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Chinese authorities announce Microsoft anti-monopoly investigation

Updated Thinks there's something it isn't being told

Tue Jul 29 2014, 17:01

European Central Bank sees customer data pilfered in website hack

But said no financial details have been pinched

Thu Jul 24 2014, 11:24

Blackphone goes for Blackberry's throat in privacy row

Black mark for Canadian rival

Wed Jul 16 2014, 13:08

Open-Xchange: The internet wouldn't have happened without Linux

Interview CEO compares big data firms to Hotel California

Mon Jul 07 2014, 17:18

Post Heartbleed OpenSSL roadmap shows the mountain it has to climb

Admit it's time to get its house in order

Wed Jul 02 2014, 15:29

Luuuk malware lifts €500,000 a week from European bank

Customers of a ‘large European bank' should be extra vigilant, says Kaspersky Lab

Wed Jun 25 2014, 14:13

Android 4.4.4 Kitkat unexpectedly arrives with OpenSSL fix

2.2.2 away from the number of the beast

Fri Jun 20 2014, 15:55

Student beats Simplelocker Android ransomware with Java applet

Flicks the baddies the Control V sign

Thu Jun 19 2014, 11:50

Domino's hackers fail to release customer data following Twitter suspension

Even hackers need to earn a (thin) crust

Tue Jun 17 2014, 11:21

Amazon Web Services is still using Truecrypt

Two weeks after closure it remains the only encryption option

Thu Jun 12 2014, 15:01

HP brings simple split-key encryption to the cloud

Promises the NSA won't be able to access your data

Wed Jun 11 2014, 00:16

Russian Oleg Pliss takers arrested over iOS shakedown scam

The Ministry of Internal Affairs confirms pick up and confessions

Tue Jun 10 2014, 11:57

Government Cyber Essentials security scheme looks to thwart cyberattacks

BAE Systems, Barclays and HP already onboard

Fri Jun 06 2014, 11:24

Linux hit by GnuTLS exploit, follows Heartbleed model

Beware the overly-long handshake

Wed Jun 04 2014, 16:46

FBI issues arrest warrant over Gameover Zeus botnet

As demand for safety information crashes NCA website

Tue Jun 03 2014, 11:12

Apple acknowledges Find My iPhone exploit, urges users to change passwords

Says it was a standard 'ID hack'

Wed May 28 2014, 10:08

Over 300,000 systems are still leaky due to Heartbleed

Yeah, still

Fri May 09 2014, 16:37

Android 'supermalware' can impersonate any app

'Fake ID' will leave you needing a beer

Tue Jul 29 2014, 16:15

Dropbox advises users with privacy concerns to add their own encryption

But warns it will break some features if you do

Wed Jul 23 2014, 15:08

Silent Circle guns for Skype with global expansion of encrypted calling service

Users can make secure phone calls globally without roaming charges

Thu Jul 10 2014, 10:08

Android bug leaks your location via WiFi

Saving your battery could cost your privacy

Fri Jul 04 2014, 11:48

Microsoft says No-IP accounts massacre was a technical error

Seized first, explained later

Wed Jul 02 2014, 06:46

Microsoft launches Interflow to pool threat data in the cloud

Aims to reduce end-user costs

Tue Jun 24 2014, 16:42

Android and Windows Phone devices will get an anti-theft kill switch

Follows launch of Apple's iOS Activation Lock

Fri Jun 20 2014, 13:16

One in five SMBs refuse to let go of Windows XP

How many more times do we have to say it?

Wed Jun 18 2014, 17:16

Feedly hits third day of downtime as DDoS attacks continue

No sign of attacks ending any time soon

Fri Jun 13 2014, 12:31

Gmail exploit foiled for a $500 bounty from Google

Bug could expose all Gmail user addresses

Thu Jun 12 2014, 14:33

US accuses Chinese 'Panda Putter' group of cyber espionage campaign

Group reportedly targeting US and European businesses in space and satellite industry

Tue Jun 10 2014, 13:32

Latest iOS 7 lock screen flaw grants hackers iPhone access 'within five seconds'

Offers access to any app open on Apple smartphone

Tue Jun 10 2014, 11:06

Researchers uncover Android file-encrypting Cryptolocker style ransomware

More nude pictures, more problems

Thu Jun 05 2014, 12:29

US Secret Service seeks social media sarcasm detector

Coz that's really going to work well

Wed Jun 04 2014, 11:31

Truecrypt is alive and well and living in Switzerland

Truecrypt never dies

Mon Jun 02 2014, 16:50

Samsung claims just 1.8 million active users of Knox

But firm claims it is seeing 'traction' in business space

Mon May 19 2014, 15:28

Microsoft Patch Tuesday preview confirms Windows XP reprieve was a one-off

The multi-billion dollar corporation is not for turning

Fri May 09 2014, 13:02

The Pirate Bay launches a mobile website for smartphone torrenting

So far it hasn't fallen afoul of the content cartels

Fri Jul 25 2014, 16:28

Google adds more security to its Gmail servers

You'll get a grilling if your app isn't encrypted

Mon Jul 21 2014, 16:14

Adobe issues critical Flash Player update for Windows and Mac

Google credentials could have been swiped

Wed Jul 09 2014, 15:47

Blackberry CEO lays into Android Knox security

Despite Google's OS overtaking Blackberry in the enterprise

Fri Jul 04 2014, 10:29

Microsoft installs tougher Outlook and Onedrive encryption to curb NSA snooping

TLS and PFS encryption deployed to put an end to back door snooping

Tue Jul 01 2014, 15:36

Google forks OpenSSL to make BoringSSL

Alternative will help, not take over

Mon Jun 23 2014, 13:28

Google Play Store is littered with 'secret keys'

Android app developers are leaving sensitive data in their code

Thu Jun 19 2014, 16:28

Microsoft patches DoS bug in anti-malware engine

Seven months after it was discovered

Wed Jun 18 2014, 16:31

Malwarebytes anti-exploits service protects Windows XP users from attacks

Covers popular targets including Microsoft Office, Java and Adobe

Thu Jun 12 2014, 16:05

LG G3 gets anti-theft Kill Switch courtesy of McAfee

Protected from the hands of pilferers

Thu Jun 12 2014, 12:50

Teenagers hack ATM by reading the instructions

Not punished, but late back from lunch

Tue Jun 10 2014, 12:49

OpenSSL yields yet another vulnerability

'I Got You Babe' is playing on the radio

Fri Jun 06 2014, 15:16

DARPA competition offers $2m prize for best automated cyber defence system

Claims current network security systems are 'inadequate' due to need for humans

Tue Jun 03 2014, 15:58

Linux Foundation throws money at OpenSSL staffing post-Heartbleed

But fool the industry twice, shame on them

Fri May 30 2014, 15:22

Mozilla begrudgingly brings Netflix support to Linux with DRM in Firefox

Closed DRM and open source don't mix

Thu May 15 2014, 12:04
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