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Internet criminals migrating to hide inside 'darknets' warns Europol

More incoming for Tor

Facebook's new ad sales plan raises hackles in Germany

Facebook users who really want to avoid being targeted by ads should get an ad blocker, German consumer organizations said

Improved patch tackles new Shellshock attack vectors

Two new exploitable issues were found in the Bash shell and could lead to remote code execution, researcher warns

Credit card breach that hit Jimmy John's is larger than originally thought

An additional 108 restaurants were also affected, said credit-card processor Signature Systems

National Crime Agency to feed UK banks real-time cyber-alerts

Financial Crime Alerts Service to launch in 2015

Shellshock vulnerability roils Linux server shops

The GNU Bash shell can provide an entry point for launching more severe attacks, researchers find

Yahoo reports a drop in government data requests

There were 18,000 requests in the first six months of this year, down from 29,000 a year ago

Blackphone and Silent Circle offer $128 bounty for security flaws

Smartphone starts program on Bugcrowd

Security pro wins £10,000 prize after inventing better threat modelling system

Ian Peters grabs NCC Group's Cyber 10K prize

Researchers discover better way to automatically detect malicious websites

Content obfuscation and bogus credential icons

Malvertising campaign delivers digitally signed CryptoWall ransomware

The wave of attacks through malicious advertisements continues to hit visitors of popular websites

CloudFlare aims to simplify SSL encryption with free service

Having encryption is critical to advancing a more secure future of the Internet, according to CloudFlare

Two scenarios that would make OS X vulnerable to the Shellshock bug

Intego has seen some proof-of-concept exploits for OS X using Bash

BYOD firms remotely wipe 130,000 mobile devices every year, finds Fiberlink

Is BYOD becoming a dictatorship?

Cisco names new security chief after Young departs

14 year vet Goeckeler was instrumental in Sourcefire integration

Symantec names Michael Brown as new CEO

The company is trying to reverse a decline with the slide of the PC market

Chinese 'Spike' DDoS botnet targets Windows, Linux and IoT devices

Multi-platform attack tool spells trouble, warns Akamai

Apple's iPhone 6 Touch ID has same fingerprint failings as 5s

Can still be fooled with fingerprint lifting

Android banking malware suspects arrested by Russian police

Two accused of account fraud

DDoS attackers turn fire on ISPs and gaming servers

Attacks on banks recede dramatically, NSFOCUS reports


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