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

Mobile security - is MDM the answer?

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Mobile offers a number of unique attack vectors that both users and organisations are struggling to keep up with. Graeme Burton examines some of the main threats
15 May 2014

Privacy group launches legal challenge over GCHQ malware operation

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Privacy International claims GCHQ surveillance and malware operation breaches human rights laws
15 May 2014

Microsoft the next major vendor to offer a virtual desktop-as-a-service

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Software giant releases “Mohoro” for public preview as it races to catch up with Citrix, VMware and Amazon
14 May 2014

Leaked NSA document shows Microsoft co-operation over Prism

Document suggests NSA routinely collected data from the Microsoft cloud
14 May 2014

Snowden: How the NSA 'interdicts' networking equipment to implant back doors that phone home

'Supply chain interdiction' programme implanted NSA malware on US-made networking hardware
13 May 2014

EU court backs right to demand "irrelevant" information be deleted in case against Google

EU court backs right to demand "inadequate, irrelevant or no longer relevant" information be wiped from the web
13 May 2014

Microsoft “Patch Tuesday” to fix critical security flaws

Bug fixes will fix two critical security flaws - but Windows XP users will be left vulnerable
13 May 2014

Cold store: Why retail chain Snow+Rock built its own ERP system

Specialist retail chain Snow+Rock is expanding both organically and via acquisition. IT director Shiva Kumar tells Graeme Burton how IT is supporting the company's growth – with an in-house developed ERP system
12 May 2014

Staff ignore good cyber security practices if systems and policies are badly designed – report

Organisations need to improve their security practices to encourage staff to adhere to them, claims Government Office for Science report
12 May 2014

AMD to design new micro-architecture for 2015 launch under chip guru Jim Keller

K7 and K8 lead developer Jim Keller to return to AMD to work on new micro-architecture design
12 May 2014

Facebook to open second data centre in Sweden

Open Compute Project design will be most efficient data centre in the world, claims Facebook and Emerson
09 May 2014

'Private' electoral roll data sold to junk mail company after software error

Series of leaks of 'private' electoral register data believed in one-in-four local authorities
09 May 2014

IT staff being targeted by foreign intelligence agencies - MI5

MI5 warns top companies that their IT staff are being targeted
09 May 2014

Intel should “give up” on mobile – JP Morgan

Analyst calls on Intel to give up on mobile after losing $929m to achieve revenues of just $156m
08 May 2014

Orange hacked again – 1.3 million accounts compromised

Orange hacked for the second time in three months. No financial data was stolen, it claims
08 May 2014