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Newspaper tycoon: Google is building a superstate that threatens the future of Europe

1 hour ago  by Paul Cooper
Newspaper tycoon: Google is building a superstate that threatens the future of Europe
Google is running a “protection racket” designed to build its own digital “superstate”, according to Mathias Döpfner, the man behind some of Europe’s best-selling newspapers.

MTI Forum 2014: Are you ready to stop threats across the kill chain?

1 hour ago  by Tom Phelan
MTI Forum 2014: Are you ready to stop threats across the kill chain?
Firms are increasingly having to deal with advanced persistent threats to their network security. Can the concept of the kill chain help them in their fight though?

"Could trying to fix Heartbleed slow down the Internet?" experts worry

20 hours ago  by Alex Hamilton
"Could trying to fix Heartbleed slow down the Internet?" experts worry
The sheer number of sites attempting to revoke and reissue their security certificates following the reveal of Heartbleed could have an effect on the speed of browsers, say analysts.

FBI turns Big Brother, plans digital face database of 52 million

21 hours ago  by Alex Hamilton
FBI turns Big Brother, plans digital face database of 52 million
The FBI has been criticised for its ongoing "Next Generation Identification" programme that has the capability of storing 52 million scans of peoples faces, whether criminal or not.

Introducing AISight: The slightly scary CCTV network completely run by AI

23 hours ago  by Paul Cooper
Introducing AISight: The slightly scary CCTV network completely run by AI
Imagine a major city completely covered by a video surveillance system designed to monitor the every move of its citizens, run by a fast-learning machine intelligence. This isn't science fiction.

Samsung Galaxy S5 fingerprint scanner hacked with fake finger, leaves users open to fraud

16 Apr 2014  by Aatif Sulleyman
Samsung Galaxy S5 fingerprint scanner hacked with fake finger, leaves users open to fraud
The much-hyped fingerprint scanner on Samsung's brand new Galaxy S5 smartphone has already been hacked.

Last 6 months saw 7% leap in personal data thefts

16 Apr 2014  by Stephanie Mlot
Last 6 months saw 7% leap in personal data thefts
Large-scale security breaches have people on edge about the security of their data. About 21 percent of online adults claim to have had an email or social networking account compromised, Pew found.

A guide for two-factor authentication: Which websites offer it, and how to set it up

15 Apr 2014  by Eric Griffith
A guide for two-factor authentication: Which websites offer it, and how to set it up
Heartbleed has made everyone think twice about online security – and one way you can stay safer is by using two-factor authentication.

Canadian social security numbers stolen using heartbleed bug

15 Apr 2014  by Dan Raywood
Canadian social security numbers stolen using heartbleed bug
The Heartbleed took a major turn last night, as it was revealed that at least two websites have suffered breaches as a result of the vulnerability.

First confirmed Heartbleed exploitation hits Mumsnet and Canadian Revenue Agency

15 Apr 2014  by Darren Allan
First confirmed Heartbleed exploitation hits Mumsnet and Canadian Revenue Agency
The first victims to be bled of data via the already notorious Heartbleed flaw are a UK parental advice site, and the Canadian tax agency.

Cloud: Why storage matters for cloud

15 Apr 2014  by ITPP in association with IBM
Cloud: Why storage matters for cloud
EMA research has identified storage as a constant bottleneck for cloud deployments. Attend this webcast to learn more about the benefits storage virtualization and how you can...