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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BBA Launch 6 May 2009
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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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Germany © Nicolas Raymond Shutterstock 2012
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Three million of the affected people are in Germany, meaning many others are likely impacted

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apple exploding security danger © Mila Supinskaya Shutterstock
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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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Snowden
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Yahoo's new CISO promises more after encryption drive

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Blizzard
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DDoS attack in Europe inadvertently hits games maker

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LinkedIn Logo
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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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RSA
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Another NSA-ordained tool makes cracking data protected over BSAFE 65,000 faster, researchers claim

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Tesla S - Shutterstock - © Robert Gubbins
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Researcher warns of attacks on Tesla apps and the manufacturer's website

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Turkey Security - Shutterstock - © Kheng Guan Toh
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Google concerned over fake Domain Name System servers apparently set up by Turkish ISPs, amidst various forms of web censorship in the country

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Cyber attack
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Hackers, likely sponsored by governments, are hitting news organisations hard, according to research from two Google engineers

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