'Basic IT security' could have prevented UK NHS WannaCry attack
An investigation found the NHS had repeatedly been warned to "migrate" away from its dated systems.
US-UK plan would share tech companies’ data with both governments
The agreement would require a change in US laws.
Senators propose reforms to wide-reaching surveillance law
They would require the NSA to have a warrant before searching US citizens’ data.
Microsoft drops its lawsuit over gag orders on DoJ searches
A new policy limits data requests that prevent companies from telling customers.
Google and Microsoft troll each other over software vulnerabilities
They are identifying security holes in one another's products.
Microsoft’s internal bug database was hacked in 2013
The company didn’t disclose the breach to the public.
Australia tackles revenge porn with a national reporting tool
It also provides information on legal options and where to find support.
The encryption many major companies rely on has a serious flaw
RSA keys generated by Infineon chips are vulnerable to hackers.
Microsoft already has a fix for that severe WiFi security exploit (updated)
Google has an Android patch coming within weeks.