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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Rights bodies call for the UK to finally drop plans to force ISPs into keeping user information

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Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch concerned about Snowden claims

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Symantec researchers tell TechWeek that dark market crooks are getting big bucks from selling zero-days, despite the rise of legitimate bug bounties

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European Cyber Crime Centre says it is tracking a number of strains as Symantec spies uptick in the malware

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Former Home secretary David Blunkett and ex-director of GCHQ Sir David Omand both say the intelligence agency should be more transparent

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Three million of the affected people are in Germany, meaning many others are likely impacted

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Apple patches 27 bugs in Safari that could have allowed hackers to target users via specially-crafted sites

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Yahoo's new CISO promises more after encryption drive

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DDoS attack in Europe inadvertently hits games maker

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LinkedIn says it is doing everything it can to shut down a service called Sell Hack which shares email addresses, but the tool's developers plead their innocence

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