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3 security mistakes small companies make and how to avoid them

3 security mistakes small companies make

Dedicated IT staff are a luxury most very small businesses do without but those organisations still need to find a way to secure their computers against cyber ciminals who aren't looking to cut them a break just because they're small.

AnonGhost hackers deface a fake bank site

AnonGhost hackers deface a fake bank site

"We are watching you / Don't close your eyes," they wrote on the site, which conceivably might have been scary if they'd actually managed to hack their (presumably) intended target, Yorkshire Bank.

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Groupon subsidiary leaks 300K logins, fixes fail, fails again

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SoSasta, the Indian subsidiary of digital discount kings Groupon, leaked 300,000 usernames and plaintext passwords.

They've now closed the leak. But is the problem really fixed?