Revealed – £2m cost of cyber attack on Copeland Council

… counting the cost of a cyber attack that brought the authority to … attack launched before the August bank holiday of 2017 in which hackers … networks to help isolate future attacks; and making sure knowledge gleaned … the attack. Copeland was one of…

What’s Next For Europe’s Internet Censorship Plan?

Last month, a key European vote brought the EU much closer to a system of universal mass censorship and surveillance, in the name of defending copyright. Members of the EU Parliament voted to advance the new Copyright Directive, even though it contained two extreme and…

Justice Department to announce computer hacking charges against North Korean spy in connection with 2014 attack on Sony Pictures

… major foreign cyber-adversaries to have hacking-related charges brought against government operatives … that Park and other Lazarus Group members conducted the Sony attack … not so easy to remain anonymous when the government commits to … VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Justice Department to announce…

Beijing wants tighter grip on Hong Kong activists

… brought to heel after an activist called for independence for the … has particularly raised Beijing’s hackles. Hong Kong’s chief executive … member, who asked to remain anonymous, said the club was the … VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Beijing wants tighter grip on Hong…

3.7.18 Darknet and Cybercrime Roundup

“Black Hand” Darknet Forum Seized by French Authorities French Customs brought down a darknet forum called the “Black Hand,” the Minister of Public Accounts announced in a press release. The forum functioned as a drug market and a fraud market, former users of the forum…

5.1 Million UK Taxpayers Voice Profiles Collected – Latest Hacking News

Privacy campaigners ‘Big Brother Watch’ have recently brought to light an issue whereby voice profile data of over 5.1 million 5.1 Million UK Taxpayers Voice Profiles Collected on Latest Hacking News. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE 5.1 Million UK Taxpayers Voice Profiles Collected – Latest Hacking…

Olympic hackers may be attacking chemical warfare prevention labs

While Kaspersky didn’t directly point fingers, it brought up a number of clues suggesting that Russia was responsible. Most of the lab targets were people associated with an upcoming biochemical threat conference run by Spiez Laboratory, which just … VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Olympic hackers…

Top 5 takeaways from Cisco Live 2018

Cisco Live 2018 brought customers, partners, employees, and Cisco’s leaders together in Orlando, Florida to discuss the future of technology. More RSS Feed: newsroom.cisco.com/rss-feeds … VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Top 5 takeaways from Cisco Live 2018 http://newsroom.cisco.com/images/mobile_newsAtCisco.png

Victory For The First Amendment: Court Rules That Government Officials Who Tweet to the Public Can’t Block Users Who They Disagree With

Lawsuit Against President Trump Brought by Twitter Users He Blocked New York, New York—President Donald Trump’s blocking of people on Twitter because they criticize him violates the First Amendment, a federal judge in New York ruled today in a resounding victory for freedom of speech…

Former Israeli spy chief and team of elite hackers form cybersecurity firm

… by imitating how real hackers work. Pardo, who headed … protected.” Pardo brought with him hackers that were on the … assemble so-called red teams of hackers to find vulnerabilities in … company’s platform continuously simulates attacks and exposes a network’ … VISIT THE…