#infosec | Interpol Operation Reduces Cryptojacking Infections by 78%

Interpol is celebrating after a region-wide operation led to a drastic reduction in the number of routers in southeast Asia infected with cryptomining malware. Operation Goldfish Alpha began in June […]

#hacking | What is a false flag? How state-based hackers cover their tracks

False flag definition A false flag cyberattack is when a hacker or hacking group stages an attack in a way that attempts to fool their victims and the world about […]

#nationalcybersecuritymonth | Belgian security services call to restrict 5G technology

Thursday, 09 January 2020 In April 2019, U.S. President Donald Trump blacklisted and imposed sanctions on Chinese telecom giant Huawei. Credit: needpix.com Belgium’s security services have classed the Chinese-led rollout […]

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Reflections of a humanitarian bureaucrat – World

Hugo Slim Last week, the incoming Director-General of the ICRC stressed the importance of reducing bureaucracy in humanitarian action. Here, Hugo Slim examines the bureaucratization of humanitarian action as the […]

#infosec | Police to Implement Facial Recognition at Cardiff-Swansea Football Match

South Wales Police has announced that it will be deploying facial recognition technology at the upcoming Premier League football match between Cardiff City FC and Swansea City FC at Cardiff […]

#infosec | UK Firms Hit More Than Once Per Minute in 2019

UK businesses were deluged with cyber-attacks in 2019, with the average firm hit by over half a million attempts to compromise systems, according to new stats from Beaming. The Hastings-based […]

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Reid Kalmus gives an inside look into the cold crevices of ice climbing in Tenmile Canyon

Summit County local Reid Kalmus ice climbs The Shroud route in Tenmile Canyon.Courtesy Reid Kalmus FRISCO — In Summit County’s iconic mountains, avalanche danger doesn’t only affect backcountry skiing and […]

#nationalcybersecuritymonth | U.S. lawmaker seeks ban on intelligence sharing with countries that use Huawei | News

Wednesday, January 08, 2020 12:31 p.m. CST WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Senator Tom Cotton on Wednesday introduced a bill that would prevent the United States from sharing intelligence with countries […]

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Man sentenced in Boston to serve 2 years in multi-state credit card scam

BOSTON – A Florida man will serve 27 months in prison after pleading guilty to stealing the identities of residents, applying for credit cards in their names and using the […]