Mozilla blocks Flash by default on Firefox browser

Adobe's Flash software is now blocked by default on all versions of the Firefox web browser. Mozilla, which develops Firefox, [...]

Saudi supercomputer enters top ten list

For the first time a supercomputer based in the Middle East has entered the top ten list of the most [...]

Cyber-attacks hit British Airways, GitHub and Slack

British Airways' air-miles accounts, the coding site GitHub and the work chat service Slack have all been hit in the [...]

Blackberry firm unveils new high-security tablet

Blackberry-owned company Secusmart has unveiled a new tablet in collaboration with Samsung and IBM. The Secutablet is "based on" the [...]

Panda antivirus software labels itself as malware

An antivirus program labelled itself as malware, causing some computers it was running on to stop working. After an update, [...]

Hacktivists step up web attack volumes

Hacktivists and gamers are becoming big users of net attacks that knock sites offline by bombarding them with data, suggests [...]

WhatsApp launches desktop messaging option

Messaging platform WhatsApp has announced that users can now send messages from their desktop web browsers. However, in a blog [...]

Facebook thinking about ‘dislike’ function

Facebook is thinking about adding a way to "dislike" posts on its site, founder Mark Zuckerberg has said. Speaking at [...]