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Warning that UK's 4m small businesses ignore threat of £20bn cyber fraud

Author Lee Boyce via www.thisismoney.co.uk 21 July 2014.

Warning that UK’s 4m small businesses have heads in the sand about growing threat of £20bn cyber fraud… 744 more words


Hacking experts build device to protect cars from cyberattacks

BOSTON: Two security experts who a year ago exposed methods for hacking the Toyota Prius and Ford Escape say they have developed technology that would keep automobiles safe from cyber attacks. 361 more words


Apple installed security backdoors on 600 mn iPhones, iPads: Researcher

Apple has been accused of intentionally installing security backdoors in some 600 million iOS devices that offer surveillance-level access to data including photos, browsing history and GPS locations. 447 more words


Al Qaeda Targeting U.S. Infrastructure for Digital 9/11

Terrorists, nation states, criminal groups have capability of causing significant damage

BY: Bill Gertz
July 24, 2014 3:45 pm

ASPEN, Colo.—Al Qaeda, nation states, and criminals are preparing for major cyber attacks against U.S. 791 more words

NYC Official: Thieves Got Into 1K StubHub Accounts

NEW YORK (AP) — Some of the hottest tickets in town — to Broadway hits, Jay-Z and Justin Timberlake concerts, a New York Yankees-Boston Red Sox game — were snapped up by an international ring of cyber thieves who commandeered more than 1,000 StubHub users’ accounts to make big money by fraudulently buying tickets and reselling them, prosecutors said Wednesday. 608 more words

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iSpy? Researcher exposes backdoor in iPhones and iPads

How much of your personal data on your iPhone or iPad would you be willing to bet law enforcement or a hacker can grab from your device, even if you’ve encrypted it? 539 more words


More Than 1,000 StubHub Customers Hacked By Cyber Thieves

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – The district attorney in Manhattan, N.Y., says hackers broke into 1,600 customer accounts on the StubHub website.

The cyber criminals logged on using stolen passwords and fraudulently bought thousands of tickets to sporting events, concerts and shows. 186 more words