Europol says encrypted tech is hindering its work

News 31 Mar, 2015 Clare Hopping

The organisation's Rob Wainwright said tech firms should think about how encryption is helping terrorists

Github falls victim to possible Chinese cyber attack

News 30 Mar, 2015 Adam Shepherd

Coding site hit by ongoing DDoS, experts suspect Chinese involvement

Men unknowingly flirt with one another thanks to Tinder hack

News 27 Mar, 2015 Joe Curtis

Hacker’s fake female profiles lure men to chat each other up to highlight harassment issues

Twitch responds to cyber breach by making passwords shorter

News 24 Mar, 2015 Joe Curtis

Gameplay streaming service makes ‘nonsensical’ decision to reduce minimum password length

Insure your firm against cost of cyber breaches, Gov warns

News 23 Mar, 2015 Joe Curtis

Francis Maude meets with insurers and SMBs to warn about high cost of cyber attacks

DDoS attacks losing companies business opportunities

News 18 Mar, 2015 Clare Hopping

Research said organisations fear losing contracts and ongoing business as a consequence

Yahoo wants to kill off email passwords

News 16 Mar, 2015 Joe Curtis

Forget passwords: Yahoo will send one-time codes to your phone instead

Microsoft and Apple patch FREAK bug – now you’ve got to update

News 11 Mar, 2015 Joe Curtis

Tech giants address the flaw that downgrades security of Android, iOS, Windows and OSX

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IT security firm asks hackers to steal your Facebook log-in

News 10 Mar, 2015 Joe Curtis

Sakurity's Reconnect tool lets cyber criminals hack Facebook accounts on Mashable,, and Vimeo

Cyber attacks declared major threat to US security

News 27 Feb, 2015 Joe Curtis

National Intelligence director warns of Russian and Chinese hacking capabilities

Cyber criminals steal '$1 billion' from banks around world

News 16 Feb, 2015 Joe Curtis

Kaspersky warns of ongoing hacker threat stealing $10m a time from banks

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Facebook outage: Downtime not caused by hackers

News 27 Jan, 2015 Joe Curtis

Facebook and Instagram users were locked out, but Lizard Squad wasn't not behind it, says social network

Target guilty of massive $30m data breach

News 9 Dec, 2014 Joe Curtis

Retailer found responsible for huge data hack, clearing path for banks to sue

Biggest hacks of 2014: From Apple to eBay, no-one is safe

Analysis & Insight 8 Dec, 2014 Khidr Suleman

On the heels of the Sony Pictures hack, we take a look at other high-profile targets

BrowserStack takes service offline as it deals with hacked infrastructure

News 10 Nov, 2014 Rene Millman

Cross-platform web app testing platform falls victim to hackers

The White House

Hackers access White House computers

News 29 Oct, 2014 Rene Millman

Russia suspected as behind attacks


Malware infiltrates US industrial control systems

News 29 Oct, 2014 Rene Millman

US-CERT warns that BlackEnergy toolkit has penetrated infrastructure for last three years

Users warned on Tor security

News 28 Oct, 2014 Rene Millman

Rogue exit node found to inject downloads with malware

Microsoft forced to issue quick fix for PowerPoint flaw

News 24 Oct, 2014 Rene Millman

Vulnerability affects almost all versions of Windows

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Fake WHO email about Ebola spreads malware

News 24 Oct, 2014 Rene Millman

Advice email from “World Health Organization” harbours its own virus