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Assessing the DNS security risk

Discover how IT professionals around the world assess and mitigate DNS risks
7 May 2019
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Exposing the threat of shadow devices

Do you know what’s lurking on your network?
7 May 2019
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Policy & legislation

Huawei granted partial access to UK telecoms infrastructure

Theresa May has reportedly signed off on the agreement before a full review of the six-month report into British telecoms suppliers
24 Apr 2019
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IT chiefs compromising security for business continuity

An epidemic of unhealthy patching regimes across UK firms raises alarms in light of the Equifax disaster
4 Apr 2019
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Capita warns schools to stop using its data-sharing platform

Embattled outsourcing firm says the glitch in its data-transfer mechanism is only "very low-level"
4 Apr 2019
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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
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Cyber criminals could put backdoors into bare metal servers

Cloudbourne exploit could enable hackers to attack any client on cloud-based servers
27 Feb 2019
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Network & Internet

Vodafone boss demands US share evidence against Huawei

Nick Read says boycotting Huawei would be bad for the market and could delay European 5G
26 Feb 2019
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Microsoft flags flaw that could cause 100% CPU usage spike

The DoS vulnerability involves sending malicious HTTP/2 connections that can slow down or freeze users' systems
21 Feb 2019
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US email provider wiped out by hacker

Company has its entire infrastructure remotely formatted
12 Feb 2019
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Huawei’s ‘five-year plan’ to address UK security fears

Chinese firm attempts to assuage concerns amid mounting accusations
7 Feb 2019
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Gov warns UK telecos over security risks to 5G supply chain

Analysts say the letter is directed at Huawei as government warns network providers the 'rules may change'
6 Nov 2018
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Smart city hacks could turn criminals into "supervillains"

Researchers say hackers could exploit vulnerabilities to mask flood warnings and sow chaos
10 Aug 2018
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Duo unravels three-tiered ‘crypto-giveaway’ botnet

Researchers used a machine learning model to weed through 88 million Twitter accounts for bots and spammers
7 Aug 2018
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13 steps to secure your business printers

Ageing firmware, hackers, lax thinking – just three of the reasons why IT managers need to take printer security more seriously.
25 Jul 2018
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Security

US indicts 12 Russian agents over DNC hack

12 Russian intelligence operatives have been formally accused by the DoJ
16 Jul 2018
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How to install Kali Linux on Raspberry Pi

Follow these simple steps to install the penetration testing software on the compact computer for mobile hacking
5 Jul 2018
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Security

The NHS suffered 1,300 hours of downtime since 2015

The WannaCry ransomware attack was among the key factors behind network outages
29 Jun 2018
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Researchers uncover new exploits in voice-powered assistants

'Voice squatting' and 'voice masquerading' are new methods attackers can use to steal users' information
31 May 2018
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Kaspersky: North Korea framed for Winter Olympics malware

Source code analysis reveals similar tactics used by Russian-speaking Sofacy group
9 Mar 2018
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Github weathers world's largest DDoS attack

The site had just ten minutes of downtime
2 Mar 2018
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network security

Secure your Wi-Fi against hackers in 10 steps

Lock down your Wi-Fi network and find devices that are stealing your bandwidth – and, potentially, your data
5 Feb 2018
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Secure your Wi-Fi against hackers in 10 steps

Lock down your Wi-Fi network and find devices that are stealing your bandwidth – and, potentially, your data
5 Feb 2018
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Sophos XG 450 review

The XG 450 delivers tough and affordable enterprise security to mid-sized businesses
29 Jan 2018
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