security

“Sophisticated criminal gangs” behind spate of identity hijacks; investigation ongoing as HMRC warns people to be careful with sensitive ID details.

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This afternoon, my husband (co-director ) tried to logged in the Inland Revenue website. We have been using same user ID and password since 2004. This afternoon it did not work.

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A regular round-up of stories about web-based applications from our new sister site, BusinessCloud9.com.

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New exploit found in Office Web Components; Jon Wilcox reports on the fifth zero-day hole since February.

Microsoft confirms a critical update for the presentation software will be released on 12 May. Jon Wilcox reports.

Microsoft's traditional "patch Tuesday" security update for April this week tackled the zero-day vulnerability in Excel that has been targeted by variants of the

Critical security announcements and previously undiscovered "zero-day" vulnerabilities are routine in the current computing environment, but the announcement of a flaw in Adobe's Acrobat Reader pro

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The privileged user accounts and passwords used by many IT staff to carry out their day-to-day tasks pose one of the biggest risks to company data and are the industry's "dirty little secret", acco

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If something sounds too good to be true, it probably isn't. So think twice if you are ever tempted to download a free copy of Norton Anti-Virus from the internet.

Microsoft's "Patch Tuesdays" are unlikely to be the same from October, when the company will shift to a more consultative approach with third party vendors to its regular security update process.

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