The British Home Officer minister proposed recording the traffic data of all UK citizens on social-networking sites, such as Facebook, MySpace and Bebo.
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Money has been taken twice from an as-yet unknown number of Nationwide customers accounts, according to reports on Twitter. Nationwide is investigating the issue
Internet service providers were urged on Monday to check their user traffic patterns to locate and shut down machines infected with the mass-mailing Sober worm.Although Sober is no longer trying to replicate, antivirus company F-Secure believes ISPs must warn infected customers so they can disinfect themselves.
UK internet service providers will be invited to tender for a British government scheme to monitor all internet communications and telecommunications in the country.
Carrier is expected to trial its video-on-demand service early next year, with a commercial launch set for summer.
Study commissioned by BT Group finds that many organizations fail to clean sensitive data off secondhand hard disks.