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Admin spied on Expedia executive emails to make share killing

A former IT admin for travel company Expedia has admitted spying on senior executives to carry out a series of insider trading frauds that netted $331,000 (£265,000). 505 more words

Law & Order

Insider Threats – Sometimes it is your Colleagues, and not Remote Attackers

Insiders pose the most substantial threat to organizations everywhere, a recent across-the-board study conducted by IBM demonstrates. Although in the majority of the cases, the insider is an employee of the company, he could also be a third party, such as an external contractor, a consultant or a business partner. 729 more words

Cyber Crime

Expedia IT guy made $300,000 by hacking own execs

A former Expedia IT professional admitted on Monday to illegally trading on secrets he discovered by hacking his own company’s senior executives. Jonathan Ly stole passwords and infiltrated devices of Expedia’s ( 32 more words

The Top 6 Cloud Insider Threats You Need to Worry About

Insider threats and the misuse of data stored in the cloud has long been a concern for agency and IT leaders. But what remains clear, according to a… 30 more words

Three Arrested After Suspected Insider Breach at Three

Three men have been arrested in connection with a data breach at UK operator Three which resulted in the illegal interception of mobile devices heading for customers.

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