Publication: Computerworld Security News

First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

NSA built 'Google-like' search engine for metadata

The National Security Agency built a "Google-like" search engine to give domestic and international government agencies access to details of billions of calls, texts and instant messages sent by millions of people, according to The Intercept. ... [Published Computerworld Security News - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 1 reports

Security spending gets boost from mobile, social and cloud, says Gartner

The increased adoption of mobile, social and cloud computing is driving growth in security spending among organizations that are also becoming more aware of threats on all those fronts. ... [Published Computerworld Security News - Aug 22 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

Retired US airport body scanners fail to spot guns, knives

A type of body scanner in wide use across U.S. airports through last year fails to spot well-concealed weapons including guns and knives, computer security researchers contend. ... [Published Computerworld Security News - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

As sales deadline approaches, OEMs continue to push Windows 7 PCs to consumers

With a Microsoft-mandated deadline a little more than two months away, computer makers are still selling PCs equipped with Windows 7 Home Premium. ... [Published Computerworld Security News - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

Many Chrome browser extensions do sneaky things

An analysis by security researchers of 48,000 extensions for Google's Chrome browser uncovered many that are used for fraud and data theft, actions that are mostly undetectable to regular users. ... [Published Computerworld Security News - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

'Reveton'ransomware adds powerful password stealer

A type of malware called Reveton, which falsely warns users they've broken the law and demands payment of a fine, has been upgraded with powerful password stealing functions, according to Avast. ... [Published Computerworld Security News - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Jun 27 2014 - Updated Jun 27 2014 - 2 reports

German government to drop Verizon because of US spying

The German government is dropping Verizon Communications as a service provider because of worries about U.S. spying. ... [Published Computerworld Security News - Jun 27 2014]
First reported Jun 19 2014 - Updated Jun 19 2014 - 2 reports

NSA jitters are 'just a bummer' for cloud growth, HP says

Revelations about U.S. National Security Agency snooping have made some buyers outside the U.S. think twice about public clouds, placing a drag on one of the world's biggest technology trends, the head of Hewlett-Packard's enterprise group said. ... [Published Computerworld Security News - Jun 19 2014]
First reported Jun 19 2014 - Updated Jun 19 2014 - 2 reports

Congressman questions FTC breach probe amid claims of 'corporate blackmail'

A U.S. House committee has called on the Federal Trade Commission's Inspector General to probe the agency's relationship with a peer-to-peer network-monitoring firm whose data is key evidence in an FTC complaint filed against LabMD. ... [Published Computerworld Security News - Jun 19 2014]
First reported Jun 06 2014 - Updated Jun 06 2014 - 2 reports

Malicious major website ads lead to ransomware

Malicious advertisements on domains belonging to Disney, Facebook, The Guardian newspaper and others are leading people to malware that encrypts a computer's files until a ransom is paid, Cisco Systems has found. ... [Published Computerworld Security News - Jun 06 2014]
First reported Jun 04 2014 - Updated Jun 04 2014 - 2 reports

Gazzang buy provides end-to-end encryption for Cloudera Hadoop

Cloudera will incorporate technology from its acquisition of encryption software provider Gazzang into Apache Hadoop so that industries with stringent security regulations can use the big-data processing platform. ... [Published Computerworld Security News - Jun 04 2014]
First reported Jun 04 2014 - Updated Jun 04 2014 - 2 reports

Comcast plans to encrypt email exchanged with Google's Gmail

Comcast plans to work with Google to encrypt email exchanged between its own servers and Gmail, a Comcast spokesman said. ... [Published Computerworld Security News - Jun 04 2014]

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Google is going to tour Europe with a band of external advisers this fall to discuss a landmark ruling by Europe "on excluded from search engine listings in Europe."

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NSA built 'Google-like' search engine f... [Published Computerworld Security News - Aug 25 2014]
Security spending gets boost from mobile, socia... [Published Computerworld Security News - Aug 22 2014]
As sales deadline approaches, OEMs continue to ... [Published Computerworld Security News - Aug 21 2014]
Retired US airport body scanners fail to spot g... [Published Computerworld Security News - Aug 21 2014]
'Reveton'ransomware adds powerful password stealer [Published Computerworld Security News - Aug 20 2014]
Many Chrome browser extensions do sneaky things [Published Computerworld Security News - Aug 20 2014]
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Ferguson's tiny IT operation in the maelstrom [Published Computerworld Security News - Aug 14 2014]
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Malware no longer avoids virtual machines [Published Computerworld Security News - Aug 13 2014]
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IBM focuses on identity management with Lightho... [Published Computerworld Security News - Aug 11 2014]
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Russian credential theft shows why the password... [Published Computerworld Security News - Aug 07 2014]
Facebook moves to protect user data with Privat... [Published Computerworld Security News - Aug 07 2014]
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U.S. agencies halt background checks by contrac... [Published Computerworld Security News - Aug 07 2014]
Google lowers search ranking of websites that d... [Published Computerworld Security News - Aug 07 2014]
Could drones get X-ray vision through Wi-Fi? [Published Computerworld Security News - Aug 07 2014]
OpenSSL, critical Web encryption tool, gets nin... [Published Computerworld Security News - Aug 07 2014]
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NSA built 'Google-like' search engine f... [Published Computerworld Security News - Aug 25 2014]
The National Security Agency built a "Google-like" search engine to give domestic and international government agencies access to details of billions of calls, texts and instant messages sent by millions of people, according to The Intercept. ...
Security spending gets boost from mobile, socia... [Published Computerworld Security News - Aug 22 2014]
The increased adoption of mobile, social and cloud computing is driving growth in security spending among organizations that are also becoming more aware of threats on all those fronts. ...
As sales deadline approaches, OEMs continue to ... [Published Computerworld Security News - Aug 21 2014]
With a Microsoft-mandated deadline a little more than two months away, computer makers are still selling PCs equipped with Windows 7 Home Premium. ...
Retired US airport body scanners fail to spot g... [Published Computerworld Security News - Aug 21 2014]
A type of body scanner in wide use across U.S. airports through last year fails to spot well-concealed weapons including guns and knives, computer security researchers contend. ...
'Reveton'ransomware adds powerful password stealer [Published Computerworld Security News - Aug 20 2014]
A type of malware called Reveton, which falsely warns users they've broken the law and demands payment of a fine, has been upgraded with powerful password stealing functions, according to Avast. ...
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