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Russian Spies Used Kaspersky Anti-V To Hack NSA

by Tim Heath on 2017-10-06 12:34PM in TECHNOLOGY-Hackers, NEWS-News Analysis, INTELLIGENCE-US, FREE TO VIEW

Sources claim Russian hackers accessed top secret NSA data via the private computer of a contractor using Kaspersky software.

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Las Vegas Murders: Fake News Follows Every Tragedy

by Tim Heath on 2017-10-05 05:29PM in NEWS-News Analysis, FREE TO VIEW

It’s an unfortunate reality that every tragedy breeds not just misunderstandings, but outright conspiracies and lies on social media.

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Why Do IT Projects Often Fail?

by Neil Telford on 2017-10-04 11:17AM in NEWS-News Analysis, FREE TO VIEW, BUSINESS-Services-IT & Telecoms

Despite new methodologies and management techniques to head off spectacular failures, critical technical initiatives still fall flat at an alarming rate.

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Big Data In The Service of Police

by Neil Telford on 2017-10-04 11:08AM in NEWS-News Analysis, GOVERNMENT-Police, FREE TO VIEW

Dragnet Surveillance & Predictive Policing: Big data analytics both amplifies and transforms police surveillance practices.

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Russia Plans To Shut Facebook For Its Election

by Neil Telford on 2017-10-04 11:05AM in NEWS-News Analysis, GOVERNMENT-National, FREE TO VIEW

Russia’s communications watchdog has threatened to shut down Facebook if it fails to comply with a controversial law on data storage.

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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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A Major UK Cyber Attack Will Happen Soon

by Neil Telford on 2017-10-04 11:00AM in NEWS-News Analysis, GOVERNMENT-National, FREE TO VIEW

A “category one” cyber-attack, the most serious tier possible, will happen “sometime in the next few years”says the National Cyber Security Centre.

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Facebook's Algorithm And Russian Ads

by Neil Telford on 2017-10-04 10:41AM in NEWS-News Analysis, FREE TO VIEW, BUSINESS-Services-IT & Telecoms

The algorithms have done their job, but criticism of Facebook's handling of racist content, fake news and malicious electoral influence are growing.

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Ransomware Analysis Suggests A Bleak Future

by Neil Telford on 2017-10-04 10:36AM in NEWS-News Analysis, GOVERNMENT-Police, FREE TO VIEW

The future of ransomware does not offer any good news, as analysis shows new tactics and advances by the perpetrators.

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Was The German Election Hacked?

by Tim Heath on 2017-10-03 11:05AM in NEWS-News Analysis, GOVERNMENT-National, FREE TO VIEW

With damning evidence now emerging of interference on the US Presidential Election, it is uncertain that German elections were not undermined.

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