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  • 350 Deloitte customers affected by cyber hack: report

    A hack at global accounting firm Deloitte disclosed in September compromised a server with emails of some 350 clients, including U.S. government agencies and large corporations, the Guardian reported on Tuesday.

    Written by Reuters11 Oct. 17 11:30
  • Ractive aims to bring Web programming to the masses

    The developers of a JavaScript library for building interactive user interfaces are hoping their work will make Web programming more accessible for part-time programmers.

    Written by Joab Jackson28 Feb. 15 08:34
  • Series of errors led to Department of Immigration data breach: KPMG

    Unfamiliarity with some Microsoft Word functions and limited awareness of IT security risks may have led to the accidental publishing of almost 10,000 asylum seekers details on the Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP) website in February 2014, says a new KPMG report.

    Written by Hamish Barwick13 June 14 09:50
  • The Snowden leaks: A timeline

    A look back at the security fallout following the NSA spying disclosures that began a year ago after Edward Snowden fled the U.S.

    Written by Sharon Machlis, Jaikumar Vijayan05 June 14 20:32
  • World of Spycraft: NSA and CIA Spied in Online Games

    Not limiting their activities to the earthly realm, American and British spies have infiltrated the fantasy worlds of World of Warcraft and Second Life, conducting surveillance and scooping up data in the online games played by millions of people across the globe, according to newly disclosed classified documents.

    Written by Justin Elliott, ProPublica, and Mark Mazzetti, The New York Times09 Dec. 13 19:28
  • More NSA leaks to come, Guardian says

    The flood of stories on government spying will not be slowing soon -- in fact the majority of the most important documents detailing how the U.S. National Security Agency collects personal data have not been published yet, journalists from U.K. newspaper The Guardian said on Tuesday.

    Written by Zach Miners01 Oct. 13 21:10