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Mar 10, 2017 Teen 'Suicide Games' Send Shudders Through Russian-Speaking World

MOSCOW -- On February 14, a 10-year-old girl in the St. Petersburg suburb of Kirishi was hospitalized with a concussion and other injuries after falling from...

Mar 09, 2017 Was a Game Called 'Blue Whale' Responsible for Dozens of Suicides in Russia?

The "Blue Whale" suicide game has been responsible for more than 130 suicides in Russia. In February 2017, English-language web sites caught wind of a...

Feb 20, 2017 States vie for Israeli cyber security investment as CyberGym heads downunder

State governments are jostling to win a major cyber security investment from the multibillion-dollar Israeli government-owned electricity company, as the...

Jan 19, 2017 India Sees Rise in Cybercrime

Cyber security incidents are seeing a rise in India, with a total of 39,730 incidents reported in the first 10 months of 2016, as against 44,679 and 49,455...


Jan 19, 2017 Cybercrime and fraud scale revealed in annual figures

There were an estimated 3.6 million cases of fraud and two million computer misuse offences in a year, according to an official survey. The Crime Survey...

Dec 26, 2016 Cyber crime: Hurdles Delhi Police face

Cybercrime is on the rise. Delhi Police, while registering cases for computer-related offences and for online posting of sexually offensive content, often...

Dec 26, 2016 13th International Information Security Conference "Securitatea Informationala-2017"

The Laboratory of Information Security of the Academy of Economic Studies of Moldova announces the 13th International Information Security Conference...

Oct 05, 2016 The 2016 trends in cybercrime that you need to know about

In a report identifying eight trends in the underworld of cybercrime, Europol warned that cybercrime offences were becoming the norm and overtaking the...

Sep 16, 2016 Universities creating advance courses in cybersecurity, anti-terrorism

Universities in San Diego are reporting strong interest in the advanced courses they’ve begun offering in cybersecurity and anti-terrorism issues....

Sep 16, 2016 Cost of a cyber-attack will soon reach $1 million for large businesses

We are coming closer to the point where a cyber-attack will cost every large business more than $1 million. According to a new Kaspersky Lab report, a single...

Aug 29, 2016 In 3 years, India experienced a 350% trudge in cyber crime

While the number of interment users in India is mounting with a notable pace, the rate of cyber crime also lags no behind. According to a recent study, the...

Aug 17, 2016 Mainone's new solution attacks cybercrime

In light of the increase in cybercrime attacks against Nigerian enterprises, MainOne, Nigeria’s premier connectivity and data center solutions...

Aug 17, 2016 Cybersecurity companies work to curb car hacking

n today’s world of super-connectivity, we secure personal data with firewalls, anti-virus protection, and encryption. But what about our cars? Autos...

Jun 07, 2016 Inside the world of cybercrime

Sometimes a reader needs a good old-fashioned crime story. And if that story happens to be true, is told by a former intelligence officer and teaches a great...

Jun 07, 2016 Cybersecurity Will Soon Just Be Security

(TNS) -- Steven Weber wants you to envision a future in which Facebook, Twitter, even Google have just gone bankrupt — a future in which a tech failure...

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