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Tuesday, 12 November 2019 11:04

Verrency appoints Dickson Chu to advisory board

Global payment company Verrency has appointed former Paypal executive Dickson Chu to its global advisory board.

Published in People Moves

Companies involved in 14 major recent data breaches in Australia and the rest of the world — including human resources outfit PageUp People — did not even achieve a passing grade for the way in which they handled post-breach communications, the authors of a new book on breaches say.

Published in Security

Facebook has seen a massive decrease in the number of monthly page visits in the US, falling from 8.5 billion to 4.7 billion in the last two years, according to a study by market research company SimilarWeb.

Published in Entertainment

More than a year ago, Google pledged to stop its systems from snooping on Gmail inboxes in order to personalise advertising.

Published in Security

Some websites have shut down and others are either blocking users from Europe or trying to obtain consent before allowing them in as the General Data Protection Regulation comes into force in the 28 states of the European Union.

Published in Technology Regulation

Facebook's chief security officer Alex Stamos has quit and will leave the company in August — the second time he has left a high-profile company after a short stint — over alleged Russian troll activity on the social media giant's site.

Published in Security

Unified communications company Polycom has appointed 25-year communications veteran Jim Cullinan to a newly created role of vice-president, Buzz and Brand.

Published in People Moves

US multinational telecommunications conglomerate Verizon has announced that all three billion accounts which Yahoo! had in December 2013, were affected by a data breach in 2013.

Published in Security

When Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and Attorney-General George Brandis get down to the nitty-gritty of formulating proposed changes to encryption laws which they have talked about, they might like to stop and consider one fact: most tech companies will bend over backwards if they have something to gain from it.

Published in Open Sauce

Two members of Russia's Federal Security Service (FSB) and two Russian hackers have been named in an indictment issued by the US Justice Department in connection with one of the Yahoo! email hacks which were announced last year.

Published in Security

Yahoo! chief executive Marissa Mayer will leave the company after its deal with Verizon is completed, but will be handsomely compensated with a payout of US$23 million.

Published in Deals
Wednesday, 22 February 2017 08:09

Verizon, Yahoo! agree on US$350m cut in sale price

US telecommunications giant Verizon and Yahoo! have agreed on a reduction of US$350 million in the price which the former will pay for some assets of the latter, a deal that was made in July last year.

Published in Deals
Thursday, 16 February 2017 10:56

Yahoo! reports yet another data breach

Yahoo! says that it may have been affected by a data breach that occurred between 2015 and 2016, but has not offered any indication of the number of users who may be affected.

Published in Security
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Verizon and Yahoo! are reportedly nearing an agreement that could see the price that the former pays for the latter reduced by about US$250 million.

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A number of American journalists have received warnings from Google that state-sponsored hackers are trying to break into their Gmail accounts.

Published in Open Sauce
Sunday, 05 February 2017 21:53

Foxtel to target live-streamers of boxing bout

A number of people  who live-streamed the Foxtel telecast of the boxing bout between Anthony Mundine and Danny Green on Friday may face legal action by the pay TV provider.

Published in Entertainment
Thursday, 26 January 2017 21:34

Nearly half of 2016 data breaches in US: report

Nearly half of the data breaches worldwide in 2016 were in the United States, according to an annual report issued by Risk Based Security, a company that sells analytics and user-friendly dashboards designed to identify security risks by industry.

Published in Security
Tuesday, 24 January 2017 09:27

Yahoo! faces SEC probe over data leaks

The US Securities and Exchange Commission has opened an investigation into whether Yahoo! should have reported two massive data breaches much sooner than it did.

Published in Security
Tuesday, 10 January 2017 10:54

Yahoo! to change name to Altaba after sale

Search company Yahoo! will change its name to Altaba after the sale of its core assets to Verizon is completed, according to a regulatory filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Published in Deals

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