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News UK wants broad cooperation with EU to address shared cyber security threats

The Government says that despite Brexit, it wants to maintaing the 'broadest possible cooperation' with the European Union to address …

News Cyber security cold war: US govt bans all Kaspersky Lab software from own IT...

The Trump administration has decided to ban Kaspersky Lab software products from IT systems owned by all government departments and …

News Teenage hacker awaits sentencing for launching hundreds of DDoS attacks

An 18-year old British hacker is set to be sentenced for carrying out and abetting hundreds of Distributed Denial of …

News Breached firms stunned by 5% stock decline: What CISOs need to do differently

By Bill Mann, senior vice president of products and chief product officer, Centrify Equifax is just the latest in a long …

News FA fears Russian hackers will target the England football team during 2018 World Cup

In a letter to FIFA, the Football Association has said that it fears England footballers and other staff could be …

News Major spike in credit card fraud cases following Equifax data breach

Credit card fraud in the US saw a 15% jump in the US after hackers got their hands on credit …

News Best Buy shelves Kaspersky Lab products, cites ‘too many unanswered questions’

Best Buy has decided not to sell security software provided by Kaspersky Lab anymore amid concerns that Kaspersky Lab may …

News Security flaws in HMRC website could let hackers steal citizens’ tax filing details

The HMRC has plugged two serious security flaws in its tax filing service that allowed an ethical hacker to access …

News Will PSD2 prove to be a cyber security nightmare for banks?

In 2018, the PSD2 (Revised Payment Service Directive) comes into force and while it will break a bank’s monopoly over …

News Equifax officials sold $1.7m in stock prior to data breach announcement

In one of the largest reported online breaches in US history, hackers exploited a "website application vulnerability" to compromise sensitive …

News German election software can be hacked by novices, claims hacker group

Barely weeks before Germany's upcoming federal elections, hackers have detected serious flaws in election software that can be exploited by …

News Energy firms beware! There’s nothing Dragonfly wouldn’t do to breach your networks

Symantec has warned that a hacker group known as Dragonfly is using every practical trick in the trade to infiltrate …