Cyberattack

Investigate covert foreign interference in the EU referendum

Government responded<p>As the Prime Minister stated in her speech at Mansion House on 13th November 2017, the first duty of Government is to safeguard …

UK Parliament

M2M Services Market – Manufacturing End-use Segment to Display Robust Growth Rate over Forecast Period

As per a report by TMR, the global M2M services market is likely to expand at a phenomenal 27.2% CAGR for the forecast period between 2017 and 2025. …

Internet of Things

NHS faces a worse winter over failure to free up beds, says regulator

While hospitals have treated more patients in A&E than a year ago, NHS Improvement (NHSI) says wards remain full and targets to discharge more …

UK News

What is a cyber attack? Recent examples show disturbing trends

Simply put, a cyber attack is an attack launched from one computer or more computers against another computer, multiple computers or networks.<p>Cyber …

Cybersecurity

Risk of cyber attacks ever increasing in FinTech sector

“Finance technology increases our reliance on core infrastructure and networks for financial processing. The ecosystem is becoming more and more …

Cybersecurity

Kaspersky: Clumsy NSA leak snoop's PC was packed with malware

Kaspersky Lab, the US government's least favorite computer security outfit, has published its full technical report into claims Russian intelligence …

Kaspersky Lab

TalkTalk dives into the red as it pushes to attract new customers

Telecoms company’s shares fall as it reports £75m loss after investing in new cut-price broadband, TV and phone services<p>Shares in TalkTalk plummeted as much as 17% in early trading after the telecoms business reported a £75m loss for the six months to September and warned that full year profits …

Business

Cyberattacks on small businesses continue to rise: Are you protected?

Security<p>Sabiha Rouksana H. - November 14, 2017 - 0 Comments<p>More than ever before, cybercrooks are now targeting medium and small businesses. It’s not just the blue chip companies or governments that are under fire. It’s now startups and small businesses of all stripes – retail shops, leisure …

Cybersecurity

Business in digital world demands considered approach

Organisations need to think strategically about doing business in a digital world to ensure they focus on the right things in projects, programmes …

Cybersecurity

IT leaders failing to prepare for cyber attacks, despite fears

Nearly half of 500 IT leaders in the UK, France, Germany and the US believe it is likely that their organisation will face a major, disruptive cyber …

Cybersecurity

Devising Cybersecurity Measures To Counter Cyber-Attacks

"90 per cent of companies worldwide recognize that they are insufficiently prepared to protect themselves against [cyber-attacks]." - The Global …

Cybersecurity

Black Businesses More Likely to Have a Disaster Recovery Plan; How to Set Up Yours

When it comes to dealing with unforeseen disasters that could cripple a business, black entrepreneurs are more prepared for disaster recovery than …

Small Business

Financial Impact of NotPetya Ransomware Keeps Rising

Pharmaceutical vendor Merck is the latest multi-national firm to report financial losses from the NotPetya ransomware attack in June 2017.

Enterprise Tech

Cyberattack Casts a Long Shadow on Equifax’s Earnings

Equifax has suffered a new intrusion — into its profitability. Costs relating to the consumer credit reporting agency’s major cyberattack helped knock earnings down 27 percent in the third quarter from a year earlier. Revenue also took a big hit. And the likely biggest expenses — including a long …

Business

Grey's Anatomy Winter Finale Promo: Cyber Attack!

Nothing good can last on Grey's Anatomy for too long!<p>Coming off of Meredith's big Harper Avery win, the hospital will be under a cyber attack on …

TV

Equifax Is Haunted By Its Costly Cyber Attack

Equifax Inc.’s massive data breach is proving costly.<p>Extra spending on security and lawyers in the wake of the hacking helped push third-quarter …

Business

The Wild West of Mobile Banking Needs to Be Tamed

BARCELONA, Spain--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Inside Secure (Paris:INSD) (Euronext Paris: INSD), at the heart of security solutions for mobile and connected …

Banking

Maersk Posts Loss After Cyberattack -- WSJ

This article is being republished as part of our daily reproduction of WSJ.com articles that also appeared in the U.S. print edition of The Wall Street Journal (November 8, 2017).<p>A.P. Moeller-Maersk A/S booked a quarterly loss, hurt by a recent cyberattack and an impairment charge on its offshore …

Markets

Get ready for Equifax earnings

Equifax (NYSE:EFX) will publish quarterly results this afternoon, its first earnings release since the September disclosure of a massive data breach …

Business

World's biggest shipping company counts cost of cyberattack

The world's biggest shipping company, Denmark's A.P. Moller-Maersk, has fallen to a quarterly loss due partly to the cost of a cyberattack.<p>The …

Business

Maersk cuts profit guidance in wake of cyber attack

, Nordic Correspondent<p>AP Moller-Maersk, the world’s largest container shipping line, cut its profit guidance after its performance and share price …

Markets

Accenture latest firm caught with lax cybersecurity

Accenture have become the latest major cybersecurity provider to be left red-faced regarding their own security. While it appears that major damage …

Cybersecurity

Maersk steers annual shipping profit forecast lower

COPENHAGEN (Reuters) - Danish shipping group A.P. Moller Maersk (CO:MAERSKb) reported third quarter core profit below expectations on Tuesday and …

Markets

The company linking Wilbur Ross to Putin cronies has a key role in Trump’s energy plan

The news that Donald Trump’s commerce secretary, Wilbur Ross, owns a stake in a company with links to the Kremlin has raised questions about whether Ross may have a personal conflict of interest. But there’s another reason the company is interesting: It’s involved in a key part of Trump’s energy …

Donald Trump

India tops the list in ransomware cyberattack on Android, Linux and MacOS

India is among the top seven countries for ransomware circulation as cyberattacks on not just Windows but on Android, Linux and MacOS systems have …

Cybersecurity

How to solve the tax-haven problem no taxes, no justice!

Opinion piece<p>Every time a load of people get caught with their proverbial pants down over their tax arrangements there is an outpouring of anger and …

United Kingdom

Hackers' attack on tax havens used by super rich spreads with offices on Isle of Man targeted

The hack on one of the world's biggest offshore law firms has spread with offices on the Isle of Man among those targeted.<p>Appleby has admitted that its offices in six of the world's biggest offshore jurisdictions were hit by hackers.<p>Details of the finances of the super-rich may have been stolen …

Corruption

The Next Big Cyberattack Could Turn America’s Lights Off

When a serious cyberattack against the U.S. begins, at first you’ll blame the weather, or an accident, or corporate incompetence. It’ll be a power …

Cybersecurity

Wealthy Mayfair art dealers hit by cyber attack costing them up to £1m

A group of wealthy Mayfair art dealers have been hit by a cyber attack which has lost them up £1 million to hackers.<p>At least nine galleries or …

Cyber-attacks

SMB-focused cybersecurity marketplace Whitehawk to list on ASX

US-based startup Whitehawk will list on the Australian exchange in a bid to help the local SMB segment match with cybersecurity service …

Cybersecurity