Tony Morbin, Editor-in-chief

Most Recent Articles by Tony Morbin

Darkest Hour? Cyber-war clouds gather as unprecedented threat looms

The internet is more than an infrastructure - it mediates human behaviour so it can have unprecedented impact - threatening our survival. It can be manipulated to constitute an insider threat on an unprecedented scale.

ONS watching thousands via their mobiles in 3 London boroughs for census

Statisticians at the Office for National Statistics (ONS) have been tracking the movements of thousands of people, albeit anonymised, in an experiment' with Vodaphone that could replace census questions in England and Wales.

President Trump's Twitter account switched off by departing employee

US President Donald Trump had his Twittter account temporarily deactivated by a departing customer support employee - demonstrating even your most important customer can be hit by a relatively junior employee.

Update: Possibly everyone in Malaysia had their mobile records stolen

It is possible that everyone in Malaysia may have had their mobile phone records stolen and put up for sale on the Dark Web.

Mozilla looses trust in Dutch Certs, raises wider concerns in industry

Dutch moves to strengthen the powers of its state authorities leads Mozilla to propose excluding Dutch CAs from its trust list - could form part of a wider undermining of trust in the Internet