Data breaches can be traced back to nine attack 'patterns', says Verizon report
Almost every security incident and data breach recorded during 2013 can be traced back to a series of basic threat types or ‘patterns', many of which are specific to industry sectors, Verizon's bellwether 2014 Data Breach Investigations Report (DBIR) has concluded.
Qualcomm could face SEC probe over Chinese bribery allegations
Qualcomm's activities in China could result in regulatory penalties for the chip vendor, this time from the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission over bribery allegations.
China's Xiaomi targets ten markets in international expansion
Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi plans to enter ten foreign markets later this year, including Brazil, Mexico and Russia, in a bid to expand globally with its low-cost but cutting-edge phones.
Huawei predicts eight billion smartphone users by 2025
Eight billion people will use smartphones and 100 billion terminals will be interconnected via the internet by 2025, according to Chinese ICT multinational Huawei.
Megaupload seeks return of millions in frozen Hong Kong assets
Megaupload, the defunct file-storage site, is asking a Hong Kong court to release millions of dollars in assets as part of efforts to allow its former users to reclaim their data.
China working on Linux replacement for Windows XP
China is working on a Linux operating system that can replace the now-vulnerable Windows XP and protect the country's networking infrastructure.
HKIRC announces Fifth Top 10 .hk Website Competition results
Winning websites demonstrate outstanding dedication to community, says organizer