NASA Cyber-Attack: JPL’s Computers Hacked

Posted by Security Technology's US Correspondent on 05/03/2012 - 14:00:00

NASA Cyber-Attack: JPL’s Computers Hacked

Control of certain NASA computer systems passed into the hands of online hackers, possibly of Chinese origin, at one point last year, it's emerged

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Israel’s HoverMast Airborne Surveillance Platform

Posted by Security International's News Correspondent on 29/02/2012 - 16:30:00

Israel’s HoverMast Airborne Surveillance Platform

New compact, high-performance aerial surveillance system can be automatically ground-launched to an altitude of 50 metres in just 15 seconds

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Long-Range Laser-Based Explosives Detection

Posted by Security International's News Correspondent on 28/02/2012 - 10:55:00

Long-Range Laser-Based Explosives Detection

Austrian researchers have come up with laser-based explosives detection technology with a 100+ metre range

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UK Border Agency Breaks-Up After Security Lapses

Posted by Security International's News Correspondent on 21/02/2012 - 13:30:00

UK Border Agency Breaks-Up After Security Lapses

The UK Border Agency is breaking up into separate elements, according to a statement released on 20 February 2012

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Twitter App Address Data Collection Criticised

Posted by Security Technology's US Correspondent on 16/02/2012 - 15:50:00

Twitter App Address Data Collection Criticised

Twitter to publish clearer privacy guidelines following reports that it's been obtaining and storing personal data from users' smartphones

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CIA Website Disabled: Anonymous Claims Hack

Posted by Security Technology's US Correspondent on 13/02/2012 - 15:00:00

CIA Website Disabled: Anonymous Claims Hack

Online hackers claim to have temporarily disabled the US Central Intelligence Agency's website on 10 February 2012

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Sports Stadium Security Software Unveiled

Posted by Security Technology's US Correspondent on 07/02/2012 - 11:15:00

Sports Stadium Security Software Unveiled

Sport Evac software allows stadium security officials to trial new emergency evacuation procedures ahead of time

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DMARC Technology Firms Challenge Email Spam

Posted by Security International's News Correspondent on 31/01/2012 - 06:30:00

DMARC Technology Firms Challenge Email Spam

15 of the world's best-known technology firms are working together to try and take on the global issue of email spam

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EU Data Protection Law Update Proposed

Posted by Security Technology's US Correspondent on 24/01/2012 - 09:45:00

EU Data Protection Law Update Proposed

Uncompromising new consumer data protection laws are to be announced by European officials, bringing the 1995 Data Protection Directive up to date

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London Olympics Drug-Testing Centre Unveiled

Posted by Security International's News Correspondent on 20/01/2012 - 14:00:00

London Olympics Drug-Testing Centre Unveiled

World-class Olympic drug-testing centre will process 6,000 athletes' samples and be in non-stop operation during the 2012 Games

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