• State must resist urge to control internet: Maude

    State must resist urge to control internet: Maude

    Cabinet minister Francis Maude, most well known for inciting panic regarding a possible fuel shortage, has stated that the government must resist any urge to try and control the internet.

  • Facebook Tightens Security With New Features

    Facebook Tightens Security With New Features

    Facebook has heard the complaints and appears to be moving towards appeasing those users who are worried about the privacy and security concerns of the world’s most popular social networking site.  Two recent updates were rolled out to assuage some of these concerns. App Passwords – probably the most comprehensive of the two, this one
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  • Twitter to pay $16,000 per security breach

    Twitter to pay $16,000 per security breach

    Twitter and the FTC came to a settlement this week after a lengthy investigation by the Federal Trade Commission into Twitter’s past lax security practices. The security concerns in question arose from a number of security breaches at Twitter where users’ accounts were gained access to and in some cases abused. Hack number one occurred
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