Later this month sees the third running of CycleHack, a collaborative brainstorming event which has grown to cover 38 cities on five continents. Will this year’s hacks outdo past successes like the viral hit Penny in Yo’ Pants?
An investigation into alleged computer hacking by a private investigator will not pursue further action against anyone, Metropolitan Police says.
Operation Kalmyk looked at computer hacking offences in relation to suspected business espionage.
As part of Kalmyk, which began in
Today is the first anniversary of the huge naked celebrity picture leak known as The Fappening, but cops have still not managed to arrest the pervy perpetrator.
On this day last year, hundreds of graphic sexual pictures of stars including
ERBIL – Kurdish programmers and hackers have competed in a two-day workshop in Erbil to hack a website designed by a cyber security expert.
The US Consulate in Erbil joined up with organisations AngleHack and HackaGlobal to hold the
Having outgrown the odiferous corridors of the Rio, hacker conference Def Con entered this year by relocating to Bally’s Hotel and Casino — a venue described to me, in turns, by a Mandalay Bay hairdresser as “a shithole,” a taxi
A report in the Financial Times says cyber security researchers were able to hack into and gain control of a Tesla Model S and shut the vehicle down at a low speed.
The researchers, Lookout Security CTO Kevin Mahaffey and
Prosecutors have revealed the details of a scheme that saw stock traders and hackers team up to make as much as $100m (£64m) in illegal profits over five years.
Charges were brought against nine people in an insider-trading
It’s summer camp for hackers in Las Vegas this week. That’s how event organizers describe three tech conferences — Black Hat USA, DEF CON and B-Sides LV — that are scheduled concurrently each summer. When the hackers are in town,
Local, state and federal government share the same challenges when it comes to cybersecurity: keeping ahead of the hackers in the IT arms race and recruiting cyber talent to defend systems and help with new initiatives.
Now, universities in Louisiana
Cubic Cyber Solutions, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Cubic Global Defense (CGD), a business of Cubic Corporation (NYSE: CUB), will showcase a range of Cross Domain (XD) solutions that are utilized for defense, intelligence and homeland security customers at the
Academics at Cambridge University are behind the launch of a new research centre which is focused on understanding how criminality is conducted online.
The Cambridge Cloud Cybercrime Centre, a multi-disciplinary initiative combining expertise from the University of Cambridge’s Computer Laboratory,
A Ghanaian cyber security expert, Albert Antwi-Boasiako, has been selected by the Council of Europe to moderate a session at its Cooperation against cyber crime – Octopus Conference scheduled for June 17 to 19 in Strasbourg, France.
The Council of
During a news conference on June 8 at the Group of Seven (G7) summit in Germany, President Barack Obama made it a point to focus on cyber security. The President claimed that the country needs to be as “nimble, aggressive,
On the heels of conducting an educational session at PSA-TEC in Colorado last month, I had the opportunity to travel to Washington, D.C. to attend the “State of the CyberSecurity Union” with Adm. Mike Rogers, director of the National Security
The message was simple: Companies should expect to be attacked, according to Telstra chief information security officer, Mike Burgess, who delivered his company’s view of the cyber security landscape at the 2015 Check Point Cyber Security Symposium. The threat, according
(Thomson Reuters ONE via COMTEX) — HANOVER, Md., June 03, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Hexis Cyber Solutions (Hexis), a wholly-owned subsidiary of The KEYW Holding Corporation KEYW, +7.60% and a provider of advanced cybersecurity solutions for commercial companies and government
SANTA MONICA—On June 6, the City of Santa Monica will host an event at the Santa Monica Public Library in honor of the National Day of Civic Hacking.
At the event, called Hack the Beach, the City of Santa Monica
HAMILTON, Bermuda, May 31, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — One of America’s most respected authorities on Internet security, former White House chief information officer Theresa Payton, will give the keynote speech at next week’s annual Bermuda Captive Conference (June 8–10), of
AN JOSE, CA, May 29, 2015 (Marketwired via COMTEX) — The nation’s first interactive exhibition about Cyber Security will open at The Tech Museum of Innovation in San Jose next week. Cyber Detectives, presented by Palo Alto Networks, is
Growing inclination towards cloud storage, introduction of public clouds and growing emphasis on digitization are propelling the need for cyber security across the globe. North America and Europehave been the leading revenue contributors, capturing major shares in the market in