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Students looking to make £2,500? GCHQ has the cyber summer school for you

No dress code but must code read more »

China says new cybersurveillance proposal follows US security practices

The U.S. argues China's anti-terrorism law would require foreign tech businesses to hand over sensitive data to the government read more »

Google will stop patching Chrome on Android 4.0 next month

Google plans to stop serving updates to Chrome for Android on devices running "Ice Cream Sandwich" in mid-April. read more »

EU data protection reform 'badly broken,' civil liberty groups warn

Something needs to change soon to save the EU's data protection reform, the groups said read more »

Volvo CIO: Data privacy is now a priority alongside car security and safety

Data privacy now plays into Volvo's mission to ensure the health and wellbeing of its drivers, its CIO reveals read more »

D-Link patches router, says more fixes are on the way

The vulnerabilities affect eight router models read more »

China defends cybersecurity demands, amid complaints from US

Proposed security rules from China would demand US tech companies hand over sensitive technology to the government read more »

Personal data on 50,000 Uber drivers exposed in breach

An investigation revealed a database had been accessed last May read more »

Hackers exploit router flaws in unusual pharming attack

The attack changes the DNS settings of a router using default login credentials, Proofpoint said read more »

John Lewis mail glitch leaves customers with £1.53 bill for marketing circular

Unknown number asked for payment by Royal Mail read more »

Insurance firm Staysure fined £175,000 for 'unbelievable' credit card hack

ICO report uncovered chaotic security read more »

Europol and security vendors disrupt massive Ramnit botnet

The operation seized command-and-control servers and Internet domains used by the Ramnit gang read more »

Google focuses on Pwn2Own and drops Pwnium hack contest

Google has shut down its annual Pwnium hacking contest read more »

Google pushes Android devices into the enterprise

Google boosts containerisation on the Android platform read more »

Flaw in popular Web analytics plug-in exposes WordPress sites to hacking

Attackers can easily crack cryptographic keys used by the WP-Slimstat plug-in and use them to read information from a site's database read more »

Anthem's latest breach estimate says 78.8 million were affected

At least 14 million records are incomplete, but they probably don't belong to Anthem members read more »

Google to curb sharing of sexually explicit content on Blogger

Blogs that persist with such content will be converted into private blogs by Google read more »

Healthcare and banks fall short on spam and phishing protection

Agari's TrustIndex 2014 names the leaders - and laggards read more »

Lenovo hit with lawsuit over Superfish

A class-action lawsuit charged Lenovo and Superfish of fraudulent business practices, making PCs vulnerable read more »

Lenovo admits to Superfish screw-up, will release clean-up tool

The company confirmed that a software program preloaded on some of its laptops exposes users to potential attacks read more »


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