internet security

What is ethical hacking? White hat hackers explained
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What is ethical hacking? White hat hackers explained

Not all hackers are motivated by greed - some of them use their powers for good
11 Jul 2019
Decade-old flaw in PGP is finally being exploited
Encryption
Security

Decade-old flaw in PGP is finally being exploited

It's the Snowden-approved industry standard for secure communications, but hackers have stumbled upon hugely significant flaw
4 Jul 2019
Apache fixes dangerous RCE flaw in Tomcat application server
Security

Apache fixes dangerous RCE flaw in Tomcat application server

Vulnerability affects multiple versions of the software running on Windows
15 Apr 2019
Dragonblood flaws discovered in WPA3 Wi-Fi pro
A blood-red dragonfly to depict the WPA3 protocol vulnerabilities
Security

Dragonblood flaws discovered in WPA3 Wi-Fi pro

Researchers say these attacks could've been avoided if the Wi-Fi Alliance was more open when creating WPA3
12 Apr 2019
36 vulnerabilities in LTE 4G standard discovered
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Security

36 vulnerabilities in LTE 4G standard discovered

'Fuzzing' tool used by researchers to find exploits ranging from spoof SMS messages to disconnecting victims from networks
25 Mar 2019
McAfee Internet Security 2019 review: Redemption at last
Security

McAfee Internet Security 2019 review: Redemption at last

The old dog has finally learnt some new tricks
8 Mar 2019
Panda Free Antivirus review: Bamboo-zle the hackers
Security

Panda Free Antivirus review: Bamboo-zle the hackers

Panda remains our top choice for free AV protection, with a fresh look and less pushy reminders
6 Mar 2019
What was the Morris worm?
Network & Internet

What was the Morris worm?

One computer science student embarked on an innocent internet experiment that ultimately cemented his place in computing history
19 Dec 2018
Cyber Discovery extends to Scotland and Northern Ireland
Cybersecurity lesson in progress
cyber security

Cyber Discovery extends to Scotland and Northern Ireland

Cyber Discovery, a scheme attracting young people into cyber security reaches Scotland and Northern Ireland
14 Nov 2018
What Web 3.0 means for data collection and security
Network & Internet

What Web 3.0 means for data collection and security

Part 1 of this series looks at the role of IoT and machine learning in the development of a new web experience
14 Nov 2018
Amazon Echo to star as key witness in a double murder case
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Network & Internet

Amazon Echo to star as key witness in a double murder case

For the second time in recent history, Amazon’s device could provide key evidence in a murder case
14 Nov 2018
US charges North Korean hacker with WannaCry and Sony hack
USA Korea
WannaCry

US charges North Korean hacker with WannaCry and Sony hack

A North Korean programmer is accused of conducting cyber attacks on behalf of the government
7 Sep 2018
British Airways reveals massive data breach
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data breaches

British Airways reveals massive data breach

The financial and personal details of 380,000 customers were stolen in the hack
7 Sep 2018
Half of the world’s most popular sites are 'at-risk'
A user browsing the internet comes across a security alert
internet security

Half of the world’s most popular sites are 'at-risk'

Popular domains are running on servers with software older than a decade
20 Aug 2018
How to master your passwords on all your devices
Password
internet security

How to master your passwords on all your devices

Simple solutions to help you sort through the chaos of saved browser passwords
14 Aug 2018
Seven ways to test your online security
internet security

Seven ways to test your online security

The best online tests for identifying security blind spots
19 Jul 2018
How Russia hacked the 2016 election
Security

How Russia hacked the 2016 election

A timeline of how 12 hackers allegedly corrupted the world's most powerful democracy
18 Jul 2018
WannaCry hero Marcus Hutchins faces four new charges
Security

WannaCry hero Marcus Hutchins faces four new charges

MalwareTech security blogger's lawyer calls the new accusations "meritless"
7 Jun 2018
Kaspersky hits back at Twitter ban with open letter
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Kaspersky hits back at Twitter ban with open letter

Eugene Kaspersky quotes Game of Thrones in letter claiming his firm is being unfairly censored
23 Apr 2018
Tech firms welcome Cyber Security Export Strategy
cyber security

Tech firms welcome Cyber Security Export Strategy

But experts caution against nation state hacking risks, and urge firms to get basics right
27 Mar 2018
Government unveils auto-blocking tool for extremist content
internet security

Government unveils auto-blocking tool for extremist content

Amber Rudd suggests legislation could force ISPs to adopt the technology
13 Feb 2018
Sophos XG 450 review
Security

Sophos XG 450 review

The XG 450 delivers tough and affordable enterprise security to mid-sized businesses
29 Jan 2018
2017's biggest security horror stories
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Security

2017's biggest security horror stories

The year's worst security incidents we'd hate to see again in 2018
15 Dec 2017
Why Nadine Dorries is totally wrong about password sharing
Security

Why Nadine Dorries is totally wrong about password sharing

Frustration abounds as MPs expose their backwards security practises
4 Dec 2017