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TalkTalk call centre staff manacled over security breach

TalkTalk has turned three workers—based at a call centre provider in India—over to the police, as part of its ongoing investigation into the budget …

Facebook disputes Belgian tracking order over use of English in court ruling

The court order included the words ‘cookie’ and ‘browser’, which social network claims is against Belgian law for use of Dutch, French or German<p>Facebook is objecting to the use of English words such as “cookie” and “browser” in a Belgian court order, which has demanded the site stop tracking users …

Survey: More Americans worried about data privacy than income

How concerned are American consumers about their data privacy? The answer: very. A new report from the TRUSTe/National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA) …

Privacy

​Facebook cookie case: Why even the 'Like' button infringes EU 'informed consent' privacy law

Some experts think Europe's informed-consent cookie policy does not go far enough in protecting users from "excessive" personal data-tracking.<p>To …

Privacy

General Data Protection Regulation: A Milestone Of The Digital Age

The conventional wisdom is that the recently agreed-upon General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is the most-lobbied piece of legislation in the history of the European Union.<p>I’m not quite sure how you quantify that, but it’s not surprising. This law will likely go down as a milestone of the …

Privacy

UE et États-Unis peinent à concilier leurs approches de protection des données

Do You Care About Chinese Privacy Law? Well, You Should

The business case for understanding Chinese privacy law is clear. With China’s growing economic power and large consumer base, any international …

Privacy

Analysis confirms coordinated hack attack caused Ukrainian power outage

BlackEnergy was key ingredient used to cause power outage to at least 80k customers.<p>The people who carried out last month's first known hacker-caused …

Mot de passe : 123456 demeure le plus populaire

Gagnez chaque mois un abonnement Premium avec GNT : <b>Inscrivez-vous</b> !<p>Trier par : date / pertinence<p><b>Anonyme</b><p>Le 09/01/2016 à 10:41 #1874792<p>pour ceux en …

International ATM malware gang dismantled by Europol

Author:<p>Published<p>in Law & order, Malware 1<p>Authorities have brought down an international group of computer criminals following a series of …

IT security

Time Warner Cable denies breach

Security Editor<p>Follow:<p>US telecoms firm Time Warner Cable has warned 320,000 customers that their email addresses and account passwords may have been …

EDPS publishes priorities and work programme for 2016

Germany Adopts Law to Enable Class Actions for Data Protection Violations | Privacy & Information Security Law Blog

Privacy

Top 10 operational impacts of the GDPR: Part 2 - The mandatory DPO

The new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is set to replace the Data Protection Directive 95/46/ec effective May 25, 2018. The GDPR is …

Privacy

How did Corning get BCRs in just six months? Well, they'll tell you

Chief privacy officers at companies who've gone after Binding Corporate Rules (BCR) approval in the European Union will largely tell you it was, …

Management

Konnichiwa, Rovnix! Aggressive Malware Hits Japanese Banks

IBM X-Force researchers have discovered that the cybercrime gang operating the Rovnix Trojan has launched an aggressive new infection campaign in …

CES 2016 : MasterCard s'ancre dans l'Internet des objets

Les ambitions de MasterCard sur le paiement électronique dans l’Internet des objets s’illustrent au travers de partenariats stratégiques.<p>Transformer …

Time Warner Cable says 320,000 customers may have been breached

The company said there are "no indications" its systems were breached, but pointed the finger at third-party firms that may have stored customer …

European police smash ATM malware gang

Cyber criminals caused substantial losses across Europe by using Tyupkin malware to access ATM cash cassettes

Security now a top priority in the boardroom as 'breach fear' sets in

Cisco's cyber security director Terry Greer-King talks to V3 about a collaborative and unified approach to security

Figuring Out What Happened After a Data Breach

What’s your plan for when that inevitable network event or, worse, that data breach occurs? Is it to figure things out as you go or is it to plan …

FTC Fines Software Vendor Over Encryption Claims

Henry Schein Faces $250,000 Penalty for Misleading Marketing of Software Marianne Kolbasuk McGee (HealthInfoSec) • January 6, 2016<p>The Federal Trade …

Privacy

EU privacy watchdog to set up ethics advisory group

Security Editor<p>Follow:<p>The independent European data protection supervisor (EDPS) is to set up an external ethics advisory group to address concerns …

The unconventional list of top security events in 2015

There were many security stories in 2015. Narrowing down the list to 10 is quite a daunting task. However in order to stay neutral I decided to chose …

Information Security

Top Data Privacy Issues To Scare You In 2016

In 2016 issues regarding privacy, whether in personal or business data, are going to dominate headlines and change the way people interact with …

The Extortionist in the Fridge

Hackers are taking over devices and demanding ransoms to give them back. What happens when they get ahold of your house?<p>Modern hackers can do much more than steal. They can make their way into a laptop and turn on its webcam, monitor its keystrokes, or transform the device into an inanimate hunk of …

Cloud : Linode réinitialise les mots passe utilisateurs

Le service de Cloud public Linode a annoncé la réinitialisation des mots de passe de l’ensemble des comptes utilisateurs, en raison d’une probable …

Toyota is connecting a lot of cars to a "Big Data Center" this year

Millions of Toyotas around the world, connected to LTE, quietly uploading and downloading from a huge, nondescript building far, far away: that appears to be the end goal of a new initiative announced by Toyota today, which will see the installation of "Data Communication Modules" (DCMs) in a bunch …

Why Are Digital-Privacy Apps So Hard to Use?

​Protecting your data usually means navigating a miserable user experience.<p>Unless two people are in the same room, it’s hard for them to communicate information securely. Phone calls, emails, and text messages could be open to eavesdropping from governments, companies, or hackers—and even paper …

Comprendre les enjeux des technologies du type beacon

Comprendre la naissance, l’essor et les enjeux des technologies du type <i>beacon</i>, qui rendent possible la communication de proximité entre un lieu – une …