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Max Smolaks
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Max 'Beast from the East' Smolaks covers open source, public sector, startups and technology of the future at TechWeekEurope. If you find him looking lost on the streets of London, feed him coffee and sugar.

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The deal follows the purchase of identity management specialist CrossIdeas, which was announced last last week

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SIlent Circle doubts whether the hack could take place in the wild, but still thanks 'Justin Case' for his contribution to the security of the platform

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Known as ‘Cyber Centurion’ on this side of the Atlantic, a new competition wants to prepare young students for careers in cyber security

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BrownList offers anyone a chance to complain about anything, and promises to keep those complaints online until the end of days

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Any website using the Custom Contact Forms plugin should apply a patch as soon as possible

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PIPCU starts to “come down hard” on proxies that offer access to websites blocked in the UK, such as The Pirate Bay

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Yahoo promises to implement end-to-end PGP encryption by 2015

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What do you know about the men who became famous by breaking stuff?

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The deal beetween Apple and IBM signals a change in how large technology businesses approach competition, says Anne Cave-Penney from Capgemini

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DecryptCryptoLocker neutralises the original 'ransomware' strain, but its derivatives still pose danger

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