U.K. appeals court rejects encryption key disclosure defense

U.K. appeals court rejects encryption key disclosure defense

LONDON - Defendants can't deny police an encryption key because of fears the data it unlocks will incriminate them, a...

October 13th, 2008 Jeremy Kirk

New coalition wants to go Batman on cybercrime

New coalition wants to go Batman on cybercrime

A well-known U.S.-based anti-cybercrime advocacy group is launching a new Canadian chapter with help from some of the country’s biggest...

July 22nd, 2008 Rafael Ruffolo

Opinion: Breach laws fail to protect anyone

Opinion: Breach laws fail to protect anyone

The database security laws passed by 39 states cause businesses substantial expense. Although the goal of these laws is to...

June 16th, 2008 Bart Lazar

Patriot versus PIPEDA: A second opinion

Patriot versus PIPEDA: A second opinion

It came up in the research of a story on outsourced backup I filed recently. Steve Rodin, president of backup...

January 7th, 2008 Dave Webb

Online crime fight needs more than law enforcement

Online crime fight needs more than law enforcement

EditorialThe term cyber crime continues to present challenges in effectively countering illicit activity involving computers and networks. For the segment...

November 6th, 2007 Alicia Wanless

Feds fend off cyber crime with funding schemes

Feds fend off cyber crime with funding schemes

The government has been allocating more money into efforts to fight cyber crime, according to a spokesperson from the Ministry...

November 2nd, 2007 Lisa Williams

MySpace says it wont release sex offenders’ names

MySpace says it wont release sex offenders’ names

Updated: MySpace agrees to give up sex offender dataCiting federal and state law prohibition, MySpace.com is refusing to provide the...

May 17th, 2007 Linda Rosencrance

Microsoft helps fight online child abuse in India

Microsoft helps fight online child abuse in India

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLEBANGALORE, INDIA-Microsoft Corp. is working with the International Centre for Missing & Exploited Children (ICMEC) and the...

January 21st, 2007 John Ribeiro

MySpace takes steps to root out sex offenders

MySpace takes steps to root out sex offenders

Stepping up efforts to keep sex offenders off MySpace.com, the popular social networking Web site has partnered with an online...

December 5th, 2006 Nancy Gohring