Britain unveils plan for new internet spying laws

2015-11-04 21:30

Britain has published proposals for new internet spying laws to keep pace with the digital age.

How to protect yourself against revenge porn

2015-09-23 11:38

Any image you upload is vulnerable to theft. Here is how to protect yourself and deal with someone who uploads pictures without your consent.

Clinton says no to email apology

2015-09-08 05:18

Hillary Clinton says she does not need to apologise for using a private email account and server while secretary of state.

Empty chair for Snowden prize ceremony

2015-08-29 07:17

Edward Snowden will be represented by an empty chair when he is honoured with a freedom of expression prize in Norway.

Americans streaming to fight in Syria

2015-07-08 23:45

More than 200 Americans have travelled or attempted to travel to Syria to fight for Islamic militants, Federal Bureau of Investigation chief James Comey says.

'Freak' attack warning for Windows PCs

2015-03-08 12:20

Microsoft has warned that Windows PC users are vulnerable "Freak" attacks, which was believed to only threaten mobile devices and Mac computers.

Kenya military Twitter account hacked

2014-07-21 21:13

The Kenya military Twitter account has been hacked by a group alleging to be affiliated to Anonymous.

Ex-Microsoft worker accused of secret leaks

2014-03-20 20:47

A Russian former Microsoft employee has been charged with stealing and leaking trade secrets to a blogger.

UK cyberwar game in Churchill's WW2 bunker

2014-03-14 22:24

Young UK internet defenders have competed in a cyberwar game at Churchill's underground bunker.

Passwords go high-tech too

2014-03-13 12:35

Before long internet users may be able to use visual patterns or even their own body parts to identify themselves.


Germany spied on friendly powers

2015-10-15 16:55

Message traffic by friendly powers may have been among potential targets of snooping by the German spy agency.

Kremlin says hackers attacked Putin website

2015-09-15 05:15

Hackers made a "very powerful" attack on the Kremlin website, the Russian government says.

Clinton, aides aware of e-mail secrecy issues

2015-09-01 16:56

Hillary Clinton and her aides at the US State Department were acutely aware of the need to protect sensitive information when discussing international affairs over e-mail.

The private parts of parenting

2015-07-23 12:16

Keep it private when it counts, share when appropriate.

US still intercepts intimate e-mails, warns Snowden

2015-04-06 19:29

The US government is still intercepting the general public's intimate e-mails, says fugitive intelligence technician Edward Snowden.

Here's why 14% of South Africans cover up their webcams

14% of South Africans cover up their webcam on their laptops out of fear that people are spying on them. Watch an expert from the Kaspersky Lab weigh in on this issue.

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Pentagon to triple cyber staff

2014-03-29 12:22

Pentagon to triple cyber staff as America's use of cyberspace outpaces security for it.

Firms say internet security issues in China

2014-03-20 17:19

US businesses in China are increasingly concerned about internet censorship, data security and air pollution in the world's second-largest economy.

Kremlin website hit by "powerful" cyber attack

2014-03-14 19:09

Victories are hard to come by for Vladimir Putin's opponents, activists are jailed, protests draw dwindling crowds, but on Friday they celebrated a minor triumph by briefly knocking out the Kremlin website.

Cybercrime firm uncovers 6 active attacks

2014-01-17 22:00

The cyber security firm IntelCrawler has uncovered six ongoing attacks at merchants across the United States whose credit card processing systems are infected with the same type of malicious software.

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