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Thousands of Hijacked WordPress Sites Redirect Users to Exploit Kits

securityweek.com - Cybercriminals have been leveraging a vulnerability in a popular WordPress plugin to redirect the visitors of thousands of websites to exploit kits, a researcher has warned. Data gathered by securi...

SANS 2015 Financial Sector Security Survey

surveymonkey.com - Survey results (as well as the lucky winner in our drawing for a $400 Amazon gift card) will be announced at the related webcast being held on June 23 at 1 PM EDT. Be among the first to receive a P...

The High Cost to a Business of a Data Breach: Do You Have $5M to Lose?

cyberplotters.com - The average security breach costs between $3 million and $5 million. In fact, any organization with data almost surely has hackers sniffing around the premises….

US Government proposed an amendment to fight botnets

securityaffairs.co - The US Government has proposed an amendment that would enable the Department of Justice to seek an injunction to prevent the diffusion of botnets. The Obama’s Administration would add activities li...

Buying Personal Information in the Deep Web - InfoSec Institute

resources.infosecinstitute.com - Before starting our quick tour in the criminal underground to collect information on the principal items and services offered for sale and rent, lets clarify some useful concepts. The term undergro...

Rise of the CISO

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Fighting Cybercrime through closer International Cooperation

giplatform.org - At the second Cybersecurity Day, on 30 March, you can learn how cybercrime is committed, combated, and prevented. Together with experts, engineers, and diplomats, you can discuss international coop...

Sicurezza: Cyber War +68% nel 2014

tomshw.it - Torna il rapporto Clusit, con una quarta edizione che si presenta più ricca del passato grazie a nuovi contributi: oltre a quello di FastWeb, già presente lo scorso anno con i dati registrati sulla...

US urges companies to do more to fight cyber crime

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channelnewsasia.com - LONDON: Cyber crime is probably the biggest risk facing companies across the world, and they need to do more to help governments tackle the problem, U.S. Deputy Treasury Secretary Sarah Bloom Raski...

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Infografik Cybercrime | KPMG

kpmg.com - Die Gefahr durch Cybercrime wächst immer weiter. Nirgendwo ist der dabei entstehende Schaden größer als in Deutschland. Unsere Infografik zeigt, wie groß die Risiken für Unternehmen und Privatperso...

U.S. Offers $3 Million Reward for Alleged Russian Cybercriminals

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securityweek.com - The U.S. Department of State announced on Thursday that it’s offering a total reward of $3 million for information leading to the arrest or conviction of two Russian nationals suspected of being in...

Cyber Security, Internet and Computer Security, Ponemon Report

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hp.com - See Highlights From the Study  For a top-level view of the findings of the Cost of Cyber Crime Study, check out our infographic that summarizes the scope of the cyber crime problem and the achievem...

NCSC-2015-0230 [1.00]

ncsc.nl - 27-03-2015 - Red Hat heeft een tweetal kwetsbaarheden verholpen in de Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 kernel.

Security Operations Center: 24/7 IT Systems Monitoring | Resource

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capgemini.com - Watch how Energy City is able to track and stop security breaches around the clock thanks to a security operations center.

NCSC-2015-0228 [1.00]

ncsc.nl - 26-03-2015 - Google Security Research heeft een kwetsbaarheid in Microsoft Windows 7 en 8 ontdekt. Er is een proof-of-concept beschikbaar waarmee de kwetsbaarheid kan worden aangetoond. Microsoft h...

NCSC-2015-0227 [1.00]

ncsc.nl - 26-03-2015 - Cisco heeft updates uitgebracht om een kwetsbaarheid in de TCP-input module (IPv4 en IPv6) in Cisco IOS en Cisco IOS XE te verhelpen.

Analysis 2015

pfirsch.limequery.com - A note on privacy This survey is anonymous. The record of your survey responses does not contain any identifying information about you, unless a specific survey question explicitly asked for it. If...

