Author Archives: Max Smolaks

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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Data from a pre-owned device can be easily recovered using free software

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Kaspersky Fake ID Scanner looks for familiar bugs like Heartbleed, MasterKey and FakeID

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The retail giant claims there’s no reason to panic after admitting its Point-of-Sale systems were infected by malware

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Intel announces a partnership with the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research, uses smartwatches to track symptoms of the incurable disease

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National Crime Agency warns web users to install software updates, even on mobiles, or risk becoming the victim of cyber crime

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ESET sounds the alarm after Krysanec RAT is found piggybacking on top of its own security app

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An unidentified group is stealing data from ministries and embassies, military, research and education organisations

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32 percent of known botnet C&C servers are hosted in Britain says Trend Micro, which warns of ongoing Windows XP threats and Heartbleed danger

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Sage 50 Accounts gets a new interface, Sage Drive support, two mobile apps and a subscription model

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

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