Graeme Burton is Chief Reporter at Computing.

He has 15 years of experience in news and magazine journalism, and has edited such titles as Trade & Forfaiting Review, Inside Knowledge and Managing Information & Documents.

Articles & blogs by Graeme Burton

New Spark malware targeting retail systems identified

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Windows XP-based retail systems at risk from yet another memory-scraping malware tool
19 Dec 2014

Cyber security contractors' day rates rise to £500 as demand for security specialists booms

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Companies are turning to contractors as the supply of skilled cyber-security staff dries up
19 Dec 2014

John Gladman takes over as interim CIO at Hounslow Council

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Hounslow Council to continue CRM strategy based on Salesforce.com
19 Dec 2014

Introducing Santa – businessman and technology visionary

Santa Claus isn't just a business leader of global renown, he's been considered a technology visionary ever since taking delivery of his first IBM System/360 mainframe in the 1970s, when he developed the ground-breaking good/bad database
17 Dec 2014

Windows Update behind epidemic of false 'Windows Activation' piracy warnings

Microsoft blames Windows Update KB 3004394 for widespread Windows piracy messages
17 Dec 2014

Personal data should become private property, not Google's or GCHQ's, says David Davis MP

MPs struggling to catch up with technology allow Google and GCHQ to treat personal data as their own
16 Dec 2014

BT in talks to buy EE for £12.5bn

Telecoms giant BT vies to get back into mobile communications 12 years after it floated-off O2
15 Dec 2014

Sony hackers: it's not the North Korean government, nor an insider, suggests security expert Bruce Schneier

Private emails from ordinary staff released by Sony hackers show why privacy is so important – Schneier
15 Dec 2014

Windows 10 release slated for autumn 2015 – Microsoft COO Kevin Turner

Hurried replacement for Windows 8 out in time for next Christmas, promises Microsoft COO
15 Dec 2014

Heathrow and Gatwick affected by IT failure closing London airspace - UPDATED

Another IT failure causes flight disruption as London airspace is closed due to an IT glitch
12 Dec 2014

Yahoo big-data spin-off Hortonworks to raise $100m in Nasdaq stock market flotation

Shares in big-data pioneer priced at $16 each
12 Dec 2014

GCHQ to get more power to tackle online child abuse images

Prime Minister unveils new initiative between National Crime Agency and GCHQ to tackle online child abuse
11 Dec 2014

EU competition commissioner Margrethe Vestager questions Google's rivals over search and advertising

EU's Google probe continues with questioning of rivals expected to finish in January
11 Dec 2014

Warning for big data over EU Data Protection Directive

DLA Piper's Andrew Dyson highlights potential impact of EU Data Protection Directive on companies' big data plans
10 Dec 2014

Ministry of Defence takes G-Cloud route for new data centre

G-Cloud data centre contract with Ark will save money and carbon emissions, claims MoD
09 Dec 2014