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China angered after FBI head says Chinese hacking costs billions

BEIJING (Reuters) – China accused the United States on Thursday of faking facts, after the head of the FBI said that Chinese hacking likely cost the U.S. economy billions of dollars every year. Charges over hacking and internet spying have … Continue reading

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A Minute With: Hugh Grant on Hollywood, hacking and celebrity

LONDON (Reuters) – Actor Hugh Grant, who became the poster boy for the charming British fop in romantic comedies such as “Four Weddings and a Funeral” and “Notting Hill,” is delighted not to be part of Hollywood anymore. Reuters: Entertainment … Continue reading

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Jennifer Lawrence says photo hacking is sex crime: magazine

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Oscar winner Jennifer Lawrence, one of dozens of actresses, models and celebrities whose intimate images have been posted online, spoke about the photo hacking scandal for the first time on Tuesday, saying it is a crime … Continue reading

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Jennifer Lawrence says photo hacking is sex crime: magazine

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Oscar winner Jennifer Lawrence, one of dozens of actresses, models and celebrities whose intimate images have been posted online, spoke about the photo hacking scandal for the first time on Tuesday, saying it is a crime … Continue reading

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George Clooney to direct film on British phone hacking scandal

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Actor-filmmaker George Clooney will direct a movie about the phone hacking scandal that ensnared some of Britain’s biggest media figures and politicians, studio Sony Pictures Entertainment said on Wednesday. Reuters: Entertainment News

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George Clooney to direct film on British phone hacking scandal

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Actor-filmmaker George Clooney will direct a movie about the phone hacking scandal that ensnared some of Britain’s biggest media figures and politicians, studio Sony Pictures Entertainment said on Wednesday. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Celebrity hacking clouds Apple’s upcoming product launch

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Apple Inc has often displayed uncanny timing, with its well-orchestrated end-of-year iPhone releases. But the leak of racy celebrity photos in the past few days put the company in the unusual position of having to mend … Continue reading

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Celebrity hacking clouds Apple’s upcoming product launch

By Christina Farr and Edwin Chan SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Apple Inc has often displayed uncanny timing, with its well-orchestrated end-of-year iPhone releases. In the wake of the breach, cybersecurity experts and mobile developers have called out inadequacies in Appleā€™s … Continue reading

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Singapore boosts cyber security after hacking incidents

Singapore on Tuesday announced new measures to strengthen cyber security to prevent a recurrence of attacks on government websites incuding those of its president and prime minister. Information minister Yaacob Ibrahim said the government is upgrading its Cyber-Watch Centre, allowing … Continue reading

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Hacking Team is spreading government malware through YouTube and Microsoft Live

You don't have to click on a sketchy link to end up downloading malware. A new report from Citizen Lab's Morgan Marquis-Boire shows how companies can spread targeted malware by intercepting web traffic en route, sending malicious traffic from an … Continue reading

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