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Adobe warns of zero-day flaw in Flash Player

Critical vulnerability already being exploited on Windows 8

Fri Jan 23 2015, 13:17

US government faces fine after spoofing a citizen's Facebook profile

$134,000 fine is anything but fine

Thu Jan 22 2015, 15:42

Minecraft hack sees gamers' details dug up

There's gold in them there documents, probably

Wed Jan 21 2015, 16:08

Oracle releases monster January patch update

Fixes a whopping 167 flaws

Tue Jan 20 2015, 17:15

Microsoft warns Windows 10 Insiders that the terms and conditions are changing

Could we be in for keyloggergate 2? Probably not

Mon Jan 19 2015, 09:32

Rights group favours free speech over political Federal Election Commission fiddling

Slow down there, says Electronic Frontier Foundation

Fri Jan 16 2015, 13:48

Microsoft's January Patch Tuesday is twice the size of last year's

But has a lack of Internet Explorer updates, for once

Wed Jan 14 2015, 13:55

Charlie Hebdo: Governments suggest citizen privacy is the price of free speech

Analysis Iggle Piggle plans to monitor your Trubliphone

Tue Jan 13 2015, 14:11

Crims stick iPod spy camera to ATM to spy on PINs

This short changes everything

Fri Jan 09 2015, 16:55

FBI says that Sony hackers are an easy nut to crack

Someone tell the security guys at Sony

Thu Jan 08 2015, 14:03

Moonpig takes a roasting after swines reveal customer details

Perhaps they could rub in some oinkment

Tue Jan 06 2015, 13:29

Hacker group siphons tens of millions from Russian banks

Security firms uncover scam that has already netted $17m

Tue Dec 23 2014, 16:15

Someone switched off North Korea's internet

Place your bets please

Tue Dec 23 2014, 10:04

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

Project Zero's vigilantism is harming Google's 'Don't Be Evil' buzz

Column It's not the Messiah, it's a very naughty boy

Fri Jan 23 2015, 12:19

Twitter offers developers a bite at its white-label log-in tech

Let a thousand digits log-in for webs bloom

Thu Jan 22 2015, 10:44

Car dongle firmware could turn onboard security into a joke

From crypt-car to clown-car

Wed Jan 21 2015, 11:56

The 25 most useless passwords of 2014

It's all fun and games until someone loses an iPad

Tue Jan 20 2015, 16:44

Google Project Zero grasses on Microsoft's security bugs again

Microsoft has to come out fighting for the second time this month

Fri Jan 16 2015, 15:57

Cameron and Obama announce war games playdate

Bring crisps and cola

Fri Jan 16 2015, 12:11

Google starts flame war after borking WhiteHat Aviator secure browser

Gives wedgie, pulls on pigtails

Tue Jan 13 2015, 16:50

Silk Road Reloaded launches as trial begins on the original

Reportedly bigger and badder than before

Tue Jan 13 2015, 12:31

Microsoft kills off Patch Tuesday Advance Notifications with no advance notification

Advance Notification: This article overuses the phrase 'advance notification'

Fri Jan 09 2015, 16:04

CES 2015: FTC says the Internet of Things is a threat to privacy

Wearables and security do not go hand in hand

Wed Jan 07 2015, 12:27

Google goads Microsoft as Project Zero pokes holes in its program patching

Name and shame for minor flaw as Google enforces law

Mon Jan 05 2015, 16:07

JP Morgan data breach could have been avoided with simple security fix

Sources say the bank's weak spot was a very basic one

Tue Dec 23 2014, 13:00

South Korea nuclear plants on high alert after hackers breach systems

Blueprints of reactors posted online amid dire warnings of meltdown

Mon Dec 22 2014, 14:45

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

Google's Project Zero exposes three security flaws in Mac OS X

Weeks after going public on bugs in Microsoft Windows

Fri Jan 23 2015, 11:56

WhatsApp slaps unoffical app users with 24-hour ban

WhatsApp Plus given the elbow over privacy fears

Wed Jan 21 2015, 16:33

Google's Project Zero publishes Microsoft vulnerability proof-of-concept

Industry starts to wonder if they're being a bit ... evil

Wed Jan 21 2015, 11:22

ICO gives shoe shop Office a boot up the jacksie after data breach

Don't do it again, etc

Tue Jan 20 2015, 11:23

Cyber police arrest UK teen over Christmas Xbox, PSN hack

18-year-old suspected Lizard Squad member gets snagged

Fri Jan 16 2015, 14:49

Cameron tattles to Obama about the tech companies that keep secrets

Iggle Piggle has a niggle and suggests new precedent to president

Thu Jan 15 2015, 16:41

Silk Road kingpin trial begins in the US

Former boy scout Ross William Ulbricht is facing charges worth life in prison

Mon Jan 12 2015, 16:16

Mark Zuckerberg dodged a terrorism bullet

Poacher turned anti-censorship spokesperson

Fri Jan 09 2015, 15:12

North Korea is doubling its skilled cyber security staffers

South Korea points upstairs and warns of a cyber presence

Wed Jan 07 2015, 10:37

Customers left waiting for Brussel sprouts after supermarket website outages

System glitch leads to cancelled food orders

Tue Dec 23 2014, 17:00

Apple OS X users at risk from critical security issue

Firm's first automatic update stops hackers from executing arbitrary code

Tue Dec 23 2014, 12:15

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
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