Snowden reveals New Zealand surveillance Waihopai Base

cyberdefensemagazine.com - A new collection of documents leaked by Edward Snowden shines light on shadowy New Zealand surveillance activities operated at the Waihopai Base. A new collection of documents leaked by Edward Snow...

- HP Protect Roadshow

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h22166.www2.hp.com - HP Protect Roadshow HP Enterprise Security Products mette a disposizione delle aziende, un'ampia gamma di soluzioni hardware e software adatte a rispondere alle minacce interne, esterne e al Cyber ...

Rise in cybercrime targets online buyers - SWI swissinfo.ch

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swissinfo.ch - Reports of cybercrime targeting would-be online buyers are on the rise The Federal Office of Police said it received 10,214 reports of cybercrime in 2014, up 11% on the year. Of particular concern ...

Sextortion Apps for Android, Just for Criminals

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infosecurity-magazine.com - Sextortion—enticing victims to send naked or sexually suggestive pictures of themselves, which are then used to blackmail them for money or sexual favors—is not a new digital phenomenon. But the me...

S21sec Security Blog: New banking trojan 'Slave' hitting Polish Banks

securityblog.s21sec.com - We have spotted a new banking trojan in the wild that uses JSON formatted webinjects. After that so many Zeus-like webinjects around, this was kind of refreshing. Currently this banker only have ta...

European Outdoor Conservation Association | Projects | Project Voting | Alpine

outdoorconservation.eu - The Antisanilla Biological Reserve has recently been established in the northern Andes of Ecuador. It is managed by the Jocotoco Foundation, an NGO dedicated to the conservation of threatened birds...

Companies Worried About Hackers Turn To Cyber Insurance

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npr.org - This week brought new revelations about a cyber attack on Premera Blue Cross. The health insurance company based outside Seattle says hackers may have compromised 11 million customer accounts. Atta...

Healthcare Industry - The Next Cybercrime Target?

networksasia.net - Today, the black market for patient data is up to 20 times more valuable than that for credit card data often stolen in retail breaches. Healthcare data is detailed, rich, and full of information t...

Cyber Smart

crisis-solutions.com - I had an informal meeting with a client at King’s Cross station this week. We were both passing through, so a meeting was arranged at Patisserie Valerie under the vaulted roof of this now beautiful...

How Big of a Threat is Cyber Crime? - CosmoBC.com TechBlog

techblog.cosmobc.com - When the two words ‘crime’ and ‘technology’ are brought up in conversation cybercrime is usually not the thing that comes first to the minds of most people. Rather, many tend to think of crime-solv...

Noose around Internet’s TLS system tightens with 2 new decryption attacks

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arstechnica.com - The noose around the neck of the Internet's most widely used encryption scheme got a little tighter this month with the disclosure of two new attacks that can retrieve passwords, credit card number...

What is the Dark Web?

cyberplotters.com - The dark web is a section of the internet that is not indexed by search engines such as Google and not easily navigated to using a standard web browser. Accessing the dark web requires specialised ...

Visualization Gallery

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Does you business have a data breach response plan? | ITProPortal.com

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itproportal.com - A third of UK businesses have no data breach response plan. According to research carred out by Experian of 400 senior business executives, only a third have specific budgets set aside to deal with...

LATAM Cyber Criminals Have Been Warned: Fortinet Opens New Digs in Mexico City

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blog.fortinet.com - It was 2002 when Fortinet first opened its offices in Mexico City. Much has changed in that historic city, but what hasn’t is Cyber Security giant, Fortinet’s commitment to securing Latin America’s...

Countdown to cyber warfare |

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interquestgroup.com - Cyber crime has dominated the headlines across media and become a perennial focus for organisations. When a new cyber crime that has been committed, whether it's on a high profile celebrity or a co...

State-backed cybercrime hits our screens

theguardian.com - When Sony Pictures had its computer systems hacked and exposed in November 2014, the FBI stated that North Korea was responsible. In 2007, the websites of Estonia’s banks, media and government depa...

