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On by Max Smolaks 0

A lesser-known group of pro-government hackers is pushing sophisticated malware

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On by Tom Jowitt 0

Britain's top secret eavesdropping agency, GCHQ, faces a weekend of protests by privacy campaigners

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On by Max Smolaks 0

The company begins publishing its security certificates and audits online

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On by Tom Jowitt 0

The FBI and Secret Service investigate reports that a number US banks suffered co-ordinated cyber attacks

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On by Tom Jowitt 1

The end of passwords and usernames for authentication? Quite possibly, at least according to Verizon

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On by Max Smolaks 0

Two prisons failed to encrypt their data because nobody told them how

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On by Matthew Broersma 5

An independent developer is finalising 'Unofficial Service Pack 4', the latest of several projects to continue supporting Windows XP beyond Microsoft's cut-off

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On by Matthew Broersma 1

Sony's PlayStation Network was one of several online gaming networks taken offline over the weekend by denial-of-service attacks - accompanied by a bomb scare

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On by Max Smolaks 0

Apparently a few of the government spies want to keep Tor anonymous and secure

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On by Max Smolaks 0

The world’s largest package-shipping company says it found malware at 51 retail outlets in the US

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