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People are terrified about identify theft

Identity theft is the fastest growing consumer complaint, according to the latest annual survey conducted by the Consumer Federation of America (CFA) and the North American Consumer Protection Investigators (NACPI). 152 more words


A false sense of cyber security?

CYBER security is, much like fintech, a topic that is currently snaring a good deal of media attention. Just recently Colin Vaudin, the States of Guernsey’s chief information officer (CIO), announced that the results of a review into the island’s cyber security will be available by the end of the year. 407 more words

Bash Bug Still Exploited, Report Finds 600,000 Shellshock Events in the Last 3 Months

Shellshock, the Bash bug heralded as the next Heartbleed is still being successfully exploited by attackers, 10 months after it has been revealed to the world. 299 more words

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Researchers hack air-gapped computer with simple cell phone | Southgate Amateur Radio News

Researchers hack air-gapped computer with simple cell phone | Southgate Amateur Radio News.


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Source:  http://www.southgatearc.org/news/2015/july/researchers_hack_air_gapped_computer_with_simple_cell_phone.htm.  Accessed on 31 July 2015, 02:24 hrs, UTC. 153 more words

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Step Away from the (Hackable) Vehicle! Part 1 of 2

Despite having a full week to digest the news of the Jeep Cherokee hack, I found it challenging to decide on a plan of attack for the article now underway. 1,075 more words

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Android hackers

 Reading CNN today, I came across an interesting post about Androids being hacked by a simple text message. This made me wonder if my phone was safe, although I have an Apple iPhone could my phone also be hacked? 298 more words

Cyber crime Trends & Predictions for 2015

Making a prediction of cybercrimes trends for a particular year is a bit like a roll of the dice. These predictions can be absolutely accurate, in the range of anywhere between 0 and 100 percent! 544 more words

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