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Researchers reveal mobile malware tools governments use to spy on phones

The U.S. has the most command-and-control servers for a product made by Italy's Hacking Team

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Microsoft fixes Exchange Online outage after almost 9 hours

The company pinned the blame on a networking infrastructure failure

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Montana data breach exposed 1.3 million records

The exposed data included health assessments, prescriptions and diagnoses for some residents

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Exchange Online starts to recover from 6-hour-plus outage

An unspecified number of customers of Microsoft's cloud email service have been unable to send and receive email

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Spec showdown: Motorola Moto E vs. Nokia X2

Both phones use Android, but they don't look the same

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Android developers craving new tools, hardware at Google I/O

The conference kicks off in San Francisco on Wednesday

Even encrypted Web traffic can reveal highly sensitive information

Merely knowing what pages a person views on a website can hint at their personal life

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AskMen.com website redirects to Caphaw malware, WebSense says

High-traffic websites can potentially expose thousands of visitors to automated attacks

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Tibco deepens Tibbr integration with SharePoint

The Tibco enterprise social networking suite is also being integrated with Outlook for the first time

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Government control emerges as central issue at ICANN meeting

France doesn't want to take part in ICANN's reform process until issues with Wine domains are resolved

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Google develops BoringSSL, its own 'boring' version of OpenSSL encryption

But fear not: This fork isn't intended to replace OpenSSL.

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ICANN CEO wants to make progress on US split at London meeting

Participants will go head-to-head on how the transition from US control will work and on better accountability measures

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Alert issued over plain text passwords in some Super Micro motherboards

A scan of the Internet showed more than 31,000 servers are vulnerable

Office 365 customers can sign up to get new features early

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Microsoft also launched a Web page listing current and upcoming enhancements for the cloud suite

BlackBerry ekes out a profit as revenue tumbles nearly 70 percent

The company only sold 2.6 million smartphones