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Forcing Americans Clear

By Darius Dunn

Recently, I’ve been reading The Circle by Dave Egger. It introduces a pleasant college graduate named Mae seeking a job at an Apple-like, Silicon Valley cove of advanced technology and equally advanced corporate policy. 750 more words

Politics

Small businesses present a huge, unreported opportunity for hackers

It often seems like a week can’t pass without news breaking of a data breach at a retailer, government agency, or health insurer. But how many other breaches go unreported — or even unnoticed? 103 more words

Hacking

Attackers Abuse RIPv1 Protocol for DDoS Reflection: Akamai

The old Routing Information Protocol version 1 (RIPv1) has been abused by malicious actors for reflection distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks, Akamai has warned.

According to an alert from Akamai Technologies’ Prolexic Security Engineering and Response Team (PLXsert), researchers spotted an operation leveraging weaknesses in the routing protocol on May 16, after nearly one year in which this technique wasn’t used for DDoS attacks. 558 more words

Cyber Security

Retail Cyber Intelligence Sharing Center Welcomes Palo Alto Networks

It was announced today that Palo Alto Networks, an enterprise security leader, has joined the R-CISC community as its first platinum member through the R-CISC Associate Member Program. 373 more words

Industry News

China's new security law

China’s legislature has passed a wide-ranging and controversial national security law which tightens government control over many areas of life.

The law broadly defines national security as covering everything from finance and cyber security to religion. 338 more words

Young Lawyer Blog

China tightens cyber security, will Canada be next?

China has passed a new security law to beef up its cyber security, granting greater government control when it comes to monitoring and policing the internet. 139 more words

BBC

Cyber Security - Top Tip Takeaways

Following our Cyber Security Round Table event chaired by Amicus ITS’ Head of Technology & Governance JP Norman, on Wednesday 24th June at IBM, delegates discussed the core issues affecting public and private sector organisations. 221 more words

Security