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‘Major’ hacking attack looms in US - survey

Cyber attacks might be taking a toll now, but a survey of experts says things are likely to get even worse over the next decade.

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Protecting your browser against Poodle

Researchers have discovered a new flaw in internet security - a 15-year-old security protocol.

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REUTERS

Hackers breach White House network - sources

Suspicious cyber activity has been detected on the computer network used by the White House.

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How to protect your data
September 5 2014 at 14:04

Some key questions and answers about information that is stored remotely.

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Security alerts for iCloud users
September 5 2014 at 09:42

Apple is moving quickly to restore confidence in its systems' security ahead of the crucial launch of its new iPhone next week.

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Simple passwords 'key' to hacking
September 4 2014 at 09:42

Cyber-security expert Gerome Billois explains how a 'targeted attack' on some iCloud accounts led to the release of nude celebrity photos.

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Holiday online scam doing the rounds
September 3 2014 at 10:01

Booking a festive travel package on the internet can mean trouble for the unwary.

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Home Depot customer data compromised
September 3 2014 at 10:01

US home improvement chain Home Depot is investigating a possible attempt to hack its systems that may have targeted customer data.

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Photo breach: Apple systems ‘not to blame’
September 3 2014 at 04:38

Apple is trying to navigate the PR nightmare of the celebrity picture hack ahead of its latest iPhone launch.

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I’m not the hacker - software engineer
September 2 2014 at 09:24

Bryan Hamade was named as the source of the leak after he tried to sell intimate pictures of actress Jennifer Lawrence in return for Bitcoin.

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FBI, Apple to probe iCloud hacking
September 2 2014 at 09:23

'We take user privacy very seriously and are actively investigating this report,' said Apple.

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Stars fume over leaked photographs
September 2 2014 at 04:26

Actress Jennifer Lawrence has contacted the authorities to find who stole and posted nude images of her online.

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SA model also on hacker’s hit list
September 1 2014 at 10:35

Cyber hacker threatens to release more female celebrity naked pics online.

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