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News Gmail now features Advanced Protection suite for politicians, celebrities

Google has announced a new Advanced Protection programme in Gmail which is 'specifically tailored' to protect the online security of …

News GCHQ, MI5 & MI6 sharing citizens’ data in violation of legal safeguards

The GCHQ and its allied intelligence agencies MI5 and MI6 could be harvesting and sharing more sensitive information belonging to …

News Have these soft skills? Then you are right for a cyber security career

Mere technical knowledge may not be enough for you to cut it as a cyber security worker anymore. Soft skills …

News Financial firms embracing IoT despite lack of adequate data security levels

Global financial firms are deployoing IoT technologies at a rapid pace, but a majority of them are doing so without …

News UPDATED: Protocol-level security flaws in WPA2 may affect ALL Wi-Fi devices!

The widely-used WPA2 Wi-Fi security protocol features various 'protocol-level' security issues that render almost all Wi-Fi devices vulnerable to hacks. …

News Dutch DPA pulls up Microsoft for collecting user data from Windows 10 devices

Microsoft has been pulled up by the Dutch Data Protection Authority over the way it aggessively collects user data from …

News Hackers breached Pizza Hut website, stole financial info of customers

Pizza Hut have confirmed that hackers hacked into their website and stole financial information of 'some' customers earlier this month. …

News Russian hacker group used Pokemon Go to promote racial tensions in U.S.

A Russian hacker group actively used Pokemon Go and other social media platforms to promote racial hatred and to meddle …

News Data breach at 41 Hyatt hotels compromises payment card information of customers

Hyatt Corp. has announced that payment card information of customers at several of its hotels was accessed by hackers between …

News Equifax’ website served fraudulent Adobe Flash updates before being taken down

Equifax' credit report assistance page had to be taken down after it was revealed that hackers had flooded it with …

News New ransomware family exploiting poor security in remote desktop services

Researchers have uncovered a new ransomware family that is exploiting poor security credentials in remote desktop services and encrypting files. …

News Hackers make hay as poor security compromises Australia’s defence secrets

An Australian defence contractor lost as much as 30GB worth of data about the country's F-35 Joint Strike Fighter, P-8 …