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Techworld Awards: Darktrace wins Enterprise Startup of the Year

Cambridge startup triumphed over CloudLock for Salesforce and Zadara Storage

Webcam snooper now looking for a job

Insecam's creator, possibly based in Moldova, is looking for remote programming work

Ransom malware attacks underscore limitations of anti-virus software

Trail of destruction

Microsoft releases emergency patch to stymie Windows Server attacks

Microsoft today released an "out-of-band" security update to patch a vulnerability in all versions of its Windows Server software

US retailers still struggling with data breach security, says BitSight

Majority see perfomance decline

Android and iOS apps still being cloned to spread malware

Finance, healthcare and retail are top targets

Malware served through rogue Tor exit node tied to cyberespionage group

Strong evidence that it was used to target European government agencies, researchers from F-Secure said

Is this app the answer to account hijacking? LogDog launches on Google Play

Monitors online accounts for suspicious activity

Sophos CEO: We're betting entirely on the cloud

Ease of management is the key for small business IT staff

Google warns of deadly manual account hijacking attacks

Maximum damage, difficult recovery

Creepy 'Regin' spy cyberweapon reminds researchers of Stuxnet

Surveillance 'platform' targeted GSM networks, Russia and Saudi Arabia

DDoS attacks swamping media and entertainment firms, Verisign reports

More than half of DDoS attacks target media vertical

Microsoft Azure thrown out of gear during a performance update

Microsoft detailed the cause of Azure service interruptions that continued through Wednesday for some customers

WhatsApp adding end-to-end encryption to message service

Even Mark Zuckerberg, in theory, can't read your messages

Data breaches rose 25 percent to 320 incidents in single quarter, SafeNet figures find

UK recorded 33 incidents

Samsung's Knox to be tightly integrated with BlackBerry's BES12

Fights common enemy Apple with new partnership

Coca Cola sued by former employee over unencrypted laptop data theft

Guards best-kept secret in US but not 55 laptops

Microsoft fixes critical crypto flaw, strengthens encryption for older systems

A vulnerability in the Microsoft SChannel component could expose servers to remote code execution attacks

Adobe fixes eighteen vulnerabilities in Flash Player

Fifteen of them are critical and can result in remote code execution

Microsoft releases 14 patches for Windows security problems

It's the largest number of patches issued in a single day so far in 2013 and 2014


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