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Google: Government Information Requests Are Up Up Up

Google: Government Information Requests Are Up Up Up

Information requests from government and law enforcement are up 250% in the past five years.

Move Over, Apple Pay: Samsung Gains Steam on Biometric M-Commerce

Move Over, Apple Pay: Samsung Gains Steam on Biometric M-Commerce

Samsung and Alipay, the largest third-party online payment provider in China, are gearing up to launch the first FIDO-ready authentication ecosystem in the Far East.

Confidence Wanes in Enterprise Ability to Detect a Network Attack

Confidence Wanes in Enterprise Ability to Detect a Network Attack

While data breaches become commonplace and state-sponsored attacks ramp up, IT staff say they're not prepared.

XSS Flaw Hits Amazon Kindle e-Reader

XSS Flaw Hits Amazon Kindle e-Reader

A successful exploit opens the door to full Amazon account compromise.

IT Pros Give Cloud a Resounding Vote of No Confidence

IT Pros Give Cloud a Resounding Vote of No Confidence

Shadow IT is undermining European firms’ efforts to secure the cloud, according to Netskope

Snowden Accuses Kiwi Government of Mass Surveillance Program

Snowden Accuses Kiwi Government of Mass Surveillance Program

PM John Key lied to the public, says ex-NSA man, but others disagree

UK Government Gets Serious About SME Security

UK Government Gets Serious About SME Security

New initiatives spell fresh focus on small business cyber security community

Android Flaw Spells ‘Privacy Disaster’ for 75% of Phones

Android Flaw Spells ‘Privacy Disaster’ for 75% of Phones

Metasploit researcher wants to motivate community to think of a solution

'Massively Distributed' Citadel Trojan Targets Middle East Petrochemical Giants

'Massively Distributed' Citadel Trojan Targets Middle East Petrochemical Giants

Giant botnet is morphing from financial crime to an advanced persistent threat mode.

WikiLeaks Releases FinFisher Surveillance Spyware to the Masses

WikiLeaks Releases FinFisher Surveillance Spyware to the Masses

The group has created downloads for live, previously unpublished variants of the German spying bug, to highlight increased government snooping.

Researchers Hack Canon Printers To Run 90s Game Doom

Researchers Hack Canon Printers To Run 90s Game Doom

Security flaw could introduce major remote attack vulnerability

Nigerian Bank IT Worker Goes Missing After Multi-Billion Naira Heist

Nigerian Bank IT Worker Goes Missing After Multi-Billion Naira Heist

Godswill Oyegwa Uyoyou sought by authorities after $38.6m is stolen

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