The latest news for Information Security Leaders.

News White House Chief of Staff John Kelly’s personal phone hacked for over 6 months!

Suspected hackers may have compromised the personal cell phone of White House Chief of Staff John Kelly, the White House …

News 38% of small businesses spend next to nothing on cyber security

Almost half of all small businesses in the UK do not consider themselves as potential targets for hackers and other …

News Equifax wins IRS’ identity verification contract despite suffering massive data breach

Days after suffering a catastrophic data breach, US credit rating agency Equifax has won a contract by the IRS to …

News UK suffered 590 significant cyber-attacks in the last 12 months, says NCSC director

The UK faced as many as 590 significant cyber-attacks in the last year, 30 of which were Category 2 attacks, …

News Yahoo leaked personal information of ALL 3 BILLION accounts!!

Yahoo has announced, though belatedly, that the 2013 hack of its servers had, in fact, compromised every single account that …

News This malicious banking trojan is back on the Google Play Store

A new banking trojan recently entered the Google Play Store by abusing Android’s Accessibility Service and infected up to 5,000 …

News Amber Rudd puts her hands up, says ‘I don’t understand encryption’

UK Home Secretary Amber Rudd is pitching for a compromise so that the government can obtain metadata from social media …

News DDoS attack shuts down National Lottery site; affects online ticket sales

A distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack shut down the National Lottery website for over an hour on Sunday night, …

News North Korea targeting British banks with cyber-attacks to fund weapons programme

North Korea is targeting the UK's financial system to recoup necessary finances for its nuclear programme following the imposition of …

News Automated database from Oracle patches security flaws without suffering downtime

Oracle has launched a new automated database that can patch cyber security flaws on its own without having to schedule …

News Email filters, firewalls disrupting productivity of both MPs and enterprises

Have email filters and firewalls ever interfered with your productivity? Ask MP Michael Fabricant who has been unable to receive …

News ISIS hackers handicapped by poor coding skills and hopeless encryption tools

If you are worried that ISIS supporters or lone wolves could raise their level and start infecting corporate networks with …