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Hipsters in mourning as Instagram 'Rapture' wipes out follower counts

All moving to another social network you've probably never heard of

Fri Dec 19 2014, 15:32

GCHQ used Regin to listen to Belgian waffle

I guess that's why they call it the Bruges

Tue Dec 16 2014, 11:50

GCHQ launches crypto app for the kids

Learn to be secure in an increasingly insecure world

Fri Dec 12 2014, 14:30

Humans are the biggest threat to the future of security

Eset CTO says we must pay attention to education

Thu Dec 11 2014, 08:35

She didn't trust her boyfriend on her phone, but what he was actually doing was heartwarming

Use the Moldiv app for photo collages

Mon Dec 08 2014, 14:35

Facebook teams with ESET to combat growing malware threat

Social network launches third free anti-virus scanner

Thu Dec 04 2014, 08:38

Apple Pay and the Internet of Things to be prime hacking targets in 2015

Kaspersky predicts that 2015 will be the year of dosh-focused cybercrime

Mon Dec 01 2014, 15:16

The US should not be allowed to run the internet

People unsure who should run the 'net, but two-thirds vote against Uncle Sam

Wed Nov 26 2014, 12:59

Regin malware could be the work of Western intelligence agencies

Doesn't seem to have infected any of the 'Five Eyes' nations

Tue Nov 25 2014, 14:03

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

China arrests three over WireLurker iOS malware attack

Beijing Bureau of Public Security picks up Chen, Lee and Wang

Wed Nov 19 2014, 15:53

Encryption should be the norm, says internet overlord

Internet Architecture Board seeks to regain public trust post-Snowden

Mon Nov 17 2014, 17:05

Snapchat bans all third-party app access following 4chan hack

Accounts of users not following the rules may be 'permanently disabled'

Mon Nov 17 2014, 11:11

BlackBerry and Samsung get into bed to boost enterprise Android security

Knox and BES 12 have designs on your desk space and ear area

Fri Nov 14 2014, 11:26

Microsoft Patch Tuesday fixes 33 bugs affecting all versions of Windows

A hefty 14 bulletins this month

Wed Nov 12 2014, 11:26

'You need to start trusting someone,' former MI5 boss tells Microsoft delegates

Stella Rimington says that it's time for the Secret Service to be less secretive

Mon Nov 10 2014, 15:07

Microsoft's November Patch Tuesday is a whopper

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

Fri Nov 07 2014, 14:20

Google Chrome engineers propose a non-secure site alert

Affirmative action over HTTPS laggards

Thu Dec 18 2014, 10:02

Anonymous reaps revenge on Pirate Bay-killing Swedes

Irate pirates are synonymous with Anonymous

Mon Dec 15 2014, 16:18

Government recruits Microsoft, Google, Twitter, Facebook and Yahoo to wrestle dark web

In a bid to curb online child abuse

Fri Dec 12 2014, 13:00

FIDO Alliance taps a nail in the coffin of complex passwords

Thumb thing for the weak end

Wed Dec 10 2014, 16:45

Google App Engine contains serious vulnerabilities, warn researchers

Bugs could allow for a complete Java VM security sandbox escape and arbitrary code execution

Mon Dec 08 2014, 14:14

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

Intel picks up PasswordBox for identity management and password corralling

Bring it your tedious passwords and relax, or something

Mon Dec 01 2014, 14:44

Tech firms urged to stop exporting software that helps human rights abuse

TechUK issues advice for businesses on ethical IT exporting

Wed Nov 26 2014, 11:50

UK Pirate Party slams government plans for IP address identification

New legislation would force ISPs to use static IPs

Tue Nov 25 2014, 10:47

NotCompatible Android Malware can turn your VPN into a dinklebot

Your company network may become a Viagra billboard

Wed Nov 19 2014, 17:15

EFF, Mozilla and Cisco look to encrypt the web with free HTTPS certificates

Firm launches Let's Encrypt to improve web security

Wed Nov 19 2014, 13:17

Tor users can be deduced with 81 percent accuracy, says report

But don't panic, we are your friends, say the Onion people

Mon Nov 17 2014, 16:04

Advanced persistent threats found in the TOR network

OnionDuke may make your eyes water

Fri Nov 14 2014, 16:11

Mastercard and Visa plan to save web shoppers from password menace

Authoring a new authentication standard

Thu Nov 13 2014, 16:16

Live INQUIRER debate day one: The cloud is fundamentally secure

Join the debate and tell us whether you think the cloud is secure

Tue Nov 11 2014, 14:35

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

FBI pounces on Silk Road 2.0 founder

Points him in the direction of chokey

Fri Nov 07 2014, 11:46

Security researchers are using quantum physics for fraud-proof credit cards

Quantum-Secure Authentication means hackers cannot determine what the information is

Thu Dec 18 2014, 08:36

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

Inception cyber espionage tool is stealing secrets from governments and military

Updated Hides in the shadows, embedded in Rich Text Format files

Thu Dec 11 2014, 14:40

One in five has quit an internet service over privacy concerns

Yet we trust banks more than governments

Tue Dec 09 2014, 12:38

Microsoft's December Patch Tuesday will fix bugs in Internet Explorer, Office and Windows

Nowhere near as big as last month's

Fri Dec 05 2014, 14:55

Bing and Yahoo join Google in 'right to be forgotten' takedowns

The removals have begun

Mon Dec 01 2014, 16:39

Adobe issues second Flash security fix after failed October patch

Could have allowed hackers to perform remote-code execution

Fri Nov 28 2014, 11:18

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

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

Microsoft issues emergency patch for bug affecting all versions of Windows

Could enable an attacker to perform privilege escalation

Wed Nov 19 2014, 16:20

Amazon now supports Android Wear but Bitdefender thinks its a virus

New app update causing false positives for virus checkers

Tue Nov 18 2014, 17:06

US State Department systems taken offline after more foreign state hacks

It wasn't just the White House

Mon Nov 17 2014, 15:37

US CERT tells iPhone and iPad users to beware of Masque Attack iOS threat

Apple downplays reports and says nobody has been affected by the attack

Fri Nov 14 2014, 12:25

Denial of service attacks exploit White House press machine

Crooks using White House press releases as a means of gaining network trust

Wed Nov 12 2014, 14:38

Masque malware is putting iPad and iPhone user data at risk

95 percent of iOS devices vulnerable to attack method, warns FireEye

Tue Nov 11 2014, 12:03

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
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