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El seguro de ciberriesgos alcanzará los 20.000 millones de dólares

Las primas mundiales de seguros cibernéticos superarán los 20.000 millones de dólares en la próxima década, frente a los 2.000 millones que capta en …

Los directivos españoles carecen de visión estratégica para aprovechar las TIC en la empresa

Según el reciente estudio "Nivel digital directivo", PDF, fruto de la colaboración entre EADA Business School, RocaSalvatella y Penteo <b>los directivos</b> …

EE UU espió a 29 altos cargos del Gobierno de Rousseff en 2011

Las revelaciones se producen días después de una visita de la presidenta brasileña a Washington. Brasil da el episodio "por superado"<p>La Agencia …

Un juez avala rastrear el correo de directivos si se sospecha su deslealtad

Exculpado del 'caso Pitiusa' un informático y excolaborador del CNI que accedió a los ordenadores de altos directivos<p>Un juez de Barcelona ha …

Want To Make More Money? Get A Cybersecurity Job

Cybersecurity jobs are among the highest earning in IT, says a new study.<p>A new salary survey indicates that working in cybersecurity–i.e., dealing with script-deploying teenagers and pesky Chinese economic intelligence projects–pays quite well. Tripwire, a Portland-based threat detection firm that …

Cybersecurity

Why Organizations Should Think Of Technology As 'Tools, Not Toys'

New technologies are emerging all over the place. Whether we’re talking about wearable devices, new apps, collaboration platforms, the internet of things, physical gadgets or the like, there’s no denying that emerging technologies can seem overwhelming. This is especially true since these …

Leadership

United Airlines To Reward Hackers Who Help Squish Nasty Bugs... Just Not In Its Planes

United Airlines claims to have become the first airline to offer a bug bounty programme, pledging to reward professional hackers with air miles for finding vulnerabilities in its systems. But, just a month after it banned security researcher Chris Roberts for tweeting about potential hacking of …

Airlines

Un apagón deja las celdas abiertas de 800 presos de Albocásser

Acaip denuncia el “verdadero peligro” al quedar los funcionarios sin luz y pocas linternas<p>90 internos “con perfil muy conflictivo” instigaron al …

Sadie Creese on cybersecurity

¿Se puede prevenir todo el malware?

Me surge la duda leyendo el artículo de José López Arredondo en Cinco Días sobre el informe de FireEye ("Maginot Revised: More real-world results …

Novedades del hackeo a Sony: Insiders

Después del último de los escándalos referentes a los hackeos a Sony, de los que ya hemos hablado en SbD, aquí y aquí, y las especulaciones en las …

Treasury Imposes Sanctions Against the Government of The Democratic People’s Republic Of Korea

<b>Action Targets the Government of North Korea in Response to Recent Provocations</b> <i></i> <b>WASHINGTON –</b> In response to the Government of the Democratic People’s …

North Korea

Obama responde a Corea del Norte con nuevas sanciones tras el ciberataque a Sony

El presidente de Estados Unidos, Barack Obama, anunció este viernes nuevas sanciones contra funcionarios y entidades gubernamentales de Corea del …

U.S. Suspects North Korea Had Outside Help In Sony Hack

WASHINGTON/BOSTON, Dec 29 (Reuters) - U.S. investigators believe that North Korea likely hired hackers from outside the country to help with last month's massive cyberattack against Sony Pictures, an official close to the investigation said on Monday.<p>As North Korea lacks the capability to conduct …

North Korea

Obama called the Sony hack an act of ‘cyber vandalism.’ He’s right.

It's official: "Why didn't you call it cyber warfare?" is the new "Why didn't you call it terrorism?"<p>Over the weekend, Republicans slammed President Obama for that they called a weak-kneed response to the North Korean hackers who are suspected of targeting Sony in a major data breach. In interviews …

Cybersecurity

Cyberwar or Cybervandalism?

The whole story would likely be rejected as a Hollywood plot, on the grounds that nobody would believe it could ever happen, even as comedy or farce. A dictator is insulted by an upcoming movie -- a comedy about his own assassination -- and he unleashes his hackers on the studio to take revenge, by …

North Korea

As North Korea Loses Internet, Anonymous, Others Question Whether It Really Hacked Sony

WASHINGTON -- North Korea's Internet service went down in a suspected cyberattack Monday, just days after the U.S. government blamed the country for hacking Sony Pictures Entertainment and the White House said it was considering a "proportional response" to the crime.<p>Doug Madory, director of …

North Korea

Did North Korea Really Attack Sony?

I am deeply skeptical of the FBI's announcement on Friday that North Korea was behind last month's Sony hack. The agency's evidence is tenuous, and I …

¿Hackers de la mafia piratean la fiscalía Anticorrupción?

Me ha resultado muy interesante la lectura del artículo publicado ayer en el diario <i>El Mundo</i> sobre los accesos no autorizados a los equipos de varios …

'Hackers' de la mafia piratean los archivos de Anticorrupción

La <b>Fiscalía Anticorrupción</b> lleva más de un año sufriendo ataques informáticos encaminados a espiar el contenido de sus principales investigaciones …

An Online Safety site and Games for Kids

Welcome to the Carnegie Cyber Academy, the most prestigious cyber defense training facility in the world. My name is Commander Omni. I am the …

China builds computer network impenetrable to hackers

China is building the world’s first long-distance quantum encryption network, a 1,200-mile line between Beijing and Shanghai that will be theoretically unhackable<p><b>China</b> will soon have the world's most secure major computer network, making communications between Beijing and Shanghai impenetrable to …

Quantum Mechanics

Spyware exports will need a licence under new EU rules

‘Intrusion software’ joins nuclear reactors and rocket fuel on the EU’s list of technologies that may have military applications<p>Companies which make spyware will have to apply for permission to export the software once new EU regulations come into effect in late December.<p>Officially referred to as …

Spyware

Millions of websites hit by Drupal hack attack

<b>Up to 12 million websites may have been compromised by attackers who took advantage of a bug in the widely used Drupal software.</b><p>The sites use Drupal to manage web content and images, text and video.<p>Drupal has issued a security warning saying users who did not apply a patch for a recently discovered …

You can now connect to Facebook despite Internet censorship via new Tor link

In an early morning blog post, no doubt targeted at overseas users, Facebook said it is experimenting with providing direct access to it social network over the Tor network.<p>Tor is a secure network that allows users to surf the web mostly anonymously and prevents websites from tracking their …

Internet Censorship

Vladimir Putin Employs An Army Of Skilled Hackers, Report Finds

Some of the most sophisticated hackers in the world may be taking orders from one of the U.S. government's biggest adversaries: Russian President Vladimir Putin.<p>A new report released Tuesday by the security firm FireEye said it has uncovered evidence of "long-standing, focused operations that …

Russia

Americans Fear Hacking More Than Any Other Crime, Poll Finds

The crime that Americans fear the most is having their credit card information stolen by hackers, according to a new poll.<p>A Gallup survey published Monday found that 69 percent of U.S. residents worry “frequently” or “occasionally” about computer hackers stealing their credit card information from …

Identity Theft

Data Breaches Are Making People Hate Your Brand

"It’ll blow over" is not a very good mantra for the retail industry.<p>It seems like we can’t go a few weeks without news of a new data breach. The most recent came by way of Staples, which announced earlier this week that it was looking into a possible flaw in protecting customer credit card data. …