Hacking is not a crime – and the media should stop using ‘hacker’ as a pejorative

Hackers are friends not foes, says Alyssa Miller in this opening argument for our latest debate Register debate  Welcome to the latest Register Debate in which writers discuss technology topics, and you – the reader – choose the winning argument. The format is simple: a motion is proposed, the argument for the motion is published […]

Why do companies fail to stop breaches despite soaring IT security investment?

Let’s first take a look back at 2020! Adding to the list of difficulties that surfaced last year, 2020 was also grim for personal data protection, as it has marked a new record number of leaked credentials and PI data. A whopping 20 billion records were stolen in a single year, increasing 66% from 12 […]

How to Stop Shadow IT, Manage Access and Ensure Security with Cloud Applications

Today, the average enterprise uses over 2000 cloud applications and services, and we expect this number will continue to grow as more businesses realize the efficiency, flexibility and collaboration benefits these services bring. But the use of cloud-based applications also comes with a few caveats; for example, the apps themselves may pose potential security vulnerabilities, […]

A Guide to Uni Life: The one stop guide to what university is REALLY like

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Firefox Releases Critical Patch Update to Stop Ongoing Zero-Day Attacks

If you use the Firefox web browser, you need to update it right now. Mozilla earlier today released Firefox 67.0.3 and Firefox ESR 60.7.1 versions to patch a critical zero-day vulnerability in the browsing software that hackers have been found exploiting in the wild. Discovered and reported by Samuel Groß, a cybersecurity researcher at Google […]

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