Internet companies that do not actively combat the online exploitation of children should face financial consequences, Canada’s public safety minister hinted after announcing an increase … Read more
Major businesses including Google and Microsoft are backing the UK to become a world leader in tackling the most damaging cyber security threats, helping to … Read more
A 20-year-old cybersecurity worker has been arrested in Bulgaria and charged with hacking the personal and financial records of millions of taxpayers in the country’s … Read more
Google has suspended Viagogo as an advertiser, after claims touts resell tickets at inflated prices on the site.
The search engine’s surprise decision, which was … Read more
Instagram is hiding the number of likes on posts in several countries, including Australia and Japan, in order to “remove pressure” on users.
The trial … Read more
China’s ZTE is opening a cybersecurity centre in Brussels, four months after a similar move by Huawei.
ZTE said in a press release that … Read more
The British Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has found troubling evidence that there is a thriving marketplace for fake and misleading online reviews.
After web … Read more
The Financial Times reports that according to an initial review by Brussels, Russian sources mounted a “continued and sustained” disinformation effort to “suppress turnout and … Read more
Messaging platform Telegram has said it was hit by a powerful cyberattack that coincided with protests this week in Hong Kong.
Telegram CEO Pavel Durov … Read more
Most criminal activity involving counterfeiting is carried out by increasingly professionalised organised crime networks, which can reap large profits while running relatively few risks.… Read more
YouTube announced that it will begin banning videos promoting Nazi ideology, as well as denying “well-documented violent events” such as the Holocaust or the Sandy … Read more
Bahrain has warned citizens and residents that following anti-government social media accounts could result in legal action.
The interior ministry sent text messages to Bahraini … Read more
A cybersecurity firm announced that it found millions of records openly exposed on the internet containing people’s personal data from Facebook, including Facebook passwords for … Read more