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Don't expect Anonymous to beat ISIS, cyber-security expert says

Hacktivist group Anonymous has declared war on the so-called Islamic State terror group. But it’s tough to say just how much damage it has done. 463 more words


Silence Is The Best Policy?

Prominent Malayalam journalist, VP Rajeena faces a barrage of threats and abuses for speaking about instances of sexual abuse at a Madarssa. The senior journalist’s Facebook account has been blocked after she wrote the controversial post. 121 more words


Understanding the motives in attacks

Reading a recent story about the sentencing of a UK teen for carrying out a Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attack on an online casino, we were reminded of how important it is to understand and scope all of the motivations for carrying out cyber attacks. 110 more words

Email Insecurity

This time of year, there is an upsurge in phishing and other malicious emails for us to contend with. From phony delivery notices to hoax PayPal problem emails, our inboxes are awash with attempts to invade, defraud and otherwise cause us chaos or loss. 689 more words

US Retailers Hunt for Attacks After Warning on Stealthy Malware

US retailers are hunting for evidence of new breaches leading into the holiday shopping season after a cyber intelligence firm privately warned them about payment-card-stealing malware that it said evades almost all security software. 323 more words


From India: Smart Meter Cyber Attacks ‘Could Bring the Country Down to its Knees’

by K.T. Weaver, SkyVision Solutions

The installation of ‘smart’ meters under India’s National Smart Grid Mission could pose a serious threat to the country’s critical infrastructure, one of India’s leading experts in cyber security has said. 614 more words

Smart Grid, Smart Meters, And RF Emissions

एनोनिमस (Anonymous) भी उतरा आतंकवाद के खिलाफ

दुनिया के लिए पहेली बने एनोनिमस समूह ने भी अब ईस्लामिक स्टेट के खिलाफ मोर्चा खोल दिया है। 13 नवंबर को फ्रांस पर अटैक के बाद समूह ने एक वीडियो के माध्यम से संदेश दिया कि एनोनिमस भी अब आतंकवाद के खिलाफ है और वह ईस्लामिक स्टेट पर साइबर अटैक करेगा।

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