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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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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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How To Beat The Hackers

by Tim Heath on 2018-05-08 03:43PM in NEWS-News Analysis, GOVERNMENT-Police, FREE TO VIEW

The global cost of cybercrime is estimated to reach $2 trillion by 2019, a huge increase from the 2015 estimate of $500 billion. What can be done?

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Re-Thinking The Threat Of Ransomware

by Tim Heath on 2018-05-08 03:14PM in NEWS-News Analysis, GOVERNMENT-Police, FREE TO VIEW

Where did ransomware come from, how is it evolving and, most importantly, what steps can organisations take to protect against it?

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Blockchain Will Radically Transform Anti-Fraud

by Neil Telford on 2018-05-01 01:54PM in FREE TO VIEW, GOVERNMENT-Police, NEWS-News Analysis, TECHNOLOGY-New

Blockchain's distributed ledger technology is ideal for meeting government data rules (GDPR) and serving as a trusted tool for identity verification.

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Website Linked To Attacks On UK Banks Is Shut Down

by Tim Heath on 2018-04-26 05:03PM in NEWS-News Analysis, GOVERNMENT-Police, FREE TO VIEW, BUSINESS-Services-Financial

DDOS For Hire: A website linked to more than 4m cyber attacks worldwide, including against some of Britain’s biggest banks, has been shut down.

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The Apps That Map Violence

by Neil Telford on 2018-04-23 09:40PM in TECHNOLOGY-New, NEWS-News Analysis, GOVERNMENT-Police, FREE TO VIEW

Residents of Rio de Janeiro are flocking to use crowdsourcing apps and following the social network pages of crime-watch groups for safety.

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The Impact Of Cybercrime On UK Business

by Neil Telford on 2018-04-11 03:05PM in NEWS-News Analysis, GOVERNMENT-Police, FREE TO VIEW

Government figures for 2017 reveal that almost half of all UK firms were hit by a cyber breach or attack in the previous year, costing £11 billion.

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Police Arrest Bank Hacker Who Stole $1B

by Neil Telford on 2018-04-03 02:59PM in NEWS-News Analysis, GOVERNMENT-Police, FREE TO VIEW

The leader of the gang behind Carbanak and Cobalt malware who attacked over 100 financial institutions worldwide has been arrested.

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Canadians Police Uncover Dark Net Gun Market

by Neil Telford on 2018-04-03 02:38PM in NEWS-News Analysis, GOVERNMENT-Police, FREE TO VIEW

Police around the world are not really addressing crime of the Dark Net, but in Canada the Mounties are focused on hunting for illicit guns.

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