39

NSA peered into World of Warcraft and Nintendogs online games

Looking for terrorist cells

Mon Dec 09 2013, 15:03

Android Flashlight app rapped for leaking location information

App lit up your location to advertisers

Fri Dec 06 2013, 11:51

Microsoft compares government snooping to advanced persistent threats

No more Mr NSA nice guy

Thu Dec 05 2013, 11:24

Toolbar enslaves PCs for Bitcoin mining

What's mined is not yours but theirs

Mon Dec 02 2013, 12:11

Three men charged for alleged Football Association hacking

Will appear in court next week

Fri Nov 29 2013, 12:35

Bitcoin passes the $1,000 milestone

Rising faster than anyone predicted

Thu Nov 28 2013, 09:44

NSA subverted 50,000 computer networks with malware

All's fair in anti-terrorism

Mon Nov 25 2013, 14:43

Now you can pay for your Virgin Galactic flight in Bitcoins

Branson knows an investment when he sees one

Fri Nov 22 2013, 16:33

US and UK have had a secret snooping deal for at least six years

Leaked NSA memo reveals

Thu Nov 21 2013, 13:38

PRISM forces Yahoo to add encryption

About time too

Tue Nov 19 2013, 09:34

FBI warns about Anonymous attacks on government systems

Admits there have been breaches

Mon Nov 18 2013, 12:41
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