PandaLabs, Panda Security’s anti-malware laboratory, has released its latest whitepaper entitled, “Privacy in Public Administration.” The whitepaper details numerous cyber-attacks on specific countries, and how the government sector is becoming a more focused area of attack for cyber-criminals. The full
The Air Force is beginning to see glimmers of progress under a sweeping plan that aims to eventually give its weapons systems the same amount of cybersecurity attention the service devotes to its traditional IT networks. But the effort is
Across all industries, the financial sector has one of the more mature and well-developed approaches to cybersecurity. Yet, despite the banks’ increased investments into cybersecurity, a disconnect remains between spending and risk.
Increasingly digitized environments and the Internet of Things
China officially kicked off its third Cybersecurity Week on Sept. 19 in Wuhan, Hubei province. The event, which aims to raise public awareness of Internet security issues, will run from Sept. 19 to 25.
Jointly held by six top-level state
This November, 160 Israeli companies will be presenting homeland security and cyber defense technological developments to thousands of visitors from all over the world at an Israel Export Institute-sponsored conference. Among the innovations on display will be a technology to
A three-day high-level seminar on a cyber-security framework for financial services is underway at the Paradise Suites Hotel in Kololi.
The regional course organised by WAIFEM and hosted by the Central Bank of The Gambia, seeks to expose participants to
Russian hackers have released confidential information about dozens more Olympic athletes, the World Anti-Doping Agency says.
The new leak from cyber criminal group known as “Tsar Team” and “Fancy Bear” affects 25 athletes, including 10 from the U.S., WADA said
Too bad it took hacks of election systems in Arizona and Illinois to draw needed attention to security problems that computer scientists have been red-flagging for 15 years.
The warnings started with the computer voting response to the 2000 election
Russian hackers released Wednesday night another batch of Olympians’ medical records stolen from the World Anti-Doping Agency, including information on 10 American athletes.
That and other breaches at the DNC, state election systems and an alleged NSA hack raise concerns
A computer hacker, who was living a lavish lifestyle in London’s Canary Wharf, has been convicted of orchestrating a series of cyberattacks on the computers of a gold bullion firm and using the pilfered data to steal nearly £90,000 worth
We are coming closer to the point where a cyber-attack will cost every large business more than $1 million.
We are coming closer to the point where a cyber-attack will cost every large business more than $1 million. According to
The Apple iPhone was thought to be safe from cyber attack. Not any more. First to reveal its vulnerabilities was the FBI, which in April paid $1.3m to an unknown source for a hacking tool to break into an iPhone.
America’s people centric and globally popular emergency helpline number 911 has been found to be easily vulnerable to Distributed Denial of Service or DDoS attacks. Mordechai Guri, Yisroel Mirsky, Yuval Elovici, researchers at the Cyber Security Research Centre of Ben
My paper highlights the pros and cons of technology based banking services in India. Banks mobilize public savings and facilitate investments. The liberalization of banking services by the government and the Reserve Bank of India has accelerated the growth of
Electronics giant Harman says the prospect of cyberattacks on vehicles is becoming increasingly serious, with any form of wireless link, including a separate mobile phone or tablet, providing the conduit hackers need.
Harman’s Asaf Atzmon, director of business development and
Cybercriminals are using Google Docs to host a new Facebook scamming tool, which is designed to steal credentials from potential hackers who try to access other users’ accounts.
A newly discovered crimeware service is turning potential hackers into cybercrime victims
The restaurant’s website was hacked and injected with pseudo Darkleech script, redirecting users to ransomware.
Popular global Chinese restaurant chain Mr Chow’s has been found serving up ransomware to its customers via its website. Security researchers said the restaurant chain,
Austrian police are investigating whether a Turkish nationalist group was behind a failed cyber attack on Vienna airport last week.
Survey: ‘Almost 40 percent of Turks would leave Austria for money’ (08 Sep 16)
Was Vienna airport hack attempt politically
A bored teenager hacked into strangers’ e mail accounts and posted intimate sex images of different women online.
Neil Treanor also revealed the names and addresses of his victims who he did not know but who lived in the same
Police are warning internet users to be on their guard against ‘sextortion’.
The practice sees a victim being lured by another person online into undressing and sometimes performing intimate acts in front of a webcam.
But the footage is recorded