Shellshock Internet superbug has techies scrambling for defences

Companies and public sector organisations around the world are scrambling to protect themselves against the newest cyber threat called Shellshock which was discovered on Wednesday. It has been rated as far worse than Heartbleed which stuck five months ago and reinforces how thin the Internet’s defences are against determined hackers. As the Reuters story below … Read more

Media Mogul Murdoch to G20: Get out of business’s way

Love him or hate him, you certainly cannot ignore media mogul Rupert Murdoch. The Australian-born billionaire might be 83 but he has lost none of his straight-talking, his ability to call a spade a bloody shovel. This morning the owner of the Wall Street Journal, The Times of London, Sky News and a host of … Read more