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Slashing pirates' revenue streams, one ad at a time

13 hours ago  by Paul Cooper & Nathan Chai
Slashing pirates' revenue streams, one ad at a time
ITProPortal spoke to Duncan Trigg, the man behind Project Sunblock, about the new initiative to display police warnings on illegal sites. How big is the problem, and will this have any effect?

Chinese hackers pull off Israel Iron Dome hack

17 hours ago  by Paul Cooper
Chinese hackers pull off Israel Iron Dome hack
Chinese hackers have broken into the computer systems of three Israeli defence contractors instrumental in the construction of Israel’s Iron Dome missile defence system.

Onion: The new ransomware that is even harder to stop

28 Jul 2014  by Jamie Hinks
Onion: The new ransomware that is even harder to stop
Security researchers at Kaspersky Lab discovered that the malware is a lot harder to detect that its predecessor, Cryptolocker, as it uses Tor to remain anonymous.

US Congress gets banned from Wikipedia for trolling edits

28 Jul 2014  by Paul Cooper
US Congress gets banned from Wikipedia for trolling edits
The US Congress is famous for being mired in inefficiency, bureaucracy and partisanship, but apparently there’s one task it has no trouble getting done – editing Wikipedia articles.

Introducing Operation Emmental: A new banking malware causing havoc around the world

28 Jul 2014  by Paul Cooper
Introducing Operation Emmental: A new banking malware causing havoc around the world
A new piece of banking malware called “Operation Emmental” is targeting banks around the world, particularly in countries like Switzerland and Austria.

Think you can crack TOR? The Russian government wants to give you 4m rubles

28 Jul 2014  by Paul Cooper
Think you can crack TOR? The Russian government wants to give you 4m rubles
Russia’s government has issued a 4 million rubles (about £60,000) bounty to anyone who cracks the Tor anonymity network’s encryption protocols. Think you've got what it takes?

World Wide Web creator Sir Tim Berners-Lee to kick off IP EXPO Europe 2014 in London

25 Jul 2014  by Aatif Sulleyman
World Wide Web creator Sir Tim Berners-Lee to kick off IP EXPO Europe 2014 in London
IP EXPO Europe is an event dedicated to the major developments in the world of IT, designed to help advise business leaders on how to run a successful enterprise.

Network convergence: How to improve the mobile experience

25 Jul 2014  by Don Thomas Jacob
Network convergence: How to improve the mobile experience
To leverage the advantages of mobility, such as increased employee satisfaction, improved productivity and overall agility, the network should be capable of providing a seamless user experience.

Why are some businesses still afraid of the cloud?

25 Jul 2014  by ITPP in association with HP
Why are some businesses still afraid of the cloud?
This HP whitepaper outlines what these concerns are and gives some hints as to how the perceived threats can be mitigated against.

Avast nabs startup Inmite to bolster its mobile security offerings

25 Jul 2014  by Darren Allan
Avast nabs startup Inmite to bolster its mobile security offerings
Inmite has developed mobile banking apps among others, and will bring 40 new employees to security outfit Avast’s workforce.

Thursday Threat Report: New banking malware Kronos, and a search engine for leaked passwords

24 Jul 2014  by Paul Cooper
Thursday Threat Report: New banking malware Kronos, and a search engine for leaked passwords
We round up the three biggest threats you need to be aware of this week, including the new banking malware you need to be worried about, and how to find out if your passwords have been leaked online.