Latest Computer Crime News
Late last year, UK authorities helped to organise a cyber “war game” for institutions in London’s financial district, directing the banks,...Feb 24, 2014 Cyber Squared says the solution to cyber crime lies in firms sharing information
The growing number of cyber attacks on U.S. businesses, federal agencies and other institutions could be stymied if the victims of those attacks shared more...Jan 29, 2014 Russia hacked hundreds of Western, Asian companies: security firm
(Reuters) – A U.S. cybersecurity firm says it has gathered evidence that the Russian government spied on hundreds of American, European and Asian...Jan 29, 2014 Computer users warned about upsurge in cyber crime
COMPUTER users across Warwickshire and West Mercia are being urged to step up their security to avoid joining the rising number of cyber crime victims....
Dec 17, 2013 Cybercrime shopping list study points to falling prices
ancy a bank account with $300,000 (£184,000) in it? If you know where to look and you don’t mind dealing with cybercriminals then the going rate is...Dec 13, 2013 Ukrainian Head of Cybercrime Marketplace Gets 18 Years in Prison
A Ukrainian cybercriminal was sentenced to 18 years in prison by a U.S. judge for his role in co-founding the CarderPlanet website, where thieves sold...Dec 09, 2013 Cross-Platform Malware: A Growing Threat For Computers
There is a new threat in town when it comes to malware; it attacks without prejudice and it’s got cross-platform power. The same strain of a particular...Dec 06, 2013 Need to tighten treaties with US in cyber crime cases: HS
New Delhi, Dec 5: Concerned over a large number of cyber service providers based out of India, Union Home Secretary Anil Goswami today said legal treaties...Dec 06, 2013 Cybercrime Unit being upgraded, strengthened, says commissioner
"In fact, the Cybercrime Unit will now be upgraded to a stand-alone division and we have been promised significant financial and technical support from an...Dec 06, 2013 Defense: Federal agent pursued easy target in cybercrime case
The defense in a federal racketeering and organized crime trial in Las Vegas tried Thursday to discredit the prosecution’s star witness, saying he went...Dec 04, 2013 URM Stores stop cyberattack, credit systems back online
A massive cyberattack targeting credit cards at local grocery stores has been blocked. URM Stores, which includes Rosauers Supermarkets and Yoke’s...Nov 11, 2013 1 million cyber crime victims in SA
South Africans are feeling the effects of an increase in cyber crime, collectively costing victims over R3.42 billion rand over the past 12 months, according...Oct 24, 2013 Government seeks FSB responsibility for cybercrime prevention
he Russian government has prepared a bill that allows the Federal Security Service (FSB) to take measures against hackers who threaten the country’s...Oct 07, 2013 UK National Crime Agency launches with cyber criminals in its sights
The UK’s new National Crime Agency (NCA) launched on Monday in an effort to co-ordinate the nation’s efforts to tackle high-level crime within a...Oct 02, 2013 Cybersecurity researcher joins the ranks of the "brilliant"
NYU-Poly professor Justin Cappos developed digital platform used widely to circumvent censorship, aid education; named one of the young 'Brilliant 10'...