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Congress looks to take the wheel on autonomous vehicles

7 Srpen, 2017 - 15:38
With autonomous vehicles an obvious target for attack, moves by Congress to make their security a priority is a welcome start - but it's only a start

Good guys and bad guys race against time over disclosing vulnerabilities

7 Srpen, 2017 - 14:36
What's at stake when we don't share vulnerability data?

Monday review – the hot 26 stories of the week

7 Srpen, 2017 - 11:32
From one lousy click that sank a product and the fake hot-babe catching out LinkedIn users to the WannaCry 'kill switch' arrest, and more!

WannaCry crooks cash out their ransom

5 Srpen, 2017 - 02:06
Curiouser and curiouser, said Alice

News in brief: Wikileaks’ Dumbo flies; off-script chatbots; Google down-votes duff apps

4 Srpen, 2017 - 20:37
Your daily round-up of some of the other stories in the news!

Amazon reaches out to users with bad security before the crooks do

4 Srpen, 2017 - 17:45
Amazon is taking proactive steps to keep its customers safe

Google wants to track you in real life – privacy group says, ‘No way!’

4 Srpen, 2017 - 16:44
Google plans to use AI tool to grab details of billions of in-store credit card transaction.

Uber drivers game the system – force up fares

4 Srpen, 2017 - 13:26
Uber’s algorithmic micromanagement may be counterproductive as drivers try to break free of it

Should IoT vendors be told what to do by the government? [VIDEO]

4 Srpen, 2017 - 10:03
Paul Ducklin discusses the thorny issue of whether to kick IoT vendors up the [redacted] to get them to admit that security matters.

News in brief: WannaCry ‘kill switch’ man detained; Firefox file encryption; DDoS fails to persuade

3 Srpen, 2017 - 20:18
Your daily round-up of some of the other stories in the news!

Researchers display “CAN do” skill in vehicle DoS

3 Srpen, 2017 - 19:17
In the case of vehicles it's more of a “denial of control” attack

Chrome’s built-in adblocker arrives for early adopters

3 Srpen, 2017 - 17:16
Google wants to filter the pop-ups, prestitials and sticky ads out of your face

Can US senators secure the Internet of Things?

3 Srpen, 2017 - 16:29
The US Congress is proposing "The Internet of Things (IoT) Cybersecurity Improvement Act". Seems like we could do with some of that.

What do the words ‘Tor’ and ‘Dark Web’ mean to you? [VIDEO]

3 Srpen, 2017 - 13:16
Does Tor make you safer, or make you a target for surveillance? Are there legitimate reasons to use it? Even at work? Our experts explain...

Fired employee caught by keylogger wins case

3 Srpen, 2017 - 12:59
Spyware isn't the preserve of foreign militaries and script kiddies

News in brief: Facebook video chat; protecting Earth from aliens; do you want encryption?

2 Srpen, 2017 - 20:43
Your daily round-up of some of the other stories in the news!

Android users: beware ‘Invisible Man’ malware disguised as Flash

2 Srpen, 2017 - 19:06
Once installed it tries to steal banking and credit card details

Fake hot-babe spears businessmen on LinkedIn

2 Srpen, 2017 - 14:14
The targets were all mid-level employees with elevated access, all young and all male.

UK home secretary: ‘real people’ don’t want unbreakable encryption

2 Srpen, 2017 - 11:51
"Real people" just want cheap & easy; they don't care about stopping crooks and governments from reading their messages, says Amber Rudd.

News in brief: Alexa as wiretap; Prankster fools White House; Amazon suspends Blu

1 Srpen, 2017 - 20:05
Your daily round-up of some of the other stories in the news!