Author Archives: Thomas Brewster

Thomas Brewster
Author: Thomas Brewster
Security Correspondent, TechWeekEurope
Tom Brewster is TechWeek Europe's Security Correspondent. He has also been named BT Information Security Journalist of the Year in 2012 and 2013.

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Government wants network operators to continue storing metadata, despite EU court ruling

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Facebook broken
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Arrests are made in the Lecpetex botnet investigation

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Arrest cyber crime security - Shutterstock - © Evlakhov Valeriy
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Credit card data thief is arrested more than three years after his original indictment

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Power grid
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Concern over digital safety of energy firms grows amidst reports of targeted attacks

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Open Rights Group's Blocked project reveals many sites are being filtered out

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Malware - Fotolia: skull button © alekup #34457353
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In its efforts to knock out sub-domains it believes were used to control widespread, Microsoft infuriates a US-based DNS provider

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Silk Road Bitcoins are sold off and the winners will find out what they got later today

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Security Key 2FA protection rendered almost completely useless

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'Hit and run' malware campaign leads to big losses for Italians, researchers say

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heartbleed security, latch chain link door © Sergios Shutterstock
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Google isn't changing the world with BoringSSL, it's just creating its own version of OpenSSL for its own products

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