Two more states eye drone use limits

Louisiana and Pennsylvania could become the latest states to impose restrictions on the use of commercial drone aircraft over their airspace.

Posted by on 16 April 2014 | 3:31 pm

Lavaboom creates an encrypted webmail service that fends off snooping

A new webmail service called Lavaboom promises to provide easy-to-use email encryption without ever learning its users' private encryption keys or message contents.

Posted by on 16 April 2014 | 11:27 am

Google updates terms of service, includes word of user email scans

Google has updated its terms of service to reflect that it analyzes user content including emails to provide users tailored advertising, customized search results and other features.

Posted by on 15 April 2014 | 4:14 am

NSA secretly exploited devastating Heartbleed bug for years, report says

You had to see this one coming.

Posted by on 11 April 2014 | 3:33 pm

Nine charged with distributing Zeus malware

The U.S. Department of Justice has brought charges against nine alleged members of a criminal organization that distributed the Zeus Trojan used to steal millions of dollars from bank accounts nationwide.

Posted by on 11 April 2014 | 10:42 am

Website admins will be busy dealing with Heartbleed

Website and server administrators will have to spend considerable time, effort and money to mitigate all the security risks associated with Heartbleed, one of the most severe vulnerabilities to endanger encrypted SSL communications in recent years.

Posted by on 10 April 2014 | 4:25 pm

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