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Finland detains Russian citizen accused of computer fraud in U.S.

Finland detains Russian citizen accused of computer fraud in U.S.

Finnish authorities nabbed Russian citizen Maxim Senakh, wanted in the U.S. on computer fraud charges for spreading malware.

Court overturns judge's decision, sides with NSA's phone metadata collection

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit overturned a judge's ruling on Friday, ultimately siding with the NSA's of phone metadata collection program.

Adobe issues security updates to address ColdFusion vulnerability

Successful exploitation of the ColdFusion vulnerability could result in information disclosure, Adobe said.

Illinois governor vetos amendment to breach notification bill

Illinois governor vetos amendment to breach notification bill

Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner called a recent breach notification amendment a "significant departure from the data protection laws of other states."

Law firms file for class-action status in Target suit

Law firms file for class-action status in Target suit

Eleven law firms filed with a Minnesota court this past week to ask for class-action certification over Target's 2013 data breach.

CERT warns DSL router users of vulnerability

CERT warns DSL router users of vulnerability

CERT issued a warning on Tuesday over a vulnerability in DSL routers that all contained the same hard-coded credentials.

German intelligence agency delivers data to NSA in exchange for software use

German intelligence agency delivers data to NSA in exchange for software use

In exchange for the use of the NSA's XKeyscore software, Germany's intelligence agency gives information on its targets to the U.S. agency.

Car industry bands together to thwart hacking threats

Car industry bands together to thwart hacking threats

Automakers are banding together to help guard against and mitigate a new breed of cyberattack targeting on-board computer systems.

Former video game exec accused of stealing trade secrets

Former video game exec accused of stealing trade secrets

Jing Zeng, a former Machine Zone exec was arrested on charges of stealing trade secrets while boarding a plane to China.

Windows 10 now on more than 70 million devices

Microsoft's VP of Marketing for Windows and Devices, Yusuf Mehdi, gave his Twitter followers updates on the new OS earlier this week.

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