Cyber Threats

At a time when the banking sector is grappling with a possible systemic risk brought upon by the data breach of 3.2 million cards, banking technology experts at the Business Standard Banking Technology Round Table said banks should collaborate to tighten the security framework. Even though India is still far from a defined cyber security […]

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October 27, 2016 Thomas Schreck, principal engineer of Simenes’ CERT, alongside Margrete Raaum, leader of the KraftCERT from Norway told an audience at 4SICS 2016 on why cyber-threat intelligence plays an important part in information sharing in the energy industry. Thomas Schreck, principal engineer of Simenes’ CERT, alongside Margrete Raaum, leader of the KraftCERT from […]

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October 27, 2016 Thomas Schreck, principal engineer of Simenes’ CERT, alongside Margrete Raaum, leader of the KraftCERT from Norway told an audience at 4SICS 2016 on why cyber-threat intelligence plays an important part in information sharing in the energy industry. Thomas Schreck, principal engineer of Simenes’ CERT, alongside Margrete Raaum, leader of the KraftCERT from […]

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At a time when the banking sector is grappling with a possible systemic risk brought upon by the data breach of 3.2 million cards, banking technology experts at the Business Standard Banking Technology Round Table said banks should collaborate to tighten the security framework. Even though India is still far from a defined cyber security […]

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Nearly half of UK organisations feel that they don’t have the in-house skills needed to deal with the current cyber threat landscape, according to research published by Databarracks. The figures came from Databarrack’s 2016 Data Health Check, and revealed that two thirds of the 350 IT decision makers questioned had been affected by a cyber-threat […]

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Marco_Piunti/iStock The Australian Cyber Security Centre (ACSC) 2016 Threat Report has some concerning details about the state of Australia’s cyber security. The report highlights the ubiquitous nature of cyber crime in Australia, the potential of cyber terrorism, and the vulnerability of data stored on government and commercial networks. Several factors are driving these vulnerabilities and […]

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Marco_Piunti/iStock The Australian Cyber Security Centre (ACSC) 2016 Threat Report has some concerning details about the state of Australia’s cyber security. The report highlights the ubiquitous nature of cyber crime in Australia, the potential of cyber terrorism, and the vulnerability of data stored on government and commercial networks. Several factors are driving these vulnerabilities and […]

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This picture taken on February 4, 2016 shows a computer screen at the National engineering elite school of Bretagne-Sud cybersecurity center in Vannes, western France. Photo: Fred Tonneau/AFP/Getty Images Share this article Twitter Facebook LinkedIn Email Print Article Cybercriminals are smart, highly innovative and persistent. The rewards for these criminals are huge. Not only are […]

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Financial advice firms that step up cybersecurity through technological improvements may be ignoring the biggest source of data breaches: their own employees, Justin Kapahi writes in ThinkAdvisor. That’s because measures such as firewalls, encryption and multi-factor authentication don’t do anything by themselves to prevent hacker attacks against a company’s workers, according to Kapahi, technical director […]

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