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'Real people' need no encryption: UK home secretary In what is the latest attempt by a politician to argue against the use of encrypted apps by the general public, UK home secretary Amber…
China forces ethnic minority to install spyware Chinese authorities in the western province of Xinjiang have issued instructions to residents to install spyware on their mobile devices.
Swedish govt leaks massive trove of citizens' data The leak of a massive trove of data in Sweden has recently come to light, with the actual leak having happened nearly two years ago.…
Telegram owners act to curb terrorist chat after Indonesian complaint Indonesia has moved to limit access to the messaging app Telegram and also threatened a complete ban on the use of the app in the…
Australian laws aim to force decryption to fight crime Australia has announced that it will promulgate laws to force companies like Google and Facebook to decrypt messages sent by suspected terrorists and other criminals.
New Sydney Startup Hub to open, welcomed by other startup bodies The NSW Government-funded Sydney Startup Hub will see the relocation of the top Stone & Chalk fintech hub by November 2017, with other startup bodies…
Protest against move to get rid of net neutrality law Companies and non-profits in the US have united to protest against the move by the Federal Communications Commission to get rid of the rules that…
US restricts use of Kaspersky products by govt agencies The US government has removed Kaspersky Lab from a list of approved software suppliers for two government-wide purchasing contracts that are used to buy technology…
Kaspersky source code offer means little: security firm Kaspersky Lab founder Eugene Kaspersky's offer to allow the US government to inspect the source code of his products will not ensure it is free…
ATO says systems back after outage The Australian Taxation Office says its systems are back online after a disruption on Wednesday afternoon.

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