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Adobe joins Microsoft and Oracle with Patch Tuesday security bulletin

Addresses some critical bugs in Adobe Reader, Acrobat and Flash Player

Wed Jan 15 2014, 11:56

Linkedin sues anonymous hackers for scraping profile data

Used Amazon's EC2 cloud service to evade the social network's security measures

Thu Jan 09 2014, 17:16

Yahoo finally encrypts its email servers

If you're using https and you know it clap your hands

Wed Jan 08 2014, 17:25

Huawei's security chief and ex-government CIO defends PRISM and NSA surveillance

He would say that, wouldn't he

Mon Jan 06 2014, 16:14

NSA is designing a quantum supercomputer

Snowden leak suggests NSA seeks to recreate the end of Superman III

Fri Jan 03 2014, 13:22

RSA accused of selling access to NSA for $10m

Enters denial mode

Mon Dec 23 2013, 15:19

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

UK government wants people and businesses to be more cyber savvy

Time to get streetwise

Mon Jan 13 2014, 13:43

24,000 Android devices are hit by XXXX.apk mobile botnet

Uses WiFi networks and hotspots to steal information like users' locations

Thu Jan 09 2014, 15:49

RSA faces conference speaker exodus over the PRISM elephant in the room

Big names line up to drop out

Wed Jan 08 2014, 17:07

Security guru Bruce Schneier joins Co3 Systems after BT exit

Takes his online spying criticism elsewhere

Mon Jan 06 2014, 14:25

Snapchat snaps at hacking attack chat

Will update its app

Fri Jan 03 2014, 09:39

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

Target hack adds up to 110 million affected punters

Oh for goodness sake

Mon Jan 13 2014, 11:03

Yahoo malware adverts were designed to mine Bitcoins

Ad network is infested with code that infected 27,000 machines per hour

Thu Jan 09 2014, 13:19

CES: Intel drops McAfee brand in security software rebranding

John McAfee is pleased to be freed from 'the worst software on the planet'

Tue Jan 07 2014, 13:41

Staysure travel insurer admits to credit card theft

A couple of months ago

Mon Jan 06 2014, 11:44

Snapchat hackers post four million usernames

Leakers cauldron shut off

Thu Jan 02 2014, 10:36

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
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