Claim: Bitcoin exchanges less likely to fail, but more likely to suffer breach

Online exchanges that trade hard currency for Bitcoin reportedly have a 45 percent chance of failing - often taking their customers’ money with them. The above-mentioned claim is based on a new computer science study that applied survival analysis to examine the factors that prompt Bitcoin currency exchanges to close.

Is Anonymous split over OpInvadeWallStreet?

Cyber activists ostensibly associated with Anonymous have issued a communiqué denying that the collective called for a DDoS attack against the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) on October 10. 

Amazon patents gift exchange system

Amazon's been given a patent for an automated system allowing customers to exchange unwanted gifts before they've even shipped.

Microsoft builds a Cloud City with Office 365

Microsoft has announced its Office 365 platform, which integrates SharePoint, Exchange, Lync and Office into a single dynamic cloud service.

Rooted Android access codes stored as plain text

An Android Central mobile security researcher has discovered that critical access codes on rooted Android smartphones are often stored as clear text in internal OS databases.

Report: Apple iPhone fails security 101

A security researcher has claimed that Apple's iPhone fails to adequately protect user data from unauthorized access.

Microsoft plans security patch blitzkrieg

The Redmond-based behemoth known as Microsoft has confirmed that it will be issuing 11 security bulletins on Patch Tuesday to fix a whopping 25 vulnerabilities in Windows, Office and Exchange.

Switch from Microsoft Exchange says Google

Google wants you to ‘exchange’ your Microsoft Exchange software for its own Google apps, and is making it ever easier to make the switch with a new Google Apps Migration service.