The MotoSecure Hackathon Day, organised by Motorola Solutions and Impact Hub Bamako in Mali's capital city has helped develop several innovative civil protection initiatives.
In a two-and-a-half hour long confirmation hearing into the role, incoming digital commissioner, Mariya Gabriel, failed to share specifics of her position on encryption.
It would appear both need a lesson on password-hygiene: government ministers are re-using government credentials for social media accounts, and Virgin Media customers aren't changing their default router password.
The IASME Consortium, one of the Cyber Essential Scheme's six accrediting bodies, has had its list of registered consultancies stolen.
The admission from Microsoft comes as Kaspersky Lab is suing the company for antitrust violations.