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BlackShades co-creator pleads guilty in US court 
By Tony Morbin | Feb 23, 2015 | Comment Now 
Faces up to seven years jail for selling remote access tool.
 
Unpatched Cisco ASA firewalls targeted by hackers 
By Juha Saarinen | Feb 20, 2015 | Comment Now 
Attack makes permanent changes.
 
Lenovo caught pre-installing adware on laptops 
By Doug Drinkwater | Feb 20, 2015 | Comment Now 
Superfish hijacks TLS/SSL encryption.
 
Apple poaching auto engineers to build battery division 
Feb 19, 2015 | Comment Now 
Battery developer files lawsuit.
 
Will the Project Zero bell toll for Google? 
By Juha Saarinen | Feb 17, 2015 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] The difficulty with disclosure deadlines.
 
NSA hiding spyware in hard drives 
Feb 17, 2015 | Comment Now 
Kaspersky reveals mass infections.
 
MasterCard, Visa unveil new infosec efforts 
By Allie Coyne | Feb 16, 2015 | Comment Now 
Tokens, biometrics to thwart attackers.
 
World banks robbed of $1.3 billion by hackers 
Feb 16, 2015 | Comment Now 
Kaspersky discovers Carbanak gang.
 
Google softens controversial vulnerability disclosure policy 
 
Obama to demand US organisations share cyber threat data 
 
Apple switches on two-factor authentication for iMessage, FaceTime 
By Allie Coyne | Feb 13, 2015 | Comment Now 
Extra security measure added following critical report.
 
Apple makes history as market value closes above $899bn 
Feb 11, 2015 | Comment Now 
Announces big solar power deal.
 
US creates new cyber security agency 
Feb 11, 2015 | Comment Now 
Will provide data on breaches to govt departments.
 
A lesson in how to react to a data breach 
By Tony Campbell | Feb 10, 2015 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] Don't add reputational damage to your list of problems.
 
Most cars potentially hackable: report 
By Juha Saarinen | Feb 10, 2015 | Comment Now 
Pen-test cars, senator demands.
 
Businesses turn to electronic guerrilla warfare to fend off hackers 
By Jeremy Wagstaff | Feb 9, 2015 | Comment Now 
New approach assumes networks have already been breached.
 
France mandates blocking of terrorist-supporting websites 
By Juha Saarinen | Feb 9, 2015 | Comment Now 
Providers have 24 hours to comply.
 
Adobe tackles Flash zero-days with mega patch 
By Juha Saarinen | Feb 6, 2015 | Comment Now 
Eighteen vulnerabilities addressed.
 
Extortionists upgrade Reveton ransomware 
By Juha Saarinen | Feb 6, 2015 | Comment Now 
New payment method introduced.
 
Google, Apple defend Aussie tax contribution 
By Allie Coyne | Feb 5, 2015 | Comment Now 
Hit back at focus on tech companies.
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