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Deutsche Telekom to launch post-Snowden smartphone encryption app

Will lock voice and text messages away from snooping spooks

Tue Feb 25 2014, 09:55

Google buys secure access outfit Slicklogin

A sound deal

Mon Feb 17 2014, 09:24

Adobe issues an emergency Flash Player patch for Windows and Mac

Fixes bug that allows attackers to take control of an affected system

Wed Feb 05 2014, 11:16

The Council of Europe wants action on eavesdropping

The post-Snowden world needs answers and demands change

Wed Jan 29 2014, 12:41

99 percent of mobile malware is aimed at Android

Google platform comes top again

Wed Jan 22 2014, 14:33

Syrian Electronic Army attacks Saudi websites

Also promises a return to Redmond

Thu Jan 16 2014, 13:37

Syrian Electronic Army claims Microsoft as its latest victim

Twitter account falls, emails snarfed

Mon Jan 13 2014, 10:05

Microsoft cancels Security Essentials for Windows XP

Firm adds more reasons to stop putting off upgrading

Thu Jan 09 2014, 17:35

SEA attacks Skype in NSA spying protest

Takes over its Twitter account and blog

Thu Jan 02 2014, 09:31

Half of IT pros plan to use Windows XP after support ends in 2014

Security concerns grow as Microsoft end of support draws ever closer

Wed Dec 18 2013, 13:40

Microsoft and others take down a thieving botnet

Affected millions and cost advertisers millions a month

Fri Dec 06 2013, 09:52

Cryptolocker shrinks ransom as Bitcoin bubble grows

Malware muggers cut their extortion fee

Fri Nov 22 2013, 15:25

Google fined $17m for circumventing Safari privacy settings

Browser bypass bites back

Tue Nov 19 2013, 10:30

Australian robbed of Bitcoin fortune

Police were not called

Fri Nov 08 2013, 12:52

US indicts 28 year old Brit on computer misuse charges

Updated Indicted in the USA

Tue Oct 29 2013, 14:26

Microsoft pays a $100,000 bug bounty

Starts kicking back to the security community

Wed Oct 09 2013, 09:45

Yahoo offers a whopping $12.50 bug bounty

A lot of terms and conditions apply to get that rubber duck

Tue Oct 01 2013, 16:03

Google buys ad fraud fighters Spider.io

Pulls anti-fraud firm into its web

Mon Feb 24 2014, 12:43

Kaspersky Lab unmasks a global cyber espionage toolkit

Security firm peels back The Mask

Tue Feb 11 2014, 11:27

NHS websites are compromised by hackers to serve malware

Updated A coding error was to blame

Mon Feb 03 2014, 14:47

FBI busts email hacking websites and users

Websites down, people charged

Tue Jan 28 2014, 10:43

Google cans Chrome extensions that contained malware

Good apps that got in with the wrong crowd

Mon Jan 20 2014, 14:33

Microsoft's January Patch Tuesday tackles Windows XP security holes

Patching all it can before end of support in April

Tue Jan 14 2014, 11:46

Gmail starts showing images by default on Android

Updated No need to worry about picture security

Fri Jan 10 2014, 12:52

NSA linked Morta Security is bought by Palo Alto Networks

Ex-spies come out of stealth mode

Tue Jan 07 2014, 14:01

2013 was a very hacked year

More to come

Thu Dec 26 2013, 10:40

Microsoft beefs up account security

Adds three safety features

Tue Dec 10 2013, 15:56

Kaspersky claims the average cyber attack costs £255

People still aren't doing backups

Wed Dec 04 2013, 17:18

Tim Berners-Lee warns against government surveillance

Web pioneer puts a flea in the ear

Fri Nov 22 2013, 09:41

100,000 gullible hipsters botnetted in Instagram scam

Many photos of last night's dinner endangered by Instascam

Wed Nov 13 2013, 17:02

Google’s Chrome web browser will block extensions

More secure, more shiny

Fri Nov 08 2013, 09:52

UK National Crime Agency sends £750k phisherman to chokey

Five and a half year sentence is first scalp for crime fighting org

Thu Oct 10 2013, 11:05

Eric Schmidt draws laughs with claim that Android is 'more secure' than iOS

Says it goes through 'rigorous' testing

Tue Oct 08 2013, 11:32

Symantec researchers sinkhole Bitcoin mining Zero Access botnet horde

Scam earns crooks just $2,165 in Bitcoins for every $600,000 stolen

Mon Sep 30 2013, 16:55

Apple offers fix for iOS SSL hell

Mac OS X is still waiting

Mon Feb 24 2014, 11:57

iOS 7 exploit disables Find My iPhone without a password

Likely to be fixed in iOS 7.1

Fri Feb 07 2014, 13:10

Yahoo warns its users about a hacker attack

Resets passwords on affected accounts

Fri Jan 31 2014, 09:18

Bitcoin is being accepted at casinos and universities

Moving closer to being a popular payment method

Wed Jan 22 2014, 15:43

Starbucks digital wallet app for iPhone has a major security flaw

Updated But a fix it on the way

Fri Jan 17 2014, 11:56

Oracle to issue huge security patch addressing 36 Java vulnerabilities

144 flaws found across hundreds of Oracle products and components

Mon Jan 13 2014, 11:42

Snapchat snaps into post hacking apology mode

Updates app and gets around to apologising

Fri Jan 10 2014, 11:42

Hackers claim a denial of service attack on Steam

Not a lot of hot air

Fri Jan 03 2014, 15:18

Computing pioneer Alan Turing gets royal pardon

Enigma programmer was jailed for being a homosexual

Tue Dec 24 2013, 09:51

Sony is resetting some user passwords due to 'irregular activity'

Senses a disturbance in the system

Fri Dec 06 2013, 15:15

Adobe customers are still struggling with post hacking issues

Can't give its software away

Tue Nov 26 2013, 14:13

Google offers bug bounties for Android patches

More open source software qualifies

Tue Nov 19 2013, 16:42

Computer virus brought aboard the ISS

In space, no one can hear you plug in a USB stick

Wed Nov 13 2013, 12:56

Microsoft and Facebook set up Hackerone web bounty programme

Common internet bug catchers line up for rewards

Thu Nov 07 2013, 10:38

Google will pay open source vulnerability finders

Up to $3,133.7 in prizes

Thu Oct 10 2013, 09:41

Yahoo does a U-turn on bug bounty hunting

T-shirtgate means it's out with rubber ducks and in with bills

Thu Oct 03 2013, 16:02
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