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Jan 28, 2015 An Unmatched Cyber Attack

It was a shocking moment to hear about an unmatched/unparalleled cyber attack which took the US employers by surprise. The surprising event was a severe...

Jan 08, 2015 Lack of cybercrime awareness scary

ASK someone about cybercrimes in the country and the answer will likely be a blank stare. Despite an estimated $550 to $735 million in losses to Gulf...

Dec 22, 2014 ACSC opens cybercrime reporting outlet for businesses, government

Australian businesses and government agencies will now be able to report online security incidents via the Australian Cyber Security Centre (ACSC). The...

Dec 22, 2014 The state of cybersecurity in the enterprise: 2015

It's been an interesting year for cybersecurity. High-profile attacks have been launched against the likes of Sony, Target, Staples and a number of US...


Nov 26, 2014 Intel to work with Europol on fighting cybercrime

An agreement between Intel’s McAfee security branch and European law enforcement will allow the two to work on joint operations to fight cybercrime....

Nov 26, 2014 US Fights Cybercrime From Suburban Office Parks

Ground zero in the nation’s fight against cybercrime hides in plain sight, in a nondescript suburban office building with no government seals or signs....

Oct 27, 2014 Cybercrime now becoming a serious problem for many Britons

Many Britons have been the victim of a cybercrime such as identity theft, hacking or abuse on social media, new research has found. UK losses from online...

Oct 07, 2014 BBC World News commissions major new Cybercrime series

MUMBAI: BBC World News has commissioned a major new six- part series, presented by technologist Ben Hammersley, exploring a global threat that could impact...

Sep 23, 2014 Cyber Crime talks for Arusha

The Tanzania ISACA Chapter and the Norway Registers Development EastAfrica Limited have organized a conference to address cybercrime in East Africa....

Aug 28, 2014 USM opens cybersecurity training lab

PORTLAND, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- With hacking becoming an increasing problem in the digital age, some schools are implementing cybersecurity curriculum to...

Jul 23, 2014 Concealed cyber crime gang uncovered

Targets lucrative industries, hosted on Dropbox. A hacking group that has been operating virtually undetected by anti virus systems since at least 2007...

May 19, 2014 Cyber crime needs tackling head on says Warwickshire police chief

CYBER crime is a threat that needs to be tackled head on. That is according to Warwickshire’s police and crime commissioner Ron Ball who described...

May 19, 2014 Fraud prosecutions dramatically decrease as cybercrime rises

Despite a rise in fraud, prosecutions are decreasing whilst cybercrime charges are increasing. White collar crime prosecutions have decreased...

May 19, 2014 Microsoft strikes cybercrime agreement with ACMA

New agreement involves real-time sharing of data on Australian computers. The Australian Communication and Media Authority has formed an alliance with...

Apr 29, 2014 Police Grapple With Cybercrime

Analyst Cody Dunn works with SnapTrends location-based social-media monitoring software at the Statewide Information and Analysis Center in Sandy, Utah. The...

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