Evernote breached by hackers
The company is the latest to be attacked after recent cyber attacks on Apple, Facebook and Twitter.
Published 04 March 2013
Q&A with SysMech: The downfall of the data industry?
CBR talked with Chris Mathews, CTO at SysMech about the European Commission's proposal to give consumers the right to be forgotten online and how...
Published 19 February 2013
Sony fined £250,000 after breaching Data Protection Act
The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) found that Sony could have prevented being hacked in April 2011.
Published 24 January 2013
Facebook launches search tool to take on Google
The social network has released the “graph search” which allows users to find information and new connections on the site by using key phrases.
Published 16 January 2013
Pirate Bay founder arrested
Gottfrid Svartholm Warg, a co founder of the Swedish file sharing site, has been arrested in Cambodia for assisting copyright infringement on the...
Published 03 September 2012
Megaupload founder will ‘surrender’ to FBI if funds are unfrozen
In a surprising move, the founder of Megaupload has offered to turn himself over to U.S authorities if certain conditions are met.
Published 11 July 2012
MI5 says cyber crime poses a dangerous threat to the UK
MI5 says cyber crimes against governments and big businesses are on the rise and that UK businesses are losing millions as a direct result.
Published 26 June 2012
TalkTalk kills Pirate Bay access
TalkTalk blocks Pirate Bay access less than a week after O2 and Be Broadband.
Published 12 June 2012
Lulzsec Reborn claims responsibility for hacking 10000 Twitter accounts
A hacking group called Lulzsec Reborn, a spinoff of the dismantled Lulzsec, has leaked personal data from 10,000 users who use the Twitter based...
Published 12 June 2012
Megaupload files to have piracy charges dismissed
The file hosting service, Megaupload.com, has asked for U.S. criminal charges against the company to be dismissed arguing that the U.S. has no...
Published 01 June 2012
High Court orders UK ISPs to block Pirate Bay
Sky, Everything Everywhere, 02, Virgin Media and TalkTalk have been court ordered to block user access to the file sharing site, Pirate Bay.
Published 01 May 2012
Megaupload users could lose their data
Several parties are fighting over what to do with the data on the 1103 servers currently held by Megaupload’s hosting provider, Carpathia hosting.
Published 13 April 2012
Brits are email hoarders
One in ten Britons never delete their email with some keeping their messages for sentimental reasons and to keep a record of their digital history.
Published 15 March 2012
Organisations say IT staff are ignorant
A study by CompTIA reveals that organisations are being negatively affected by skill set gaps in their IT staff.