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Low pay slows recruitment drive.
 
Former top US security officials oppose encryption backdoors 
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Police shut down 'Darkode' hacking forum 
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International law enforcement arrests 28.
 
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Blackshades RAT coder handed stiff prison sentence  
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Hacker claims to have data to sell.
 
Massive US data breach exposes 4 million govt workers 
 
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Australia spared the worst of rise in web attacks: Akamai 
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Report paints bleak picture of increasingly hostile internet.
 
Aussie customers double-billed due to PayPal glitch 
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Users charged twice for one transaction.
 
Know what will leak before the breach 
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NSW govt embraces PayPal, Apple Pay  
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Work kicks off on new payments back-end.
 
International police bring down Beebone botnet 
 
PayPal, eBay will stay interdependent for five years after split 
 
PayPal appoints new Aussie boss 
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Former American Express exec joins the payment giant.
 
Questioning the effectiveness of sanctions 
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[Blog post] Attack attribution and motive are key.
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