Pretty Good Procedures for Protecting Your Email

A group of researchers recently released a paper that describes a new class of serious vulnerabilities in the popular encryption standard PGP (including GPG) as implemented in email clients. Until the flaws described in the paper are more widely understood and fixed, users should arrange…

Police Blame US, China for Most Cyber Attacks against Iran

… (cyber) attacks on infrastructures were identified last year with 296 serious attacks on … a US cyber attack on the Iranian oil ministry. “The Cyber Attacks Emergency Center in FATA could thwart hackers‘ attack against the … VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Police Blame US,…

UK hit by 796 cyber attacks in 457 days, GCHQ reveals

… after detecting nearly 800 serious hacking attacks on UK organisations. The National … handing over sensitive information. And hackers were targeting weakly-defended contractors in … of these attacks,’ a report yesterday said. The NCSC said cyber attacks were … VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE UK…

The Music Modernization Act is a Good Solution For Songwriters. Don’t Combine It With Bad Copyright Bills.

For the first time in six years, Congress is considering serious changes to copyright law. As you might imagine, those changes are a mixed bag for the public. One bill, the Music Modernization Act, would create a new system for compensating songwriters and music publishers…

Cyber attacks pose serious threat to financial system: FINMA

Geneva, March 28 (IANS) Cyber attacks are now the most serious … Executive Mark Branson as saying. “Cyber attacks are now the most serious … with the growing threat of cyber attacks as he cited cyber threats … , which opens new fronts for hackers….

Paving the Way for Network Transformation

Telecom and web Service providers today are facing serious challenges. Developments like 5G and ultra high definition video are putting them under growing pressure to supply large bandwidths, fast speeds and low latencies. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Paving the Way for Network Transformation

DOJ Introduces Dark Web Team to Fight Illegal Drug Trade

With the rate of dark web usage increasing every now and then, there is serious concern about a strong and concrete plan or solution to put a stop to it. Well, many have tried to do that over the years, with various firms teaming up…

5 Things Your Employees Are Doing That Will Get You Hacked

Roughly half of all small businesses in the U.S. are at serious risk of being hacked. A CNBC survey of 2,000 small-business owners found that they aren’t spending enough on cybersecurity — and as a result 14 million of them (out of 28 million total…

The 12 biggest hacks, breaches, and security threats of 2017

Security issues took a turn for the serious in 2017. This time around we still suffered the password breaches, malware annoyances, and stolen credit card numbers that have become commonplace in recent years. But the headlines were dominated by more sobering issues. We saw foreign…