BERLIN, GERMANY: Germany said on Friday it had approved Canadian smartphone maker BlackBerry's purchase of data encryption firm Secusmart, whose customers include Chancellor Angela Merkel...
3 Dec 2014
BERLIN, GERMANY: German authorities said the digital identities of 16m online users had been stolen, compromising their email accounts, linked social media and other services.
23 Jan 2014
BERLIN, GERMANY: A German human rights official on Wednesday, 21 August, sharply criticised a British crackdown on the Guardian newspaper over its publication of US security secrets leaked by Edward Snowden.
22 Aug 2013
BERLIN, GERMANY: The German military has known for years of the sweeping US online surveillance programme PRISM, a newspaper reported Wednesday, citing a NATO document from the Afghanistan mission.
18 Jul 2013
HANOVER, GERMANY: Cyber-espionage, cyber-sabotage and potentially even cyber-warfare are genuine threats facing our world - and the discoveries of the first state-sponsored malware programs demonstrates the new capabilities that can be applied by these Internet threats.
9 Mar 2012
TETTNANG, GERMANY / JOHANNESBURG, CAPT TOWN, SA: IT security expert Avira claims to have reached global second position in market share. The company is the second largest anti-virus security company in the world according to the OPSWAT Market Share report, as measured by instalments of the software.
29 Feb 2012