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With cyber-attacks becoming a primary concern for businesses in recent years, the need for total security for data and IT infrastructure is growing. Wipro is partnering with a number of specialist companies to tackle this menace. Wipro’s ‘Threat Intelligence as a Service’ offering already delivers in-depth analysis of cyber threats originating from in-house sources and […]

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When hackers penetrated a secure authentication system at a bitcoin exchange called Bitfinex in August, they stole about $US70 million worth of the virtual currency. The theft – the second largest by an exchange since hackers took roughly $US350 million in bitcoins at Tokyo’s MtGox exchange in early 2014 – is hardly a rare occurrence […]

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But one issue ASX, like other companies, is struggling with is identifying quality staff. This is “one of the major challenges that we have,” she said. Ms Armour said boards of directors might need to amend their hiring practices. While it would depend on the nature of each company, “perhaps strategic technology skills are an […]

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New York state is proposing new rules requiring banks and insurance companies to establish cybersecurity programs and designate an internal cybersecurity officer, in what Gov. Andrew Cuomo described as a “first-in-the-nation” move to codify cyber safety policies. The new regulations, proposed by New York’s Department of Financial Services, will apply only to banks and other financial […]

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WASHINGTON, September 13, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Billington CyberSecurity Summit, Washington DC: CREST, an accreditation and certification body for the technical information security industry, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the National Security Agency (NSA) to take over the operation of its Cyber Incident Response Assistance (CIRA) accreditation program. CREST has also launched its USA […]

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The World Anti-Doping Agency (Wada) has confirmed that a Russian cyber espionage group operator by the name of Tsar Team (APT28), also known as Fancy Bear, illegally gained access to its anti-doping administration and management system (ADAMS) database via an International Olympic Committee (IOC)-created account for the Rio 2016 Games. Among the athletes targeted by […]

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  Calls for Canada to develop cyberwar capabilities By Dylan Lubao 13 September 2016 Canada’s spy agencies and military should be upgraded to better carry out offensive cyber warfare attacks against “foreign adversaries,” a strategy paper published in July by a Canadian military think tank argued. Titled “Canada and Cyber Warfare,” and written by retired […]

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When hackers penetrated a secure authentication system at a bitcoin exchange called Bitfinex in August, they stole about $US70 million worth of the virtual currency. The theft – the second largest by an exchange since hackers took roughly $US350 million in bitcoins at Tokyo’s MtGox exchange in early 2014 – is hardly a rare occurrence […]

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