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FBI investigating school spycam case 
Feb 24, 2010 | Comment Now 
MacBook webcam scandal escalates.
 
FBI investigating school spycam case 
Feb 23, 2010 | Comment Now 
MacBook spying row attracts the authority's interests.
 
Cyberwar test shows US vulnerable to attack 
Feb 18, 2010 | Comment Now 
Test highlights vulnerability of national networks.
 
Apple banning jail-breakers from App Store 
Feb 18, 2010 | Comment Now 
Barred from site as 'security risk'.
 
Apple bans jailbreakers from App Store 
Feb 17, 2010 | Comment Now 
Hackers barred from site as security risk.
 
Massive cyber attack against US due on Tuesday 
Feb 12, 2010 | Comment Now 
War-game will test resilience of national networks.
 
Massive cyber attack against US due on Tuesday 
Feb 12, 2010 | Comment Now 
Cyber Shockwave set to strike.
 
Iran blocks Gmail permanently for citizens 
Feb 12, 2010 | Comment Now 
Plans approved national email service.
 
Developer charged with cookie scam on eBay 
Feb 11, 2010 | Comment Now 
Auction site may have lost tens of thousands.
 
Ex-Intel executive owns up to insider trading 
Feb 10, 2010 | Comment Now 
Admits passing classified information for private gain.
 
SAP boss ousted in shock management reshuffle 
Feb 9, 2010 | Comment Now 
Chief forced to resign.
 
Microsoft’s Mundie calls for mandatory ‘internet drivers licences’ 
Feb 8, 2010 | Comment Now 
Davos hears plans for global cyberwar treaty.
 
Microsoft fights back over innovation accusations 
Feb 5, 2010 | Comment Now 
Flacks respond as ex-employee goes public.
 
Third parties revealed as biggest IT vulnerability 
Feb 5, 2010 | Comment Now 
Trustwave research singles out RAM monitoring and point-of-sale devices.
 
Facebook reworks PHP for speedier servers 
Feb 4, 2010 | Comment Now 
HipHop platform released as open source code.
 
Password reuse threatens online banking security 
Feb 3, 2010 | Comment Now 
Data gleaned from four million PCs.
 
China is world’s top hacking target, say officials 
Feb 3, 2010 | Comment Now 
A nation more sinned against than sinning?
 
Poor password behaviour beating banking security 
Feb 3, 2010 | Comment Now 
Report finds massive re-use of passwords.
 
Climate email hack 'a professional job' 
Feb 3, 2010 | Comment Now 
Blamed on government or lobbyists.
 
Climate change email hack was a professional operation, claims advisor 
Feb 2, 2010 | Comment Now 
National intelligence services or anti-green forces responsible.
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