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The United Nations has adopted a resolution on protecting digital privacy that for the first time urges governments to offer redress to citizens targeted by mass surveillance.
The Australian government has today launched a new cybercrime reporting service known as ACORN.
Verizon has announced it will be bringing its cloud platform to Australia to help enterprises handle their workload in a secure environment.
Adobe's much-patched software receives "additional hardening" against a vulnerability patched silently last month.
Your anti-malware system does you no good if it's successfully compromised. Few security suites use ASLR and DEP in all their executables.
Opinion: As 2014 comes to a close, bugs are increasingly disclosed with catchy names and logos. Heartbleed's branding changed the way we talk about security, but is making a bug 'cool' frivolous or essential?
First quarter sales were up 50 percent and Palo Alto Networks raised its sales forecast for the second quarter.
Google Apps corporate subscribers can look forward to some new specials that will hopefully keep sensitive data even more secure beyond the holidays.
Two governments working together are said to have developed the state-sponsored malware that attacked the European Union. Guess what? One of the makers was an EU country.
Symantec wasn't the only company following Regin. Kaspersky and F-Secure have something to say about who was hit. Regin also spies on GSM cellular networks.
Online cybercrime 'schools' and a vast array of products and services focused on those wishing to enter the life of digital crime are more easily available in Brazil than any other country, says study.
With version 5.0, Android makes the work of enterprise admins much easier. Security is stronger and more standardized. Android fragmentation is crumbling.
Google's Mac team has kicked off the holiday season with Santa, its tool that looks for all things naughty and nice on its massive fleet of Macs.
ZDNet's David Gewirtz has been warning about China and the risk to US infrastructure for years. The NSA now seems to agree. Plus the FAA wants to restrict commercial drones, which we all knew was inevitable.
Europe's security agency has warned that cryptographic protocols in vogue at the moment may not be as secure as thought.
Europe's law enforcement agency has cracked down on the use of remote access trojans.
Symantec researchers are impressed by Regin, which has been conducting high-level surveillance campaigns worldwide since 2008. Is it state-sponsored?
Here's my take on Computer Aided INvestigative Environment - a Linux-based, UEFI-compatible LIVE USB/DVD digital forensic system.
A collection of notable security news items for the week ending November 21, 2014. Covers enterprise, controversies, reports and more.
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