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Want A Career In Cybersecurity?

by Tim Heath on 2017-06-28 02:02PM in NEWS-News Analysis, JOBS-HR & Training, JOBS-Education, FREE TO VIEW

A growing cyber threat landscape and an estimated 1 million unfilled cybersecurity jobs worldwide means career opportunities are wide open.

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Intelligence-Led Policing Gets Automated

by Tim Heath on 2017-06-28 09:34AM in NEWS-News Analysis, GOVERNMENT-Police, FREE TO VIEW

An Electronic Detective: VALCRI is a semi-automated analysis system that can reconstruct crime situations, generate insights and discover leads.

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EU Fines Google $2.7 Billion

by Tim Heath on 2017-06-28 08:32AM in NEWS-News Analysis, GOVERNMENT-National, FREE TO VIEW, BUSINESS-Services-Law, BUSINESS-Services-IT & Telecoms

Google systematically gave prominent placement in searches to its own comparison shopping service and demoted rivals in search results.

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Petya: The Latest  Global Ransomware Incident

by Tim Heath on 2017-06-28 08:17AM in NEWS-News Analysis, FREE TO VIEW, BUSINESS-Services-IT & Telecoms

Petya works similarly to the WannaCry ransomware that infected more than 230,000 computers in 150 countries last month.

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Facebook Deploys AI To Block Terror Propaganda

by Tim Heath on 2017-06-27 01:27PM in NEWS-News Analysis, FREE TO VIEW, BUSINESS-Services-IT & Telecoms

Criticism from legislators, advertiser boycotts and lawsuits by terrorist outrage victims are pushing Facebook to find better ways to banish terrorist activity.

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IoT Will Change (Almost) Everything In Cybersecurity

by Tim Heath on 2017-06-27 09:58AM in TECHNOLOGY-New, NEWS-News Analysis, FREE TO VIEW, BUSINESS-Services-IT & Telecoms

An over reliance on AI technology could easily
result in complacency - which is exactly what the cybercriminals want in prospective targets.

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Information Security Forum Launches - Threat Intelligence Report

by Tim Heath on 2017-06-27 09:46AM in NEWS-News Analysis, FREE TO VIEW, BUSINESS-Services-IT & Telecoms

A new report from the widely respected ISF aims to help organisations to find and use threat intelligence much more effectively.

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UK Fraud Hotspots Revealed

by Tim Heath on 2017-06-27 09:33AM in NEWS-News Analysis, GOVERNMENT-Police, FREE TO VIEW

Action Fraud data confirms that London is the capital of the UK for social media hacking, but there are surprising regional variations.

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NHS Cyberattack Was 'launched from N. Korea'

by Tim Heath on 2017-06-26 05:44PM in TECHNOLOGY-Hackers, NEWS-News Analysis, FREE TO VIEW, BUSINESS-Services-IT & Telecoms, BUSINESS-Services-Health & Welfare

The UK's NCSC confirm the view that the Wannacry attack which badly affected the National Health Service was perpetrated by N. Korea.

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Report Predicts Banks To Get €4.7bn Fines In First 3 years Under GDPR

by Tim Heath on 2017-06-26 04:26PM in NEWS-News Analysis, FREE TO VIEW, BUSINESS-Services-Law, BUSINESS-Services-Financial

With an estimated 128 breaches per year in the EU financial services industry, the cost of paying GDPR penalties could be huge.

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