German Telekom investigating-hackers suspected as 900,000 hit by internet outage

TheLocal.de is reporting that German Telekom is looking into evidence of a cyber attack after 900,000 internet, phone and television clients were hit by a massive outage starting on Sunday, and going into Monday. Mike Ahmadi, Global Director – Critical Systems Continue reading German Telekom investigating-hackers suspected as 900,000 hit by internet outage

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San Francisco’s transport agency has been hacked – Mishcon de Reya Cyber Security Lead

Commenting on the news that San Francisco’s transport agency has been hacked resulting in customers being able to travel for free, Mishcon de Reya Cyber Security Lead Joe Hancock said: “This attack is intended to extort money from the San Continue reading San Francisco’s transport agency has been hacked – Mishcon de Reya Cyber Security Lead

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NuData Security Threat Intelligence Highlights Risk Around Cyber Monday

Threat intelligence from NuData Security, provides an insight into the ominous cyber fraud threats coming over this holiday period. Fraudsters are using increasingly sophisticated cyber fraud techniques and leveraging spikes in activity over Cyber Monday and holiday shopping periods to circumvent detection. Continue reading NuData Security Threat Intelligence Highlights Risk Around Cyber Monday

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Personal password practices place thousands of UK businesses at risk

SecureData, a leading provider of cybersecurity services and solutions, with its elite consulting arm SensePost, has published original research revealing thousands of UK businesses are immediately at risk from potential compromise of their Outlook Web Access platform.   This research Continue reading Personal password practices place thousands of UK businesses at risk

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Global cyber-crime expert warns airports are ‘extremely vulnerable’

International cybercrime expert and United Nations advisor Dr. Jim Kent has warned airports around the world are ‘extremely vulnerable’ to infiltration by terrorists wanting to launch catastrophic attacks from within. Dr Kent, the Global Head of Security and Intelligence with Australian Continue reading Global cyber-crime expert warns airports are ‘extremely vulnerable’

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