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Date set for landmark hearing into EU-US data transfers

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Tue, 26/07/2016 - 11:03am
Irish court hearing triggered by Austrian law student Max Schrems could have huge implications for EU-US trade and the data privacy rights of millions of EU citizens
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Tel Aviv Stock Exchange centralises functions with ERP

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Tue, 26/07/2016 - 11:00am
The Tel Aviv Stock Exchange has installed first ever ERP system. CIO Eldad Hershtig explains his strategic choices and implementation path
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O2 denies data breach

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Tue, 26/07/2016 - 11:00am
Cyber criminals have accessed some O2 customer accounts to steal personal details and offer them for sale, but O2 says it was not breached and password re-use is to blame
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Ofcom: BT's Openreach must be a separate company

IT PRO - News - Tue, 26/07/2016 - 10:59am
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Regulator wants to distance Openreach from BT control

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Flipkart's Myntra to buy online shopping rival Jabong

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Tue, 26/07/2016 - 10:44am
Indian online shopping giant Flipkart buys rival fashion shopping site Jabong in an e-commerce sector experiencing increasing competition.
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Amazon will test Prime Air delivery drones over the UK

IT PRO - News - Tue, 26/07/2016 - 10:43am
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Amazon's plans to fly 'Prime Air' drones in partnership with UK gov get CAA approval

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Why network function virtualisation matters

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Tue, 26/07/2016 - 10:31am
The corporate network is coming under strain as employees bring their own devices into the workplace and businesses make more use of cloud services
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Government tests use of social media accounts for verifying online user identity

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Tue, 26/07/2016 - 9:30am
Online public service users may be asked to allow access to their Facebook, LinkedIn or Twitter accounts to help prove they are who they say they are
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Hunting ground

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Tue, 26/07/2016 - 12:05am
The interconnectivity of people on social media means it is a perfect hunting ground for cybercriminals looking to do harm.
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Amazon to test drone deliveries in UK

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Tue, 26/07/2016 - 12:02am
The UK government's getting together with the retail giant Amazon, to start testing flying drones that can deliver parcels to your door.
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Postal deliveries: A drone's' eye view

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Tue, 26/07/2016 - 12:01am
Drones delivering our shopping could become a reality across Britain, says the BBC's Transport correspondent Richard Westcott.
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Skills shortage and poor IT infrastructure hinder tech adoption by Asean governments

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Tue, 26/07/2016 - 12:00am
EIU report highlights governments’ desire for better use of data, including cloud access
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Australia’s security software spending sees growth spurt

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Tue, 26/07/2016 - 12:00am
Australian enterprises are increasingly investing in security software as the threats to data continue to multiply
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O2 customer data sold on dark net

BBC News | Technology | UK Edition - Tue, 26/07/2016 - 12:00am
O2 customer data is being sold by criminals on the dark net, the Victoria Derbyshire programme has learned.
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BT willing to let independent board run Openreach

IT PRO - News - Mon, 25/07/2016 - 7:36pm
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The company's chairman said an independent body would oversee the infrastructure company's spending and strate

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Europol joins cybersecurity companies in ransomware crackdown

IT PRO - News - Mon, 25/07/2016 - 7:11pm
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The initiative will offer advice to victims and help put them in contact with police

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Court sets September date for Lauri Love's extradition decision

IT PRO - News - Mon, 25/07/2016 - 4:49pm
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The 31-year-old faces up to 99 years in US prison on hacking charges

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Yahoo confirms nearly $5bn sale deal with Verizon

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Mon, 25/07/2016 - 4:30pm
Verizon Communications to boost its advertising business by acquiring Yahoo's client database in a $4.83bn deal
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EU to perform security audits of KeePass and Apache HTTP Server

IT PRO - News - Mon, 25/07/2016 - 1:31pm
News

Password manager and web server software were selected by a public vote

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BT says it's "absolutely willing" to create independent board to run Openreach

Computer Weekly - Latest News - Mon, 25/07/2016 - 12:30pm
BT Group chairman Michael Rake says the organisation is willing to let an independent board oversee Openreach’s spending and strategy decisions
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