In 2011, European authorities reported more than 50 severe outages among communications networks and services, according to a new report by the EU's top cybersecurity agency.
The European Network and Information Security Agency outlines the benefits and pitfalls for companies thinking of entrusting a third party with their data and even their entire business infrastructure.
Neelie Kroes, who is best known for handling the European Union's antitrust case against Microsoft, is designated as the new digital agenda commissioner.
A recent NSS Labs report on browser security rates Internet Explorer versions 8 and 9 head-and-shoulders above Google Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Opera for blocking socially engineered malware, but these results may be misleading.
Critics say U.S. government is failing to provide important information on Stuxnet instead of giving it the special treatment other countries are.