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"Dear Pirate..."

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Many internet providers in the U.K. (including ISPreview, BT, Virgin Media, TalkTalk and Sky Broadband) will start sending out (up to 2.5 million) emails to individuals suspected of copyright infringement. 124 more words

Music Business

GoldenEye

Fancy bear, Cozy bear.. You know it’s been a bizarre week when these are in the headlines so much.

So what’s going on?

The CIA have produced a report confirming that Russia has had some part to play in spreading disinformation throughout the US election. 815 more words

News

Data Compliant's Weekly Round-Up

It’s the weekend before Christmas. Have you done all your Christmas shopping? If you’re shopping online, this is the last weekend you can really do your online shopping and still get everything delivered on time. 699 more words

Data Security

Lacking 2 cyber controls lead TalkTalk to lose 150k customers in just 3 months

On 21 October 2015 TalkTalk, a major UK telecommunications provider with over 4 million customers, suffered what it called a “significant and sustained cyber attack… 1,495 more words

Controls

News in brief: fowl play; Google moves into Cuba; teen hacker sentenced

Your daily round-up of some of the other security stories in the news

Fowl play as KFC warns of hack

More than 1m members of Kentucky Fried Chicken’s Colonel’s Club in the UK (no, we didn’t know KFC had such a club, either) have been warned to reset their passwords by the fast food giant. 478 more words

Privacy

News in brief: meals on robot wheels; Mirai blamed for new attacks; police bypass iPhone encryption

Your daily round-up of some of the other security stories in the news

Food delivery robots take to the streets

One hungry Londoner got a bit more than she bargained for earlier this week when her falafel and lamb cutlets… 536 more words

Law & Order

Spotting a Fraud

The constant  evolution of scams and fraud, both online and by phone,  makes for a modern  game of cops and robbers where – just as one  security breach  is identified – another  weakness  becomes apparent.   582 more words