„Ich muss wie ein Hacker denken können“

news.kpmg.de - Ich unterscheide mehrere Tätergruppen: Es gibt Leute, die sich in Systeme rein hacken, die Daten stehlen oder verändern und damit Gewinn erzielen wollen. Diese Kriminellen versuchen so lange wie mö...

Hacking Humans: How Cybercriminals Trick Their Victims

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hacksurfer.com - Intel Security has compiled a list of the top ways cybercriminals play with the minds of their targeted victims. And the chief way that the cybercriminals do this is via phishing scams—that are des...

Fight Cyber Crime with Splunk, Cisco, and Red Hat

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bitpipe.com - The threat of perimeter attacks on IT is real. Regulatory compliance requirements from FDIC, HIPAA, and PCI are serious and the penalty of a data breach hurts not just your bottom line but your bra...

Lawyers warn of cyber crime escalating compliance costs

afr.com - Previously cyber incidents were thought mainly to be the domain of the Privacy Commissioner, but ASIC clearly signalled it would take an interest in businesses' cyber risk management and incident r...

Million+ Dollar Rewards Offered for Two Russian Cybercrime Fugitives - Kansas City infoZine

infozine.com - Million+ Dollar Rewards Offered for Two Russian Cybercrime Fugitives The U.S. Department of State's Transnational Organized Crime (TOC) Rewards Program is offering multi-million dollar rewards for ...

What you should do if your business is the victim of cybercrime

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theguardian.com - Considering what they would do if their business was attacked by a hacker is probably the last thing an entrepreneur wants to ponder, especially with so many other pressing business issues to atten...

Partnership the key to combating cybercrime: Interpol

digitalnewsasia.com - FOR the International Criminal Police Organisation (Interpol), the key to combating cybercrime would be via strong partnerships with various stakeholders.   “At Interpol, we believe in a multidisci...

Healthcare vs. Banking: It Could Get Messy

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banking.com - It’s hard to think of two industries more regulated than healthcare and banking. Launching a business in either arena means ploughing through a plethora of compliance mandates, all designed specifi...

Unbanked Lender Suffers Insider Breach

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hacksurfer.com - A new startup called Kreditech, a company that works with people who don’t use banks, otherwise known as “unbanked,” was beached by an insider. The company essentially lends money to those who don’...

Employee Engagement | The First Defence Against Cyber Crime | Data Protection | FTI Consulting

fticonsulting.com - One in four employees believe data theft is a victimless crime. Companies that don’t turn around this mindset could see their own reputations at risk, says Lucy L.M. Phillips, Managing Director and...

U.S. urges companies to do more to fight cyber crime

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reuters.com - LONDON (Reuters) - Cyber crime is probably the biggest risk facing companies across the world, and they need to do more to help governments tackle the problem, U.S. Deputy Treasury Secretary Sarah ...

ASIC on cyber resilience: your business may require a health check

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hwlebsworth.com.au - In the midst of increasing concern about cyber risks in the digital age and the impact on business, on 19 March 2015 ASIC published its Report 429 'Cyber resilience: Health check'. In doing so, ASI...

Why we need new ideas in the fight against cybercrime

agenda.weforum.org - Cybercrime is estimated to cost the global economy upwards of US$400 billion a year, and these costs are expected to continue to rise. At greatest risk is the financial industry as its assets are t...

Derbyshire Police to cut officers on the beat as net crime grows

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bbc.co.uk - Derbyshire Police plans to cut the number of officers on the beat in favour of more staff tackling online crime, the chief constable has said. The number of calls to the force flagged up as "cyber-...

International Chamber of Commerce Nederland

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icc.nl - Hacken, fraude, phishing, spam, DDoS-aanvallen, virussen; bedrijven worden dagelijks geconfronteerd met de risico's van cybercriminaliteit. Reden voor ICC om de Cyber Security Guide for Business te...

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