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Google Chrome engineers propose a non-secure site alert

Affirmative action over HTTPS laggards

Thu Dec 18 2014, 10:02

Facebook teams with ESET to combat growing malware threat

Social network launches third free anti-virus scanner

Thu Dec 04 2014, 08:38

Santa delivers the gift of Mac anti-malware, with help from Google

Oh Google, your sense of humour sleighs us

Mon Nov 24 2014, 17:26

NotCompatible Android Malware can turn your VPN into a dinklebot

Your company network may become a Viagra billboard

Wed Nov 19 2014, 17:15

Microsoft's November Patch Tuesday is a whopper

16 patches, five critical, squally showers, becoming good later

Fri Nov 07 2014, 14:20

Drupal flaw could hit millions of sites

Users of web content management system urged to close backdoor access

Fri Oct 31 2014, 14:08

NSA clears the Galaxy Note 4 and Galaxy S5 for US government use

Knox-enabled devices deemed secure enough for handling classified information

Tue Oct 21 2014, 12:38

Google warns of Poodle on the loose with killer bytes to make your Heartbleed

SSL 3.0 vulnerability groomed to be disastrous unless it's clipped

Wed Oct 15 2014, 12:52

Anonymous plans weekend of action to fix Hong Kong, smash China

Plans to turn government sites into the aftermath of a Greek wedding

Fri Oct 10 2014, 15:38

Mastercard offers banks and payment processors a cyber Safetynet

Should nip hacker attacks in the bud

Fri Oct 03 2014, 10:35

McAfee warns of risk of virus infection from Cheryl Cole downloads

Fernandez-Versini has the threat factor

Thu Oct 02 2014, 13:56

Outage fears as Amazon's always on elastic cloud gets rebooted

It's trying switching it off and switching it on again

Fri Sep 26 2014, 16:55

Google extends device policy service to Android and iOS Chrome

Mobile browsers join Windows, Chrome OS, Linux and Mac

Wed Sep 24 2014, 16:30

Cloudy with a chance of pitfalls: Should business trust the cloud?

Analysis iCloud hack heightens concerns

Thu Sep 18 2014, 14:19

Twitch users shook by money spending malware

F-Secure makes users feel insecure

Mon Sep 15 2014, 09:10

Weak passwords and rogue app downloads are staff security breaches

INQUIRER mobile versus security debate continues

Wed Sep 10 2014, 13:07

Linkedin settles security breach class-action lawsuit for $1.25m

Affected users will get $50 each

Tue Aug 26 2014, 13:39

Microsoft issues fresh update to fix bugs caused by December Patch Tuesday

Applies to computers running Windows 7 Service Pack 1 and Windows Server 2008 R2

Mon Dec 15 2014, 12:42

Iranian hackers target global infrastructure sector in Operation Cleaver 'revenge' attacks

But authorities blast allegations as 'baseless' and 'unfounded'

Wed Dec 03 2014, 11:31

Microsoft and Sony out DerpTrolling's Xbox Live and PSN 'hack' as a hoax

Firms say no gamer credentials were pilfered

Mon Nov 24 2014, 15:34

Darkhotel malware is targeting travelling execs via hotel WiFi

Active threat looks to steal corporate data and log-in credentials

Mon Nov 10 2014, 11:53

Apple blocks apps infected with WireLurker malware targeting iPhones and iPads

Threat heralds 'a new era in attacking Apple's desktop and mobile platforms'

Thu Nov 06 2014, 12:54

Risk of nuclear Armageddon not affected by White House hack

No more risk of atomic war than yesterday

Wed Oct 29 2014, 16:41

Ex-LulzSec hacker says bug hunters are driven underground by misguided UK laws

Says that companies should be held responsible for poor security

Wed Oct 15 2014, 15:45

Dropbox denies it was hacked as 7 million passwords leak online

Though there's no evidence they aren't just old Friendster credentials

Tue Oct 14 2014, 12:14

Google's Schmidt: Government surveillance could kill the internet

'Keep playing with it like that, it'll drop off', says web firm's president

Thu Oct 09 2014, 11:53

JP Morgan Chase confesses to massive customer data breach

Financial outfit fumbles 83 million customers' data

Fri Oct 03 2014, 09:38

Apple's iCloud can now tell you if an iPhone or iPad is stolen

Good news for second-hand iDevice buyers

Thu Oct 02 2014, 10:07

Hackers take advantage of Bash Shellshock bug as developers rush to patch

Apple plays it down, security companies say panic

Fri Sep 26 2014, 14:52

Microsoft launches a cloud bug bounty programme for Microsoft Office

Says it is 'the right thing to do'

Wed Sep 24 2014, 14:53

Apple switches on iCloud two-factor authentication

Following celebrity images hack

Wed Sep 17 2014, 10:34

Apple Watch and Dark Web show need for better BYOD security

INQUIRER mobile versus security debate continues

Thu Sep 11 2014, 13:18

Tim Cook promises to polish Apple iCloud security

Denies Apple is to blame for celebrity hacking scandal

Fri Sep 05 2014, 09:56

Facebook adds Oculus VR bounties to bug hunter buffet

Minimum of $500 on offer

Thu Aug 21 2014, 10:26

FIDO Alliance taps a nail in the coffin of complex passwords

Thumb thing for the weak end

Wed Dec 10 2014, 16:45

BitTorrent users are 170 percent more likely to download legally than non-torrenters

Torrenters aren't pirates, they're highly-engaged superfans

Tue Nov 25 2014, 16:05

UK cyber cops arrest five in Europe-wide crackdown on PC hijackers

And treat us to an anticlimactic video of the sting

Fri Nov 21 2014, 15:47

Home Depot reportedly drops Microsoft for Apple after data hack

But it dropped BlackBerry for the iPhone last year

Mon Nov 10 2014, 11:04

Google rolls out 'nogotofail' to test sites for security vulnerabilities

Nogotofail will nofail at detecting gotofail

Wed Nov 05 2014, 14:43

US FTC gets courts to shut down tech support scammers

Bogus software-selling scoundrels get shut down

Mon Oct 27 2014, 14:19

Microsoft fixes three zero-day security flaws in mega Patch Tuesday

Upgrade with rhythm and we won't attract the worm

Wed Oct 15 2014, 14:21

Just because you're paranoid doesn't mean they can't log your keystrokes

Column Windows 10 privacy scoop has gone on a world tour of missing the point

Fri Oct 10 2014, 16:42

Microsoft's Windows 10 Preview has permission to watch your every move

Its 'privacy' policy includes permission to use a keylogger

Fri Oct 03 2014, 13:40

The FBI used Anonymous Sabu to attack 30 countries including the UK

Sabu rolled over and played nicely with the authorities

Thu Oct 02 2014, 15:45

US Department of Justice charges four over Xbox and military helicopter attacks

Accused of stealing $100m worth of intellectual property

Wed Oct 01 2014, 15:38

Bash bug in Mac OS X and Linux could be 'bigger than Heartbleed'

One line of code and they've got you

Thu Sep 25 2014, 12:25

Google's Android L will have default encryption too

It won't be outdone by Apple's iOS 8

Fri Sep 19 2014, 14:46

Wikileaks releases Finfisher malware to help developers defend against it

Assange slams Germany for continuing to sell weaponised malware

Tue Sep 16 2014, 15:44

Google dismisses all but two percent of Gmail password dump

Claims password dumps are low on credentials

Thu Sep 11 2014, 11:42

Netflix open sources internet security tools

Scumblr, Sketchy and Workflowable open to all

Thu Aug 28 2014, 17:35
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