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Public sector

Compensation for broadband users

The regulator Ofcom announces that householders who receive poor service from their telecoms provider are to get automic compensation

The Royal Society urges the government to increase computer education

A report from the Royal Society finds that more than 54% of England's secondary schools did not offer GCSE computer science in 2015-16

Hackers redirect websites to Islamic State video

Hackers recently redirected SchoolDesk websites to an Islamic State-sponsored YouTube video

126 million Americans exposed to Russian-backed political propaganda

Russian-backed content reaches 126 million Americans on Facebook, during and after the 2016 presidential election

Mobiles are in demand over computers, says Kaspersky

Kaspersky Lab research found modern users increasingly prefer to use mobile devices other than computers for their online activities

Large enterprises in Hong Kong lose out on revenue, says report

Report finds large enterprises in Hong Kong could lose out on revenue as 84% of IT decision makers reveal they don’t have relevant cloud expertise

Fighting terrorism ‘as important as fighting cyber attacks’, says GCHQ

GCHQ says fighting terrorism is as important as keeping the UK safe from cyber attacks

Artificial intelligence arrives for test generation

Appvance's CEO explains how new AI technology is already impacting test organisations and how it will impact yours in the coming months 

1.4 million phishing sites are created monthly, says report

The Webroot Quarterly Threat Trends Report found nearly 1.4 million new phishing sites are created each month

Cherwell Software invests sports teams

To increase its UK profile, Cherwell Software announces its investment into two well-known sports teams