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A Guide To Preventing Charity Cybercrime

by Tim Heath on 2018-05-22 04:49PM in NEWS-News Analysis, GOVERNMENT-Police, GOVERNMENT-Local, FREE TO VIEW

Specialist insurer finds that 17% of UK charities have experienced cyber attacks, with ransomware top of the list whilst 63% worry about cyber crime.

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US City Of Atlanta Suffers An Attack

by Tim Heath on 2018-03-28 09:38AM in NEWS-News Analysis, GOVERNMENT-Local, FREE TO VIEW

Atlanta has come under attack in the first known incident of ransomware being used against multiple municipal operations.

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Cybercrime Costs Londoners £26m Every Month

by Neil Telford on 2018-03-20 12:29PM in NEWS-News Analysis, GOVERNMENT-Police, GOVERNMENT-Local, FREE TO VIEW

Scotland Yard say Londoners are losing an average of £26 million a month in cyber attacks on the capital's businesses and citizens.

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India’s Political Parties Fighting A Cyberwar

by Tim Heath on 2018-01-29 12:07PM in NEWS-News Analysis, GOVERNMENT-Local, FREE TO VIEW

Indian regional elections are highly contested and this year the arguments in Karnataka State are spurring big growth in social media traffic.

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US States Turning To Insurance

by Tim Heath on 2017-12-04 05:06PM in NEWS-News Analysis, GOVERNMENT-Local, FREE TO VIEW, BUSINESS-Services-Financial

Local Government has proven vulnerable. Now more US states are buying cyber insurance to protect themselves from the consequences of a breach.

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North Korea Denies Involvement In WannaCry

by Neil Telford on 2017-11-07 01:11PM in NEWS-News Analysis, GOVERNMENT-Local, FREE TO VIEW

North Korea has challenged accusations of being behind Wannacry ransomware calling them a “wicked attempt” to tighten sanctions.

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Firefighters Get AR Powered Glasses

by Neil Telford on 2017-10-04 11:02AM in NEWS-News Analysis, GOVERNMENT-Local, FREE TO VIEW

Firefighters could go further into hazardous situations and exit safely using Augmented Reality (AR) glasses in development at BAE Systems.

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More Sensitive US Voter Records Leaked

by Neil Telford on 2017-09-25 07:21PM in NEWS-News Analysis, GOVERNMENT-Local, FREE TO VIEW

Alaskan Voters AWOL: A cache of voter records on over a half-million US citizens has been found posted online.

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Local Government Computer Systems Are Soft Targets

by Neil Telford on 2017-09-19 06:37PM in GOVERNMENT-Police, GOVERNMENT-Local, FREE TO VIEW, NEWS-News Analysis

Even a small vulnerability can lead to big problems. A hack affecting NY state police illustrates the vulnerability of local government networks.

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Cyber Attacks Against Korean Missile Launches

by Tim Heath on 2017-04-21 08:57AM in NEWS-News Analysis, GOVERNMENT-National, GOVERNMENT-Local, FREE TO VIEW

The North Korean government appears to be marching toward its goal of nuclear weapons, slowly or otherwise.

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