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‘Bots’ spam FCC website over proposed net neutrality reversal

‘Bots’ spam FCC website over proposed net neutrality reversal

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The FCC is currently proposing to go back on rules that safeguard net neutrality Bots appear to be spamming a US regulator’s website over a proposed reversal of net neutrality rules, researchers have said. According to three separate analyses, a flood of automated comments to the Federal Communications Commission […]

‘Bots’ spam FCC website over proposed net neutrality reversal

‘Bots’ spam FCC website over proposed net neutrality reversal

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The FCC is currently proposing to go back on rules that safeguard net neutrality Bots appear to be spamming a US regulator’s website over a proposed reversal of net neutrality rules, researchers have said. According to three separate analyses, a flood of automated comments to the Federal Communications Commission […]

‘Bots’ spam FCC website over proposed net neutrality reversal

‘Bots’ spam FCC website over proposed net neutrality reversal

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The FCC is currently proposing to go back on rules that safeguard net neutrality Bots appear to be spamming a US regulator’s website over a proposed reversal of net neutrality rules, researchers have said. According to three separate analyses, a flood of automated comments to the Federal Communications Commission […]

‘Bots’ spam FCC website over proposed net neutrality reversal

‘Bots’ spam FCC website over proposed net neutrality reversal

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The FCC is currently proposing to go back on rules that safeguard net neutrality Bots appear to be spamming a US regulator’s website over a proposed reversal of net neutrality rules, researchers have said. According to three separate analyses, a flood of automated comments to the Federal Communications Commission […]

Election candidates warned about phishing attempts

Election candidates warned about phishing attempts

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Advice has been sent to general election candidates – including recent MPs Candidates in the general election have been asked to look through their emails for signs that they have been targeted by a phishing attack. The list of potential targets includes recent MPs. The National Cyber Security Centre […]

Cage director charged for failing to disclose passwords

Cage director charged for failing to disclose passwords

Image copyright Cage The director of campaign group Cage has been charged under the Terrorism Act. Muhammad Rabbani faces a charge of failing to disclose his password after being detained at Heathrow Airport under counter-terrorism stop-and-search powers, the organisation has said. Mr Rabbani was stopped at Heathrow in November, but refused to give officers access […]

Two Britons arrested in Thailand over football streaming

Two Britons arrested in Thailand over football streaming

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The men have been accused of running an online service that sold access to unlicensed football broadcasts Two British men have been arrested in Bangkok for allegedly selling online access to illegally streamed football broadcasts. The Premier League said it supported local authorities in investigations that led to arrests […]

Twitter user numbers overtaken by China’s Sina Weibo

Twitter user numbers overtaken by China’s Sina Weibo

Image copyright Getty Images There are now more people using Sina Weibo, the Chinese micro-blogging platform, than there are using Twitter. According to the Chinese company’s first quarter results, it has 340 million active monthly users, 30% up on the previous year. About 154 million people use the site daily, 91% of whom access it […]

Google DeepMind patient app legality questioned

Google DeepMind patient app legality questioned

Image copyright DeepMind Image caption The Streams app is saving nurses hours each day says the Royal Free hospital The head of the Department of Health’s National Data Guardian (NDG) has criticised the NHS for the deal it struck with Google’s DeepMind over sharing patient data. In a letter dated February and leaked to Sky […]

Tinder fights one-man dating platform

Tinder fights one-man dating platform

Image copyright Shinder Image caption The Shinder app was built with one man in mind Tinder has filed a legal objection to a dating platform created by a British man on which he is the only male date. Shed Simove called the app Shinder and said he built it to find himself a partner. However, […]