Computing And Information Technology

Zuckerberg asked to testify; data firm's CEO suspended

Mar 20, 2018

The head of Trump-affiliated data-mining firm Cambridge Analytica has been suspended, while government authorities are bearing down on both the firm and Facebook over allegations the firm stole data from 50 million Facebook users to manipulate elections.

The Latest: Cambridge Analytica suspends CEO pending probe

Mar 20, 2018

The board of Cambridge Analytica says it has suspended CEO Alexander Nix pending a full independent investigation of his actions

The board of data mining firm Cambridge Analytica has suspended CEO Alexander Nix pending an investigation

Mar 20, 2018

The board of data mining firm Cambridge Analytica has suspended CEO Alexander Nix pending an investigation

UK official to seek access to Cambridge Analytica's servers

Mar 19, 2018

Britain's information commissioner plans to apply for a warrant to access the servers of Cambridge Analytica, which allegedly used data mined from Facebook to help Donald Trump win the 2016 presidential election

Britain's information commissioner plans to seek a warrant to access servers of data mining firm Cambridge Analytica

Mar 19, 2018

Britain's information commissioner plans to seek a warrant to access servers of data mining firm Cambridge Analytica

UK unveils new technology to fight extremist content online

Feb 13, 2018

The British government is unveiling new technology to remove extremist material from social media

US firm: Hackers interfered with industrial facility

Dec 14, 2017

A U.S. cybersecurity firm says that hackers disrupted the operations at an industrial facility using malicious software which interfered with safety equipment

Documents: UK lawmakers flout explicit password-sharing ban

Dec 4, 2017

Documents obtained by The Associated Press show that British lawmakers are flouting explicit instructions not to share their computer passwords

UK warns government agencies not to use Kaspersky software

Dec 2, 2017

Britain's cybersecurity agency has told government departments not to use antivirus software from Moscow-based firm Kaspersky Lab

Britain's cyber security chief warns of Russian interference

Nov 15, 2017

Britain's Cyber security chief is warning that Russian hackers are targeting telecoms, media and the UK energy network.

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