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Sports Direct ‘hid data breach from staff’

Sports Direct ‘hid data breach from staff’

Image copyright PA Image caption Sports Direct has come under fire in recent months over its “Dickensian working practices” A data breach at retailer Sports Direct last year was reported to the Information Commissioner’s Office but not to staff whose data may have been compromised, according to reports. The ICO confirmed to the BBC that […]

Sports Direct ‘hid data breach from staff’

Sports Direct ‘hid data breach from staff’

Image copyright PA Image caption Sports Direct has come under fire in recent months over its “Dickensian working practices” A data breach at retailer Sports Direct last year was reported to the Information Commissioner’s Office but not to staff whose data may have been compromised, according to reports. The ICO confirmed to the BBC that […]

NBA creates e-sports league for basketball

NBA creates e-sports league for basketball

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The tie-up is the biggest of its kind in the US The National Basketball Association has teamed up with video game publisher Take-Two Interactive to create an e-sports league in the US. It represents one of the biggest tie-ups between video gaming and a major sports league. Eventually all […]

Sports Direct ‘hid data breach from staff’

Sports Direct ‘hid data breach from staff’

Image copyright PA Image caption Sports Direct has come under fire in recent months over its “Dickensian working practices” A data breach at retailer Sports Direct last year was reported to the Information Commissioner’s Office but not to staff whose data may have been compromised, according to reports. The ICO confirmed to the BBC that […]

Firms split on who handles aftermath of cyber-attacks

Firms split on who handles aftermath of cyber-attacks

Image copyright PA Image caption Senior staff have different ideas about the costs of breaches, found the research Large companies are confused about who should be in charge of dealing with the aftermath of cyber-attacks, according to new research. The study by BAE Systems suggests senior managers expect IT staff to deal with data breaches, […]

Five arrests in ‘fully loaded’ Kodi streaming box raids

Five arrests in ‘fully loaded’ Kodi streaming box raids

Image caption Some traders advertise devices that can access subscription content for free Five people have been arrested, accused of selling set-top boxes modified to stream subscription football matches, television channels and films for free. The sale of so-called “fully loaded Kodi boxes” has been called a “top priority” by the Federation Against Copyright Theft […]

Five arrests in ‘fully loaded’ Kodi streaming box raids

Five arrests in ‘fully loaded’ Kodi streaming box raids

Image caption Some traders advertise devices that can access subscription content for free Five people have been arrested, accused of selling set-top boxes modified to stream subscription football matches, television channels and films for free. The sale of so-called “fully loaded Kodi boxes” has been called a “top priority” by the Federation Against Copyright Theft […]

Google adds virtual assistant to Android Wear watches

Google has revealed a new version of its smartwatch operating system Android Wear – its first major upgrade since 2014. The BBC’s Chris Foxx asked Google’s David Singleton whether the new features, which include a voice-activated assistant, would convince more people to adopt wearable gadgets. Google adds virtual assistant to Android Wear watches

Child sex abuse site operator jailed for 20 years

Child sex abuse site operator jailed for 20 years

Image copyright Svetlana_Angelus Image caption Browning helped keep the site running and oversaw day-to-day operations An American man who ran a site that traded images of child sexual abuse has been jailed for 20 years. David Lynn Browning was the central controller of the Playpen site, which was hosted on the dark web. Browning will […]

Five arrests in ‘fully loaded’ Kodi streaming box raids

Five arrests in ‘fully loaded’ Kodi streaming box raids

Image caption Some traders advertise set-top boxes that can access subscription content for free Five people have been arrested, accused of selling set-top boxes modified to stream subscription football matches, television channels and films for free. The sale of so-called “fully loaded Kodi boxes” has been called a “top priority” by the Federation Against Copyright […]