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A Russian-funded campaign to promote divisive social and political messages on its network has been discovered by Facebook. Approximately, £77,000 has been spent on over 3000 ads over a two year period. The adverts did not back any political figures specifically, but...read more
Emoticons were once thought to be the way forward in providing the world with a global language - one capable of crossing cultural borders. The reality, however, has proved to be rather to the contrary. Even the most familiar emoji of a grinning face, can look very...read more
NHS Lanarkshire was attacked by a new variant of Bitpaymer last week. The cyber attack led to some appointments and procedures being cancelled. Staff worked over the weekend to reinstate IT systems, and are trying to establish how the malware was able to infiltrate...read more
Research from Google suggests that cyber thieves have made in the region of £19m over the past two years. 'It has become a very, very profitable market and is here to stay,' said Elie Bursztein from Google who, along with colleagues Kylie McRoberts and Luca Invernizzi...read more
Google has been fined 2.42bn euros (£2.1bn) by the European Commission after it ruled the company had abused its power by promoting its own shopping comparison service at the top of search results. The ruling also orders Google to end its anti-competitive practices...read more
Apple Mac users are being warned about new variants of malware that have been created specifically to target Apple computers. One is ransomware that encrypts data and demands payment before files are released. The other is spyware that watches what users do and...read more