Brian Bamford

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Retailers Sending Mixed Messages in Wake of 'Heartbleed' Bug Scare

The dreaded "Heartbleed" bug has prompted security experts to warn that information on approximately half a million websites may be vulnerable to …

In smartphone-saturated Korea, carriers face rampant gov’t suppression

In Korea, carriers engage in fierce competition in one of the most technologically advanced markets with the highest smartphone penetration worldwide.<p>These conditions are forcing telecom operators to resort to smarter options to sell. For telecom operators, this is a matter of survival in a highly …

The Heartbleed bug is affecting routers, too

Read our Heartbleed defense primer? Good, but the fight for your privacy isn't over just yet: you might have to replace your router, too. Cisco Systems and Juniper Networks have announced that the Heartbleed bug -- a flaw in OpenSSL that lets attackers bypass common security protocols -- has been …