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Reddit handed over user info for 58% of government requests

Reddit's first "transparency report," tells users how the social network handles subpoenas for information on users read more »

The end for 1024-bit SSL certificates is near, Mozilla kills a few more

Website owners still using 1024-bit SSL certificates should replace them with 2048-bit ones read more »

IT staff bearing brunt of EU General Data Protection Regulation planning

Whose problem? read more »

Carbon Black 5.0 released to help security teams respond faster

Continuous endpoint monitoring plus one touch attack termination on offer read more »

New Chrome extension spots unencrypted tracking

TrackerSSL is aimed at alerting websites of insecure tracking via Twitter read more »

DDOS attack size up 50-fold over past decade

Arbor Networks survey paints scary picture read more »

'Ghost' vulnerability poses high risk to Linux distributions

The flaw in the GNU C Library can be exploited remotely for full control, according to Qualys read more »

National Security Agency link to Regin cyberespionage malware becomes clearer

Security researchers found a strong connection between Regin and a keylogger used by the Five Eyes intelligence alliance read more »

Malaysia Airlines attacked, big data dump threatened

Users trying to reach the airline's website found a graphic from Lizard Squad read more »

US encryption agency promises to come clean over NSA and crypto standards

Edward Snowden revelations prompt transparency pledge read more »

China denies involvement in Outlook.com attack

Microsoft's email service was briefly hit with a "man-in-the-middle" attack on Saturday read more »

Sharp rise seen in attacks using stolen credentials

The attacks have been beating fraud detection systems read more »

Attackers are exploiting a zero-day vulnerability in Flash Player

The exploit was included in the Angler exploit kit, a security researcher reported read more »

Ten percent of UK Windows PCs are not fully patched, Secunia finds

Internet Explorer 11 recorded large number of flaws in 2014 read more »

Fewer than a third of retailers stay compliant between audits

Despite major breaches at retailers, security is a losing battle read more »

Oracle to fix 167 vulnerabilities, including serious backdoor-like flaw in E-Business Suite

The E-Business Suite vulnerability can give attackers complete control over databases that store sensitive business information read more »

Survey: Cybersecurity pros endorse Obama's data breach notification rules

Three quarters of ISACA members say they support Obama's proposal read more »

Shoe retailer Office escapes ICO fine despite serious data breach

One million customers compromised in 2014 hack read more »

GOV.UK Verify: 40% currently unable to use online identity service

GDS says it is tweaking the service so it will be open to more people in future read more »

Microsoft's Outlook.com faces brief man-in-the-middle attack in China

Apple and Yahoo faced similar attacks in the country last year read more »


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