Purge your computer of Beebone
Published in News
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
Published in News

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
Published in Network
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
Published in News
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

We are waiting for the press release

Monday, 13 January 2014 12:08

Hackers want to control your fridge

If there is nothing better on the telly

Thursday, 05 December 2013 11:44

Computer viruses travel on the air

Catch them in your handkerchief

Thursday, 10 October 2013 09:10

Microsoft not slipping on security

Just the dark side is getting better