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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 »

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 »

HP preps IoT wares to tame energy beasts, like runaway air conditioners

HP aims to build huge IoT systems with carriers, targeting power companies first read more »

Avaya extends SDN offerings

New architecture and supporting products simplify enterprise connectivity and application provisioning 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 »

Google fears US could use amended warrant rule to search computers abroad

So much for European data protection legislation.... read more »

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Network security Blogs

UK Surveillance: The Fightback Begins - Please Join

Another revelation about GCHQ's massive spying activities, plus two (small) victories read more »

Cybersecurity utilities: The future of managed security services

Cloud Will Transform Managed Security Services read more »

Changing careers - migrating into information security

Have you made plans for professional development? read more »

To Counter Mass Surveillance, "SOS": Secure Open Source

Here's what we need to do read more »

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Securing the Enterprise

 Join ComputerworldUK's editor in chief, Mike Simons, and Dell executives in a series of video discussions on how to respond to cyver criminals.


HP acquisitions

HP acquisitions

Following HP's dispute with Autonomy, we look back at other HP acquisitions in this Computerworld UK slideshow.


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Network security In Depth

The NSA is inside hard drive firmware - now what?

Experts agree firmware attacks are possible. But until the Equation group report nobody was worried read more »

The $1 billion Carbanak bank heist - how it was done

And still the bank industry keeps quiet read more »

Cybercrime happens - deal with it!

It's no use waiting for the law to sort it out - businesses need to act too read more »

Most serious data breaches could be avoided, new analysis claims

OTA non-profit publishes industry best practices read more »

How-to: 10 tips for a successful OpenStack deployment

Banish unrealistic expectations by following these guidelines read more »

CES and UK car sales boom prove auto tech is here to stay

A ten-year high for UK car sales reported while carmakers unveil tech-savvy models onstage at CES read more »

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Network security Slideshows

Top 10 software failures of 2014

Last year saw Amazon selling goods for 1p, UK airspace closed and iOS 8 phones unable to make calls read more »

Top 10 data centre disasters

Following Amazon's fire on Friday, ComputerworldUK picks out the most unexpected data centre disasters read more »

Pick of the week's news

This week's pick of the news features huge fines for RBS over its 2012 IT failure, IT managers expressing concern over Oracle licensing practices, a Tube line that has had no signal failures since February and banking wearable from Nationwide read more »

Top 6 threats to iOS devices

Given the recent iOS update and iPhone announcement, a security group provides tips to fend off threats to your device. read more »

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White Papers

Avoiding the 7 Deadly Sins of IT Security

Prevention is more important than detection read more »

What Do You Mean My Cloud Data Isn’t Secure?

Understanding your level of data protection read more »

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