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Could the new Consumer Rights Act spell good news for gamers? | Technology | The Guardian

Could the new Consumer Rights Act spell good news for gamers? | Technology | The Guardian | computer security | Scoop.it
Changes to act are now in effect, giving gamers much more power to request refunds on faulty purchases, including digital downloads
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DDoS attacks costing UK companies £240,000 per day

DDoS attacks costing UK companies £240,000 per day | computer security | Scoop.it
A new report by Nuestar shows a substantial increase in Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks and the negative impact they have.
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The FCC is about to axe-murder net neutrality. Don't get mad – get even

The FCC is about to axe-murder net neutrality. Don't get mad – get even | computer security | Scoop.it
Dan Gillmor: Tom Wheeler is re-writing rules in favor of the telecom giants – not you, me or the internet. Here's what you can do to stop him
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ISO 27002 (17799) Information Security Standard in Plain English

This web page translates the ISO IEC 27002 2005 (17799 2005) information security management standard into plain English. Use it to establish your information security management system (ISMS).
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Linux Basics « Null Byte How-Tos - Page 2

Linux Basics « Null Byte How-Tos - Page 2 | computer security | Scoop.it
Wonder How To is your guide to free how to videos on the Web. Search, Browse and Discover the best how to videos across the web using the largest how to video index on the web. Watch the best online video instructions, tutorials, & How-Tos for free. Have your own how to videos? Submit them to share with the world.
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If GCHQ wants to improve national security it must fix our technology

If GCHQ wants to improve national security it must fix our technology | computer security | Scoop.it
Our security is better served by protecting us against online threats than
it is by giving cops and spies an easier
time attacking ‘bad guys’. By Cory Doctorow
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'You're the bomb!' Are you at risk from the anti-terrorism algorithms?

'You're the bomb!' Are you at risk from the anti-terrorism algorithms? | computer security | Scoop.it
James Ball: Does the stuff you post on the internet make you look like a terrorist? Is the rhythm of your typing sending the wrong signals? If everything we do online is monitored by machines, how well does the system work?
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this is good on algorithms...

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Simulation of intrusion detection system - YouTube

Simulation of intrusion detection system
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Firefox’s adoption of closed-source DRM breaks my heart

Firefox’s adoption of closed-source DRM breaks my heart | computer security | Scoop.it
I understand the pressure to support commercial video – but the browser makers can do more to defend free and open software. By Cory Doctorow
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Antivirus software is dead, says security expert at Symantec

Antivirus software is dead, says  security expert at Symantec | computer security | Scoop.it
Information chief at Norton developer says software in general misses 55% of attacks and its future lies in responding to hacks, writes Samuel Gibbs
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Heartbleed: don't rush to update passwords, security experts warn

Heartbleed:  don't rush to update passwords, security experts warn | computer security | Scoop.it
The severity of the Heartbleed bug means that rushing to change passwords could backfire. By Alex Hern
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How to analyze malware with REMnux's reverse-engineering malware tools

How to analyze malware with REMnux's reverse-engineering malware tools | computer security | Scoop.it
Learn how to use free REMnux reverse engineering malware tools to practically analyze malware in this screencast featuring Keith Barker, CISSP and trainer for CBT Nuggets.
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Citroen becomes the latest victim of Adobe ColdFusion hackers

Citroen becomes the latest victim of Adobe ColdFusion hackers | computer security | Scoop.it
One of carmaker’s German websites hacked to include a backdoor last year, following similar cases elsewhere. By Tom Brewster
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'What does ISP mean?' - how government officials are flunking security challenges

'What does ISP mean?' - how government officials are flunking security challenges | computer security | Scoop.it
Policy on national security and protection is in the hands of people without critical technological understanding, warns cybersecurity expert. By Jemima Kiss
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