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Hackers Came, But the French Were Prepared

by Tim Heath on 2017-05-22 09:02AM in NEWS-News Analysis, INTELLIGENCE-Europe, FREE TO VIEW

President Macron's campaign team thwarted Russian hackers, showing a level of ingenuity missing in Hillary Clinton’s failed presidential campaign.

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UK Proposes Online Surveillance In Real-Time

by Neil Telford on 2017-05-15 07:17PM in NEWS-News Analysis, INTELLIGENCE-Europe, GOVERNMENT-Police, FREE TO VIEW, BUSINESS-Services-Law

The "live" surveillance of British web users' internet communications is proposed in a draft technical paper prepared by the UK government.

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Britain Bombarded With High Level Cyber Attacks

by Tim Heath on 2017-04-04 05:05PM in NEWS-News Analysis, INTELLIGENCE-Europe, GOVERNMENT-National, GOVERNMENT-Defence, FREE TO VIEW

Britain’s new cybersecurity chief says attacks by Russian and Chinese sponsored hackers have ‘threatened national security’

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Estonian Honey Trap

by Tim Heath on 2017-03-20 06:34PM in NEWS-News Analysis, INTELLIGENCE-Europe, GOVERNMENT-Defence, FREE TO VIEW

Beware: Russia could set 'honey traps' for British troops when they deploy according to Estonia's intelligence chief.

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Queen opens Centre to protect against Attacks

by Neil Telford on 2017-02-21 10:16PM in FREE TO VIEW, INTELLIGENCE-Europe, NEWS-News Analysis

The Queen was shown how hackers could target the UK's electricity supply as she opened a centre to protect the nation from cyber-attacks.

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Norway Says Cyber Attacks Came From Russia

by Neil Telford on 2017-02-15 01:36PM in NEWS-News Analysis, INTELLIGENCE-Europe, GOVERNMENT-Local, GOVERNMENT-Defence, FREE TO VIEW

Norway’s institutions have been targeted in a cyber attack by a group suspected of having links to the Russian government.

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GCHQ Is Investing In Cyber-Security Start-Ups

by Neil Telford on 2017-02-08 08:45PM in NEWS-News Analysis, INTELLIGENCE-Europe, FREE TO VIEW

The UK's intelligence agency GCHQ is backing a new hub for tech start-ups in a rare glimpse into its approach to cybersecurity.

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Italian Brother & Sister Cyber Spies Arrested

by Neil Telford on 2017-02-08 12:25AM in NEWS-News Analysis, INTELLIGENCE-Europe, FREE TO VIEW

Two Italians stand accused of having spied on Italian politicians, state institutions, law enforcement agencies, businesses & the Vatican.

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Director's Departure Leaves A Big Hole At GCHQ

by Tim Heath on 2017-01-30 10:57AM in NEWS-News Analysis, INTELLIGENCE-Europe, FREE TO VIEW

The early departure of Robert Hannigan as UK’s GCHQ chief, marks not so much the end of an era as the transition between eras.

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GCHQ Wants Teenage Girls To Join The Cybersecurity Fight

by Neil Telford on 2017-01-24 07:46PM in NEWS-News Analysis, INTELLIGENCE-Europe, FREE TO VIEW

Teenage girls who spend time online and on social media could become the UK's spies of the future. Or so Britain's intelligence agency hopes.

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