Cyberattack

Could bitcoin help you get a job in 2018?

Barely a day went by in 2017 without bitcoin making the headlines.<p>Yet, a quick buck aside, to the man on the street the use or benefit of the …

Bitcoin

North Korean Hacker Group Seen Behind Crypto Attack in South

The same North Korean hacking outfit associated with the Sony Pictures Entertainment data theft was behind attacks on South Korean cryptocurrency …

North Korea

Maersk and IBM to launch blockchain-based trading platform

Copenhagen — The world’s largest container shipping firm AP Moller-Maersk is teaming up with IBM to create an industry-wide trading platform, based …

Bitcoin

How FarmaTrust Plans to Revolutionize the Pharmaceutical Sector Using Blockchain

Clever applications of blockchain technologies have the potential to fundamentally change lives. For instance, FarmaTrust, a highly anticipated and …

Bitcoin

Firms buy insurance 'in mad panic' as cyber-attacks soar

<b>With cyber-attacks increasing in frequency and severity, many companies are turning to insurance to cover their mounting losses. But can insurers quantify the risk accurately and could insurance lead to corporate complacency?</b><p>Many firms feel like they're under siege.<p>Cyber-attacks are coming thick …

Cybersecurity

Indiana Hospital Hacked, Held Ransom for Bitcoin

<b>Hancock Regional Hospital, just east of Indiana, has become the latest victim of a Bitcoin cyber-attack.</b><p>New Attack Variants in the Digital …

Cybersecurity

The Guardian view on UK defence strategy: Britain’s priorities must be European

Brexit or no Brexit, the UK and France must use this week’s summit to work more closely together on military and security issues<p>Whether Brexit happens or whether it does not, one thing will not change. Britain will need a defence strategy for the future that better reflects its real place in the …

Brexit

Does Aviation Industry Need to Implement Cyber Security? An Overview!

The aviation industry is one of the major contributors to the global economy. People consider aviation safer than the other modes of transportation. In case a cyber-attack occurs in this industry, it would result in major economic and social consequences. The airlines are turning towards internet …

Cybersecurity

Russia behind NotPetya cyberattack in Ukraine, CIA concludes

The CIA concluded that Russian military hackers were responsible for a cyberattack that disabled computers in Ukraine last year, The Washington …

Russia

Brace yourselves for the 'terabyte (sic) of death', warns US army IT boss

The outgoing head of the Defense Information Systems Agency, which handles computer security for the US Department of Defense, has warned a massive …

Cyber-attacks

Cyberattack could lead to inadvertent nuclear strike, think tank warns

Nuclear strikes could be launched by mistake because aging or unsophisticated weapons systems are vulnerable to cyberattacks, an international relations think tank warned Thursday.<p>A hack could lead to false information being passed to decision-makers during a crisis, London-based Chatham House said …

World News

Where to Start with Automating IT

Social Media Coordinator<p>Professor James Woudhuysen returns to the panel this week to talk about all things automation. While the benefits of …

Cyber-attacks

Stay cyber-safe in January Litmos Heroes releases new guidelines

With online spending set to hit record levels this January, leading learning provider Litmos Heroes is warning retailers to make sure their …

News (Wales)

Why ‘Coercive Diplomacy’ is a Dangerous Farce

With his recent “my (nuclear) button is bigger than yours” taunt, Donald Trump’s rhetoric has fully descended into school yard braggadocio, with …

North Korea

Cyber-attack risk on nuclear weapons systems 'relatively high' – thinktank

Lack of skilled staff, slowness of institutional change exposes UK and US capabilities, warns Chatham House<p>US, British and other nuclear weapons systems are increasingly vulnerable to cyber attacks, according to a new study by the international relations thinktank Chatham House.<p>The threat has …

Cybersecurity

The cybercrime challenge: 'fighting 21st-century problems with 19th-century tools'

Security expert Raj Samani is the man standing between you and a cyber-attack. He believes digital security is becoming a key differentiator for businesses<p>As the threat of cyber-attacks become more widespread and strikes are increasingly devastating, cybersecurity professionals have their work cut …

Cybersecurity

Report: Nuclear Weapon Systems Are At Risk Of Cyber Attack

A new study says U.S., British and other nuclear weapon systems are vulnerable to cyber attacks. An international relations think tank in London says …

Cybersecurity

How to disrupt attacks caused by social engineering

<i>This post is authored by Milad Aslaner, Senior Program Manager, Windows & Devices Group.</i><p>A decade ago, most cyber-attacks started with a piece of …

Cybersecurity

The false hope of fighting terrorism by going cashless

Cash<br>(Image by 401(K) 2013) Permission Details DMCA<p>- Advertisement -<p><i>A rising concern amongst law-enforcement and military agencies around the world</i> …

Liberal View

Second Biggest Theft of Bitcoin Ever: Bulgaria's Bitcoin Mystery

<b>Virtual wallets with a total of 213,519</b> <b>bitcoin</b> <b>have gone missing while in the reported possession of Bulgarian authorities. The digital currency was</b> …

Cryptocurrency

Ukrainian software company compromised to spread Zeus banking trojan

Cyber-criminals launched a cyber-attack using the official website of a Ukraine-based accounting software developer to distribute a new variant of …

Cyber-attacks

Jones Memorial Hospital brings systems back online after cyberattack

Jones Memorial Hospital, a 70-bed acute care facility in Wellsville, NY, says its computer systems are back online—including email—following a recent …

Health Care

DHS Confirms Data Breach: 240,000 Current, Former Employee Information Leaked

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announced Wednesday that data of over 240,000 current and former employees was breached from an internal …

Security

Homeland Security data breach exposed employees' personal info

A data breach at the Department of Homeland Security has exposed the personal information of more than 240,000 current and former DHS employees, such …

Steve Bannon

How the Mirai botnet attack is linked to a Minecraft stunt

- In October 2016, the internet was almost brought to a screeching halt. Twitter, Netflix, Amazon and other websites were knocked down thanks to a …

Cybersecurity

Lessons from 3 Big Data Breaches of 2017

In 2017, cyber-attacks invaded the privacy of millions, grabbing headlines as established firms struggled to keep the noise down.Interestingly, these …

Identity Theft

Is there going to be a full-scale cyber war in 2018?

Last year was a bad one for cyber security - with large data breaches at the likes of Equifax, Ransomware like WannaCry affecting hundreds of …

Cybersecurity

Ransomware cyberattack hits Jones Memorial Hospital

The rural hospital in Allegany County is working with IT professionals from across the region to restore systems after a late-December cyberattack.

Buffalo

10 business trends to watch for in 2018

After a year of hyper-speculation, in bitcoins, marijuana makers and a bullish stock market overdue for a correction, a spell of relative serenity …

Chevrolet Volt

Hate campaign against actor Parvathy, thousands target her upcoming movie 'My Story'

The cyber-attack on actor Parvathy for her remarks on Mammootty starrer ‘Kasaba’ seem to continue undeterred. The actor is now being subjected to a …

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