Google Android

Android malware flaw a risk to almost 50 per cent of devices

News 25 Mar, 2015 Caroline Preece

A flaw in Android phones has been found, putting the personal data of millions of users at risk

How a Facebook user complaint could change European data privacy

News 25 Mar, 2015 Rene Millman

European Court of Justice begins hearing on US accessing data stored in EU

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

Evolution scam: how users lost $12m in bitcoins

Analysis & Insight 23 Mar, 2015 Adam Shepherd

The Silk Road-esque drug marketplace has gone offline with thousands of Bitcoin users' cash

Facebook Like sign

Thanks to Facebook bug, hackers could have your personal pics

News 20 Mar, 2015 Joe Curtis

Bug researcher discovers flaw allowing third-party apps access to your private photos

Chinese DDoS siege 'costs anti-censorship site $30,000 a day'

News 20 Mar, 2015 Joe Curtis

Greatfire makes plea for help as bombardment reaches 2.6 billion requests an hour

Cisco: We'll send kit to the wrong address to dodge NSA

Analysis & Insight 19 Mar, 2015 Nicole Kobie

Cisco reveals extent it must go to in order to keep equipment from being hacked

GCHQ: ban smartphones from offices for better security

News 19 Mar, 2015 Caroline Preece

Businesses have been advised to get rid of staff smartphones to reduce risk of cyber attacks

Security flaw

Apple swats 17 bugs on Safari

News 18 Mar, 2015 Rene Millman

Webkit flaws in OS X could lead to arbitrary code execution in browser

DDoS attacks losing companies business opportunities

News 18 Mar, 2015 Clare Hopping

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

One billion personal records exposed in 2014, warns IBM

News 17 Mar, 2015 Joe Curtis

Researchers bemoan poor passwords and operating system vulnerabilities

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

Google Apps flaw exposes 280,000 domain owners' details

News 16 Mar, 2015 Clare Hopping

The business tools should have given users privacy, but listed them publicly

Malware strikes Jamie Oliver site for second time

News 16 Mar, 2015 Clare Hopping

Just weeks after the website was deemed safe, the vulnerability returns

EU proposes security force to tackle online terrorism

News 13 Mar, 2015 Joe Curtis

The Europol unit would seek to stop spread of radicalism on the web

security

BT turns to Darktrace tech to detect cyber threats

News 12 Mar, 2015 Clare Hopping

The Enterprise Immune System technology will be used by BT to protect its internal assets

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

legal hammer

Wikimedia accuses NSA and US DoJ of stifling freedom of speech

News 11 Mar, 2015 Clare Hopping

The Foundation is taking legal action against the NSA and the US Department of Justice