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16 min ago | Boing Boing
Keith Alexander, the former director of the National Security Administration, is filing for tech security patents related to his work running the NSA.
1 hr ago | Reuters
High-level Chinese hackers recently tried to break into a key Canadian computer system, forcing Ottawa to isolate it from the main government network, a senior official said on Tuesday.
1 hr ago | This Is Lancashire
A new flaw in the Android mobile operating system leaves the personal and financial details of users since 2010 at risk to hacking, a mobile analytics firm has claimed.
2 hrs ago | Forbes.com
As more and more transactions take place online and on mobile devices, companies are spending buckets of time trying to make sure their clients money-matters are secure.
4 hrs ago | Brandon Sun
Chinese hackers have infiltrated the computer systems at the National Research Council, forcing it to shut down its IT network for an extended period, the federal government revealed Tuesday.
4 hrs ago | Canada.com
But the Treasury Board says the NRC's computers have been isolated from the rest of the government's systems as a precaution.
City Council agreed Monday to spend $24,554 to get Brunswick tornado sirens up and running.
According to Columbia, Md.-based threat intelligence firm Cyber Engineering Services Inc. , between Oct. 10, 2011 and August 13, 2012, attackers thought to be operating out of China hacked into the corporate networks of three top Israeli defense technology companies, including Elisra Group, Israel Aerospace Industries, and Rafael Advanced Defense ... (more)
Dale Baker has an ADT home security system. He'd be at home when it would start chirping.
Bitcoin is a type of digital currency established in 2009 as an inexpensive payment method than can be used to buy merchandise and make transactions online.
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration satellite data was stolen from a contractor's personal computer last year, but the agency could not investigate the incident because the employee refused to turn over the PC, according to a new inspector general report.
In 2014, cyber attacks and data breaches don't look like they're going to slow down.
A SCOT who hacked into some of the world's most secure computer networks is offering his services as an IT consultant.
The e-mail terrified the young mother. "What if I told you I had pics of you?" the writer asked.
Social authentication. A hacker will have a harder time hacking into your Facebook account if he or she must identify your friends via photos.
See all those languages up there? We translate Global Voices stories to make the world's citizen media available to everyone.
EMC announced its second quarter earnings on July 23, reporting a 5% year-on-year growth in net revenues to $5.9 billion.
Updated: Tue Jul 29, 2014 10:22 am
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