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An Iranian Hacker Confesses

by Tim Heath on 2018-05-25 12:46PM in TECHNOLOGY-Hackers, NEWS-News Analysis, GOVERNMENT-National, FREE TO VIEW

Understanding the hierarchy of Iran's hackers offers insight into how to defend against the prospect of attacks from the Islamic Republic.

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Turkey Using German Spy Software On Opposition Politicians & Activists

by Tim Heath on 2018-05-23 12:27PM in NEWS-News Analysis, INTELLIGENCE-Europe, GOVERNMENT-National, FREE TO VIEW

The Turkish government has used a German-made spy program to infiltrate the smartphones of the Turkish opposition, despite a ban on its export.

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Hacking The Vote

by Tim Heath on 2018-05-22 11:18AM in TECHNOLOGY-Hackers, NEWS-News Analysis, GOVERNMENT-National, FREE TO VIEW

More than 20 elections scheduled in N. America and Europe over the next two years will provide “fertile ground” for interference.

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Trump Eliminates Top Cybersecurity Post

by Tim Heath on 2018-05-22 10:38AM in NEWS-News Analysis, GOVERNMENT-National, FREE TO VIEW

An expert to streamline & coordinated the various agencies of the US government is not being replaced.

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Ex-Employee Suspected Of Leaking CIA Hacking Tools

by Tim Heath on 2018-05-21 10:04AM in INTELLIGENCE-US, GOVERNMENT-Police, GOVERNMENT-National, FREE TO VIEW

A CIA operative who worked on computer code used to spy on foreign adversaries is suspected of giving top-secret information to WikiLeaks.

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China Is Behind A Decade Of Hacks On Software Companies

by Tim Heath on 2018-05-17 04:38PM in TECHNOLOGY-Hackers, GOVERNMENT-National, FREE TO VIEW

Chinese spy agencies are behind a decade of network intrusions using advanced malware to penetrate US, EU & Russian software companies.

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First GDPR. Now A New EU Cyber Regulation

by Tim Heath on 2018-05-14 01:06PM in NEWS-News Analysis, GOVERNMENT-National, FREE TO VIEW, BUSINESS-Services-Law

The Network & Information Security (NIS) regulation is aimed at creating a base level of security for essential services within the EU.

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Iran Likely To Retaliate With Cyberattacks

by Tim Heath on 2018-05-14 09:30AM in NEWS-News Analysis, GOVERNMENT-National, GOVERNMENT-Defence, FREE TO VIEW

The experts at Recorded Future say Iran could swiftly deliver cyberattacks against Western business following US withdrawal from a nuclear treaty.

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The Next Russian Cyberattacks Will Be More Damaging

by Neil Telford on 2018-05-01 01:48PM in FREE TO VIEW, GOVERNMENT-National, NEWS-News Analysis

Russia is using cyber warfare methods as part of a wider effort to attack the international system, according to the British Prime Minister.

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The Cambridge Analytica Scandal 'highlights need for AI regulation'

by Tim Heath on 2018-04-23 11:54AM in NEWS-News Analysis, GOVERNMENT-National, FREE TO VIEW

British legislators are worried about the potential for misuse & monopolisation of data by big technology companies operating in the UK.

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