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

Morrisons employee arrested over payroll data theft

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Insider apprehended over the theft and publishing online of payroll data of 100,000 staff
17 Mar 2014

UPDATED: Morrisons staff payroll data stolen and published on the internet

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Morrisons promises that "no colleague will be left financially disadvantaged"
14 Mar 2014

Social media “crimes” increase by one-third in three years

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Kent and Hampshire are the epicentre of "online hate", according to police figures
13 Mar 2014

US plans to electronically monitor workers with security clearances

Monitoring system will link to up to 40 outside databases – including credit agencies and, potentially, medical records
13 Mar 2014

Google gives UK government “super flagger” status for YouTube

"Unsavoury", but not illegal videos will be flagged, says security minister James Brokenshire
13 Mar 2014

Google to encrypt searches in response to NSA surveillance claims

Encryption intended to evade snooping by NSA, GCHQ and Chinese authorities
13 Mar 2014

US security agency using automated platform to spread malware

Up to 100,000 PCs compromised according to the latest documents from Edward Snowden
13 Mar 2014

British Gas deploys SAS analytics “as a service” to drive marketing campaigns

Analytic capabilities intended to mine customer information to power outbound marketing initiatives
12 Mar 2014

Meet IT's new boss: The CMO...

A growing number of CIOs are having to fend off an outright takeover by sales and marketing departments
12 Mar 2014

IT Leaders' Forum: Security in the age of insecurity

How can organisations avoid falling dangerously behind in the cyber security arms race?
11 Mar 2014

Malware writers 'using marketing techniques' to evaluate their attacks, claims Proofpoint

Attackers using techniques adopted from top marketing companies to avoid anti-spam email security – and to entice people to click
07 Mar 2014

CIO Priorities - Shiva Kumar, CIO, Snow & Rock

Graeme Burton speaks to Shiva Kumar about his priorities for this year, and why he believes cloud is the most important tech trend today
06 Mar 2014

Government to review data gathering activities of spy agencies

Deputy prime minister Nick Clegg calls for oversight of security services to be tightened up
04 Mar 2014

Bored of Android and Apple? Sailfish version 1.0 is finally launched...

Linux-based smartphone operating system to be fully launched in March
21 Feb 2014

Facebook buys WhatsApp for $19bn – with founders and staff sharing $3bn

Biggest-ever tech-sector takeover values WhatsApp users at $42 each
20 Feb 2014