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London police targeting websites hosting illegal content

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Websites illegally hosting copyrighted content have been targeted by City of London Police. BBC News reports that in an operation run by the Police Intellectual Property Crime Unit, 61 websites were identified as displaying unauthorized material. Many websites were asked directly to “correct their behaviour” and “operate legitimately”. Details of those… Read more »

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Yahoo mail service unavailable for 40 hours due to hardware issues

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E-mail provider Yahoo are facing criticism after announcing that some of its mail customers will be without e-mail access for at least 40 hours due to a hardware problem that has hit one of the company’s data centers. For Yahoo this type of technical glitch is just short of a… Read more »

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Cyber crime chief warns dark web ‘will evolve’

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The UK’s cyber crime chief has warned that the “dark web” services used by criminals will continue to evolve in an attempt to evade authorities. Last week, notorious drugs market place the Silk Road was shut down after a lengthy investigation. Andy Archibald, interim head of the National Cyber Crime Unit… Read more »

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