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TJX reports soaring profits one year after breach disclosure

TJX reports soaring profits one year after breach disclosure

TJX on Wednesday reported a 47 percent spike in quarterly profits, aided by a reduction in the reserve that was created to pay for costs associated with last year's reported data breach.
Feb 21 2008 9:52AM
Data of 650,000 customers of JCPenney, other retailers, at risk after backup goes missing

Data of 650,000 customers of JCPenney, other retailers, at risk after backup goes missing

The personally identifiable information of about 650,000 customers of JCPenney and other retailers is at risk after a data tape went missing from storage vendor Iron Mountain.
Jan 21 2008 12:39PM
Gizmodo under fire after CES prank

Gizmodo under fire after CES prank

Gadget blog Gizmodo has landed itself in hot water after confessing to a mischievous bit of mayhem at the recent CES show in Las Vegas..
Jan 15 2008 7:28AM
Google's Orkut clean after fast but harmless self-replicating worm is halted

Google's Orkut clean after fast but harmless self-replicating worm is halted

Google has halted the spread of a worm on its social networking website, Orkut, but not before the self-replicating script reportedly spread to more than 400,000 member profiles.
Dec 21 2007 12:05PM
Florida man arrested after huge data theft

Florida man arrested after huge data theft

A senior database administrator in the US has admitted stealing the details of 8.5 million customers over a period of five years..
Dec 6 2007 6:58AM
NSW man charged over alleged online school threat

NSW man charged over alleged online school threat

NSW Police have charged a 30-year-old Western Sydney man after allegedly posting a threatening message against a Sydney high school on an internet site last week.
Nov 13 2007 5:17PM
MySpace fixes Alicia Keys' page after cyberattack

MySpace fixes Alicia Keys' page after cyberattack

MySpace.com has cleaned up multiple attacks on some its most popular music pages, including that of Alicia Keys.
Nov 12 2007 9:47AM
Touchbase eyes expansion after growth surge

Touchbase eyes expansion after growth surge

Business communications provider and Cisco partner, Touchbase Australia plans to expand into key markets including Sydney and Brisbane.

Nov 9 2007 2:13PM
iPrimus resurrected after failed rebranding

iPrimus resurrected after failed rebranding

After spending millions of dollars on a rebranding exercise, Primus Telecommunications has decided to go back to its roots and rename its consumer division iPrimus.
Nov 1 2007 4:40PM
IT managers fear job loss after data breach

IT managers fear job loss after data breach

Confidential data leakage is more likely to cause the dismissal of an IT manager than a virus outbreak on a business network according to a September survey of Australian IT Managers.
Oct 25 2007 2:33PM
iPhone goes pan-European after all

iPhone goes pan-European after all

T-Mobile snaps up four more territories, according to report. Apple's iPhone will not be constrained to the big three European countries after all.
Sep 19 2007 6:40AM
Chinese gamer dies after three-day session

Chinese gamer dies after three-day session

A 30 year-old man has died in the south China province of Guangzhou after apparently playing an online game continuously for three days.
Sep 18 2007 7:20AM
Coonan says 'better to have filtering than not' after teen hack

Coonan says 'better to have filtering than not' after teen hack

Senator Helen Coonan hits back at reports that the Government's recently launched NetAlert home internet security program can be easily hacked.
Aug 28 2007 1:00PM
VeriSign suffers data breach after July laptop theft

VeriSign suffers data breach after July laptop theft

VeriSign, the digital certificate vendor responsible for the internet's .com and .net domains, suffered a data breach last month when a laptop was stolen from an employee's vehicle.
Aug 7 2007 10:13AM
Vodafone pulls Facebook ads after BNP placement

Vodafone pulls Facebook ads after BNP placement

Vodafone has pulled its advertising from the Facebook social networking site after its ads appeared on the profile homepage for the British National Party.
Aug 3 2007 1:28PM
ID thief in the doghouse after puppy scam

ID thief in the doghouse after puppy scam

It seems that identity thieves have tired of humans and are starting to target the canine world.

Jul 25 2007 4:50PM
Policeman sacked after P2P data leak

Policeman sacked after P2P data leak

A Japanese policeman has been sacked after the personal information of thousands of people relating to criminal investigations was leaked on to the internet from his computer.
Jul 23 2007 9:40AM
Estonia to boost cyber security after DoS attack

Estonia to boost cyber security after DoS attack

The Estonian government has approved an action plan to boost its cyber security following a barrage of hacking attacks it blamed on Russia.
Jul 10 2007 9:28AM
More Safari bugs found after Windows release

More Safari bugs found after Windows release

Bug hunters have claimed numerous flaws in Apple's Safari web browser just hours after its release for Windows.
Jun 14 2007 7:33AM
Informatica steals local Business Objects customers

Informatica steals local Business Objects customers

US-based data integration company, Informatica, is offering to substitute Business Objects customer’s data systems as part of a global initiative off the back of the company’s recent court-case win against its competitor.
May 25 2007 4:15PM

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