New Duqu virus linked to Microsoft Word Documents
SplashData's annual list shows people still using easy-to-guess passwords
Wolfram Alpha 'Knowledge Engine' is Like a Modern Farmer's Almanac
Facebook answers privacy flap over leftover cookies
US braces for 'six strikes' online piracy program
A new voluntary system aimed at rooting out online copyright piracy using a controversial "six strikes" system is set to be implemented by US Internet providers soon, with the impact unclear.
Russian lawmakers pass new bill restricting Internet
Russia's parliament passed a bill on Friday requiring Internet companies to store Russians' personal data inside the country in an apparent move to pressure sites such as Facebook and Twitter into handing ...
Security experts warn of new 'almost indestructible' TDL-4 botnet threat
Web inventor says governments stifling net freedom (Update)
The inventor of the World Wide Web warned Friday that government control is limiting the possibilities of the Internet, as dozens of countries and businesses signed a cybersecurity deal at the Davos forum.
Sony PlayStation Network hacked again by resetting user passwords
Freebie tricksters unleash spam botnet using Android phones
Google wants Password123 in Museum of Bad Headaches
Google decides to speed up Google+ for businesses
Google gets 12,000 requests to be 'forgotten' on first day
Google received 12,000 requests from people seeking to be "forgotten" by the world's leading search engine on the first day it offered the service, a company spokesman in Germany said Saturday.
Emerging trends in social media
Who knows what's hot in social media? Here at MIT, Chris Peterson can tell you a thing or two (or three). As Senior Counselor for Web Communications in MIT's Undergraduate Admissions Office, Peterson oversees ...