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The Benefits and Security Risks of the Internet of Things

The Internet of Things (IoT) is revolutionizing our everyday lives.

The term Internet of Things (IoT) refers to the interconnection of uniquely identifiable devices within the existing Internet infrastructure. 85 more words

Hacking

CIPFA & BAE Systems Join Forces to Aid Public Sector Cybersecurity

The Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy’s Counter Fraud Centre (CCFC) has announced a new strategic partnership with BAE Systems Applied Intelligence to develop counter fraud and cyber security services and solutions for public services. 404 more words

Defenses

The Desert Hawks

To tell you the truth, we are not quite sure. Maybe, this notorious Arab group of hackers is called the Desert Hawks or Eagles. Somehow, the hawks are common birds to be found in desert terrain compared to eagles. 186 more words

Ramnit cybercrime group hit by Europol operation

A law enforcement operation led by Europol and assisted by Symantec, Microsoft,  and a number of other industry partners, has today seized servers and other infrastructure owned by the cybercrime group behind the Ramnit botnet (detected by Symantec as… 293 more words

Industry News

Link Found Between Malware and Unlicensed Software

Organisations may reduce the risk of cybersecurity incidents by eliminating unlicensed software on their networks.

A new report commissioned by BSA | The Software Alliance confirms the link between unlicensed software and malware on PCs. 389 more words

Cybersecurity

164,711 Kansans potentially affected by Anthem cyber-attack

TOPEKA, Kansas – The Kansas Department of Health and Environment was notified today that 164,711 past or current KanCare or CHIP members were affected by the cyber-attack on Anthem, the parent company of Amerigroup and Unicare. 105 more words

Health

US Heathcare industry at high risk for cyber attacks

Agari has released the 2014 edition of its State of Email Trust report, an exclusive research study based on analysis of email authentication practices for 147 companies across 11 industries. 443 more words

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