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Sony settles Playstation hack litigation for $16m 
Jul 25, 2014 | Comment Now 
Looking to cap price of court action.
 
Criminals merge Zeus, Carberp code for more sinister trojan 
May 29, 2014 | Comment Now 
Australian financial services industry targeted.
 
US Navy officer facing jail over serious hack 
 
Microsoft releases last fixes for Windows XP, Office 2003 
Apr 9, 2014 | Comment Now 
End of support for popular products.
 
Adobe releases fix for Flash zero-day 
Feb 6, 2014 | Comment Now 
And Mozilla pushes out 4 critical patches.
 
Researcher logs Android, iOS touch gestures 
 
Senators aim to prevent California from aiding NSA spying 
 
App matches photos with social profiles 
Jan 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Take a photo of a stranger, hook up on dating sites.
 
NSA contracted RSA to use flawed algorithm 
Dec 23, 2013 | Comment Now 
Leaks reveal $10m contract.
 
Washington Post breached 
Dec 20, 2013 | Comment Now 
The second in recent months.
 
A million US computers infected in 2013 
Dec 19, 2013 | Comment Now 
Outpaces all other countries.
 
Apple patches eight Safari code execution flaws 
Dec 19, 2013 | Comment Now 
Credential disclosure bug squashed.
 
23 charged in counterfeit card scam 
Dec 16, 2013 | Comment Now 
$2 million made in unauthorised purchases.
 
App intercepts 25,000 SMS messages 
Dec 16, 2013 | Comment Now 
2000 mobile devices infected.
 
Malicious DLL targets e-commerce sites for customer credit card data 
Dec 13, 2013 | Comment Now 
The malware, dubbed "ISN," is masked as a module for Microsoft Internet Information Services web-hosting software.
 
US legislation introduced to curb critical infrastcuture hacks 
Dec 13, 2013 | Comment Now 
The National Cybersecurity and Critical Infrastructure Protection Act of 2013 was introduced Wednesday in a bipartisan effort by four lawmakers.
 
Google eyes password alternative for unlocking Chrome screens  
Dec 12, 2013 | Comment Now 
Developers have proposed an authentication method that would allow Chrome apps to unlock users' screens in sleep mode.
 
Patch Tuesday update addresses 24 bugs, including exploited TIFF zero-day 
Dec 11, 2013 | Comment Now 
With the update, users can employ a patch for a TIFF zero-day, which - when exploited - gives attackers the same user rights as targeted individuals.
 
Leading tech companies make joint call for surveillance reform 
Dec 10, 2013 | Comment Now 
Heavyweight software and social media firms, including Apple, Microsoft and Twitter, have joined in on the coalition.
 
"Tower dump" of consumer mobile data a popular police snooping tactic 
Dec 10, 2013 | Comment Now 
Among 125 law enforcement agencies in 33 states, one in every four use the "tower dump" tactic, new reports reveal.
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