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The trial of a Russian man accused of orchestrating a hacking scheme that targeted US pizza restaurants is due to begin this week.

Twitter has reinstated a suspended account that publicised leaked personal data belonging to Democrat politicians. On Friday, the hacker known as "Guccifer 2.0" released contact details of 193 current and ex-Congress members.

A French security researcher says he managed to turn the tables on a cyber-scammer by sending him malware. Technical support scams try to convince people to buy expensive software to fix imaginary problems.

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