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Silent Circle gets cash to meet 'overwhelming' Blackphone demand

Will also use funding to bring encrypted services to iOS and Android

Wed May 21 2014, 16:24

China warns US it will hit back following DoJ hacking allegations

Pots calling kettles black

Tue May 20 2014, 10:22

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

Business staff can't manage the huge volume of security alerts

Up to 150,000 events per day make firms vulnerable to attack

Tue May 13 2014, 14:47

Privacy International wins victory over HMRC in spy technology sales case

Refusing to comment is not responsive government, said the court

Tue May 13 2014, 09:45

Shapchat settles with FTC over 'disappearing' images myth

Your dinkle photos aren't all that secret

Fri May 09 2014, 15:02

Twitter tackles suspicious logins and password heists

Works on password best practice

Fri May 09 2014, 09:16

Instagram 'image viewer' apps pose a greater risk than phishing websites

Malwarebytes warns users of third party Instagram apps

Wed May 07 2014, 17:07

Siri glitch lets hackers bypass iPhone lock screen in iOS 7.1.1

Exploit allows anyone to send texts, emails and make calls

Wed May 07 2014, 10:52

NSA looks to appeal to young cryptographers through coded ads

Have a crack at code, or scroll to the bottom

Tue May 06 2014, 10:47

Major flaw found in Oauth and OpenID affects Google, Microsoft and Facebook

If you login with it at your social networks, you're at risk

Fri May 02 2014, 14:45

TCP bug in FreeBSD causes crashes, memory leaks

Remote kernel issue spotted

Thu May 01 2014, 10:54

Use Chrome or Firefox instead of Internet Explorer, warn international CERTs

Steer clear of IE until latest bug is fixed

Wed Apr 30 2014, 09:23

Microsoft Internet Explorer hit by zero day exploit

Could allow a hacker to take complete control of an affected system

Mon Apr 28 2014, 10:42

Malware found in Google Play secretly mines Bitcoin from Android smartphones

Google removes five affected apps which had 100 to 500 downloads each

Fri Apr 25 2014, 11:22

Cyber espionage and web app attacks were top security threats in 2013

As point-of-sale attacks decline in popularity, says Verizon

Tue Apr 22 2014, 12:40

Canadian student arrested for Heartbleed attack on tax agency

Pinched and charged

Thu Apr 17 2014, 10:36

Fish dating website refuses to swim with a shakedown

Plenty of Fish won’t pay ransom demand, gets attacked

Wed May 21 2014, 10:39

97 arrested in worldwide Blackshades cybercrime crackdown

Over 1,100 storage devices seized

Mon May 19 2014, 16:22

Microsoft: No more Windows XP updates in Patch Tuesday releases

Firm vows not to go back on its word, again

Wed May 14 2014, 17:15

Microsoft Office 365 to get encryption and iOS and Android device management tools

Company improves management powers for non-Windows devices

Tue May 13 2014, 13:56

Over 300,000 systems are still leaky due to Heartbleed

Yeah, still

Fri May 09 2014, 16:37

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

Hackers blag personal information from Orange servers

Someone is taking the pith

Thu May 08 2014, 13:56

Eugene Kaspersky lashes out at Symantec’s 'anti-virus is dead' remark

Kaspersky has heard it all before, and thinks it's still 'alive and kicking'

Wed May 07 2014, 12:30

Emails suggest Google and the NSA are closer than we knew

Feds and Google sittin' in a tree, H-A-C-K-I-N-G

Tue May 06 2014, 17:13

IETF drops RSA key transport from TLS 1.3

Adopts different vehicles for Transport Layer Security

Tue May 06 2014, 09:51

Microsoft patches zero-day IE flaw, even in Windows XP

Blocks targeted attacks

Fri May 02 2014, 09:36

Android accounts for whopping 99 percent of mobile malware

Britannia rules the mobile miscreants

Wed Apr 30 2014, 16:00

AOL admits two percent of punters probed in ongoing email hack debacle

Still hasn't solved the spoof email assault mystery

Tue Apr 29 2014, 16:33

Google improved its HTTPS connections for Chrome for Android in February

Making it three times faster and better protect against threats

Fri Apr 25 2014, 16:43

Google, Microsoft, Intel and Facebook join forces to prevent another Heartbleed fiasco

Will pump money into the critical software infrastructure that needs it

Thu Apr 24 2014, 16:02

Steam vulnerability allows hackers to bypass security and swipe account data

Malwarebytes says scammers can change users' email addresses, passwords, profiles and more

Thu Apr 17 2014, 15:51

Google snaps up protege Divide for BYOD Android enterprise

Takes a tip from the school of hard Knox

Tue May 20 2014, 13:54

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

UK government clears Samsung Galaxy S5 for public sector use

Samsung Knox gets the thumbs up

Wed May 14 2014, 12:03

NSA is accused of sneaking backdoors into hardware exports

Pot has been calling the kettle black

Tue May 13 2014, 11:09

Cryptolocker ransomware hits Android smartphones and tablets via fake porn app

Bricks your phone and demands you pay $300 to unlock it

Fri May 09 2014, 16:10

Bitly issues urgent security update warning users of data breach

Advises users to change passwords, API keys and Oauth tokens

Fri May 09 2014, 10:53

Microsoft says a 'trio of threats' infected Windows users with malware in 2013

Updated Rotbrow, Brantall and Sefnit worked together to coordinate attacks

Thu May 08 2014, 13:12

Samsung rolls out Knox 2.0 enterprise security suite to Galaxy S5 handsets

Korean firm looks to win over more business customers

Wed May 07 2014, 11:37

Kim Dotcom heads back to court over illegal search warrants

Raid on dotcom boss keeps delivering

Tue May 06 2014, 13:36

Facebook addresses privacy concerns with Anonymous Login for third-party apps

Social network gives a nod to privacy

Thu May 01 2014, 10:58

Security attacks can cost businesses up to £1.15m each

Breach impact costs have doubled this year despite a decline in attack numbers

Wed Apr 30 2014, 12:31

Adobe patches Flash Player zero-day flaw used in watering-hole attacks

Bug could have allowed attackers to take control of affected systems

Tue Apr 29 2014, 11:21

AOL shores up email settings after spam spoofing spree

Sets DMARC policy to reject

Wed Apr 23 2014, 10:16

Tor network starts rejecting Heartbleed vulnerable relays

Wants to get its hands off those fingerprints

Thu Apr 17 2014, 12:14
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