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Google record fine could lead to Android fork

The European Commission (EC) has fined Google €4.34bn for forcing smartphone makers and operators to adhere to contract terms that the Commission deemed anti-competitive. The EC stated that Google dominates the markets for general internet search services, licensable smart mobile operating systems and app stores for the Android mobile operating system, and has engaged… Read More »

White-hat hackers find record number of vulnerabilities

White-hat hackers have earned $11.7m by enabling organisations to resolve 27,000 vulnerabilities in the past 12 months, according to HackerOne, currently the world’s largest bug bounty and vulnerability disclosure platform, which connects organisations with a community of about 200,000 ethical hackers. Hackers are finding more severe vulnerabilities than ever before, the 2018 Hacker-powered security… Read More »