New security under Window 10's bonnet
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Thursday, 23 April 2015 13:21

New security under Window 10's bonnet


Device Guard looks interesting

Microsoft has been talking about a new security feature for Windows 10 called Device Guard.

Israeli security Checkpoint expands
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Tuesday, 21 April 2015 09:39

Israeli security Checkpoint expands


Another profit in the Promised Land

Network security provider Check Point Software has posted a better than expected first-quarter profit and plans a round of business expansion to celebrate.

D-Link says sorry for being rubbish
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Tuesday, 21 April 2015 09:20

D-Link says sorry for being rubbish


Router Security is pants

D-Link has said sorry to its customers for an on-going security issue with many of its routers.

Intel flogging security solutions to the Swedish
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Massaging the McAfee portfolio 

When Intel bought McAfee, most of us thought that the outfit was interested in putting security into the chip, however it turns out that they are also trying to flog mobile security solutions.

Purge your computer of Beebone
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Friday, 10 April 2015 15:21

Purge your computer of Beebone


Botnet has been downed

UK firms have been urged to purge their computers of Beebone distributed malware after the botnet was downed by an international operation.
The AAEH botnet was killed off by Europol's European Cyber Crime Centre (EC3) the Joint Cybercrime Action Taskforce (J-CAT), Dutch police and the FBI.

Apple holds security door open for the Chinese
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Never reads the papers

While Google and Mozilla have been falling over themselves to stop a data leak to China, Apple has cheerfully ignored the problem.

Router malware injects porn into webpages
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Thursday, 26 March 2015 12:20

Router malware injects porn into webpages


That is our excuse and we are sticking to it

If your boss gets upset with you for watching porn at work you should immediately blame his routers.

BIOS is hacking gateway
Published in Motherboards
Wednesday, 25 March 2015 11:22

BIOS is hacking gateway


Flash will save every one of us

Security experts, Corey Kallenberg and Xeno Kovah have demonstrated a proof of concept hack which uses the BIOS chips that contain the firmware of a computer's motherboard.

Apple fixes a flaw in Macs in just a week
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Wednesday, 04 March 2015 11:39

Apple fixes a flaw in Macs in just a week


Must be a record

A flaw in Apple Macs is so bad that Apple did not have time to go through its normal ritual of ignoring it and pretending it only effects a small number of users. 

Even more secure than iOS