An American company that claims it is being blackmailed by hackers seeking $6m has secured an emergency High Court injunction aimed at removing confidential information posted about it on the internet.
Tue, 31 Dec, 2019
Technology is everywhere we look, so it’s no surprise that the films and TV we enjoy are similarly obsessed. That’s not to say they manage to get it right when it comes to portraying tech accurately however – and one of their worst areas is computer hacking.
Mon, 23 Jul, 2018
The country's data watchdog has warned child and family agency Tusla about its poor record-keeping in the wake of a false sex abuse allegation being circulated about whistleblower Sergeant Maurice McCabe.
Tue, 27 Feb, 2018
ONLY a fool or an adamant optimist would deny that the internet and associated technology brings us as many risks as rewards: It enables terrorists to communicate and recruit, paedophiles to lure victims, and hostile governments and so-called non-state groups — or just people with nothing better to do — to mess with democratic processes and attack industries in other countries.
Fri, 01 Sep, 2017