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AFL players call for data protection overhaul as concerns include drug test results

AFLPA want to protect medical records and performance dataPort Adelaide players’ personal information...
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MoD contractor hacked by China failed to report breach for months

Exclusive: Defence ministry was told in recent days that staff details accessed but...
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UK armed forces’ personal data hacked in MoD breach

Defence secretary to address MPs after names and bank details of armed forces...
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No more 12345: devices with weak passwords to be banned in UK

Makers of phones, TVs and smart doorbells legally required to protect devices against...
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Change the law on computer evidence with an amendment to data protection bill | Letter

A group of software experts and barristers who have been supporting the subpostmasters...
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Met police failed to act on Commons ‘honeytrap’ sexting reports last year

The force has said there was nothing to suggest at the time that...
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William Wragg resigns from two Commons roles after divulging MPs’ phone numbers

Tory MP resigns committee roles after apology for role in parliamentary sexting scandalThe...
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Tory MP Luke Evans reveals he was targeted in Westminster sexting scandal

Evans says he was first to alert authorities after receiving messages in what...
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An MP who gives colleagues’ numbers to blackmailers. Isn’t William Wragg just right for this Westminster? | Marina Hyde

The ‘senior Tory’ has issued a self-flagellating apology, but we should see him...
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Senior Tory ‘mortified’ after reportedly passing MPs’ data to dating app contact

William Wragg says he was pressed for colleagues’ details after sharing compromising photos...
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Police launch inquiry after MPs targeted in apparent ‘spear-phishing’ attack

At least a dozen people sent suspicious messages, with senior figures suggesting foreign...
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Poland launches inquiry into previous government’s spyware use

Victims of Pegasus hacking will be notified and criminal proceedings could be brought...
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Power grab: the hidden costs of Ireland’s datacentre boom – podcast

Datacentres are part of Ireland’s vision of itself as a tech hub. There...
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Millions more in cash needed to fund UK’s open-banking watchdog

Exclusive: £10m needed for regulator charged with developing tools to thwart financial crime...
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How an infamous ransomware gang found itself hacked – podcast

LockBit was a sophisticated criminal operation, offering the tools needed to steal a...
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Russia-based LockBit ransomware hackers attempt comeback

Gang sets up new site on dark web and releases rambling statement explaining...
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A penny per email could curb our enormous data use | Letters

Mike McClelland proposes a 1p charge for messages in response to an article...
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UK and US hack the hackers to bring down LockBit crime gang

Four arrests, including in Poland and Ukraine, and victims will be helped to...
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Prolific cybercrime gang disrupted by joint UK, US and EU operation

LockBit’s website under control of security agencies from both sides of Atlantic, according...
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Hackers got nearly 7 million people’s data from 23andMe. The firm blamed users in ‘very dumb’ move

The company pointed at people who ‘failed to update their passwords’ as sensitive...
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Power grab: the hidden costs of Ireland’s datacentre boom

Datacentres are part of Ireland’s vision of itself as a tech hub. There...
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Ex-Post Office boss ‘gave Fujitsu bonus contract despite warnings’

Exclusive: Whistleblowers say Paula Vennells agreed to move archive, which risked destroying data...
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Man arrested in Malta in global operation to shut down cybercrime network targeting Australians

Federal police warn they will track down alleged criminals using Warzone trojan softwareFollow...
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A shadowy hacker group brought the British Library to its knees. Is there any way to stop them? | Lamorna Ash

The future of cybercrime resembles an arms race between an industry of hackers-for-hire...
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Dozens in Jordan targeted by authorities using NSO spyware, report finds

Findings suggest Jordan is relying on cyberweapon to quash dissent and its use...
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Football Australia data leak exposes players’ contracts, fans’ personal details

Australian players, fans and FA customers potentially affectedFA contacts the Information Commissioner over...
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Digital afterlife – how to deal with social media accounts when someone dies

Deciding what to do with a dead friend or relative’s online presence is...
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Slash your overdraft costs and get ‘free’ cash: how to get your bank and savings into shape

Switch to a better current account, revive your Isa and pick a savings...
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‘Unsettling’: hackers break into Victorian court recordings database

Court Service Victoria says it will notify those captured on recordings of hearings...