Google opposes global search powers for US law enforcement 
By Juha Saarinen | Feb 19, 2015 | Comment Now 
Fears feds hacking computers and facilities overseas.
 
The NSA's infosec tips won't stop you from being hacked 
By Tony Campbell | Jan 27, 2015 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] Focus on being more secure than your neighbours.
 
eBay to cut 2400 jobs, explore sale of enterprise unit 
By Allie Coyne | Jan 22, 2015 | Comment Now 
Prepares to spin off PayPal.
 
Hacker reveals stolen Aussie Travel Cover data is corrupted 
 
Over 1800 Minecraft account details posted on the web 
By Juha Saarinen | Jan 20, 2015 | Comment Now 
Second largest leak in recent times.
 
UK and US to collaborate on war games 
Jan 18, 2015 | Comment Now 
Two nations will test other's defenses.
 
Hacking possible via low-power device emissions 
By Doug Drinkwater | Jan 14, 2015 | Comment Now 
Data stolen even without an internet connection.
 
Islamist hackers breach US military networks 
 
Sony Pictures CEO prepares for life post-hack 
Jan 12, 2015 | Comment Now 
Costs will be covered by insurance, chief says.
 
'Sloppy' Sony hackers exposed own IP addresses 
By Emily Flitter, Mark Hosenball | Jan 8, 2015 | Comment Now 
Slip-ups lead investigators to North Korean administration.
 
North Korea boosts cyber forces 
Jan 7, 2015 | Comment Now 
Expands strength of Bureau 121 to 6000.
 
US slaps fresh sanctions on North Korea after Sony hack 
Jan 5, 2015 | Comment Now 
Foreign ministry denies involvement, calls for joint investigation.
 
PlayStation Network back online after four-day outage 
Dec 29, 2014 | Comment Now 
Sony gradually restores sabotaged services.
 
US investigation identifies Sony hacking as state-sponsored 
Dec 19, 2014 | Comment Now 
North Korea fingered as the perpetrator.
 
Ex-Sony employees sue over data breach 
Dec 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
Claim company failed to protect data.
 
Photos: Meet the FBI's most wanted cyber suspects 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
Alleged Zeus, cyber espionage operators among targets.
 
Tech giants team up to create standard for 2FA 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Forgo patents in bid to get rid of single-­factor log-ins.
 
Sony hack: it's big, bad, and we need to know what happened  
By Juha Saarinen | Dec 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] Breach illustrates the need for mandatory disclosure.
 
Sony attack was 'unparalleled' and 'well-organised' 
Dec 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
Security firm makes first comments on investigation.
 
North Korean diplomat denies Pyongyang role in Sony hack 
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