Imagination claims new approach to security
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Omnishield is not CPU centric

Imagination claims to have come up with a different sort of security system which it says is not CPU centric.

Ex-NSA bloke mocks Apple's security
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Thursday, 07 May 2015 14:49

Ex-NSA bloke mocks Apple's security


Jobs' Mob's security is easy like Sunday morning

A former US spook found himself at the centre of another religious war when he dared to say that Apple Mac security was trivial.

High amount of Android malware
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Monday, 27 April 2015 12:53

High amount of Android malware


Symantec's Internet Security Threat Report released

Symantec's latest Internet Security Threat Report claims that 17 percent of all Android apps are malware.

Groupon refuses to pay out on virus bounty
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Bounty hunter a little miffed

Discount and deal site Groupon has a novel way of dealing with bounty hunters who point out security flaws in its systems. It lets them discover the flaws and refuses to pay up.

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.