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Singapore firms unprepared for cyber attacks

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans

While a majority of the surveyed companies in Singapore believe that cyber security is important and seek guidance from IT security experts, almost all (91%) of them are in the early stages of security preparedness, according to a survey jointly conducted by Quann and IDC. The survey covered 150 senior…

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Hackers Find ‘Ideal Testing Ground’ for Attacks: Developing Countries

To Purchase This Product/Services, Go To The Store Link Above Or Go To http://www.become007.com/store/ Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans The attack had the hallmarks of something researchers had dreaded for years: malicious software using artificial intelligence that could lead to a …

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Hackers threaten South Korean banks with DDoS attacks

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans

KB Kookmin Bank, Shinhan Bank, Woori Bank, KEB Hana Bank, NH Bank and two other South Korean banks were reportedly threatened with DDoS attacks last week. The Armada Collective hacking group has issued a ransom demand of approximately £245,700 to seven South Korean banks, threatening to launch distributed denial of…

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Immigration Department lax on cyber security and vulnerable to attacks, experts say

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans

Cyber security experts fear the Immigration Department is dragging its feet on internet security in the wake of global ransomware attacks and may be vulnerable. The department has failed to comply with the Australian Signals Directorate’s (ASD) top four security measures — including patching — for years, despite repeatedly promising…

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Cyber Attacks Cripple Companies Worldwide

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans

A major global cyber attack on Tuesday disrupted computers at Russia’s biggest oil company, Ukrainian banks and multinational firms with a virus similar to the ransomware that last month infected more than 300,000 computers. The rapidly spreading cyber extortion campaign underscored growing concerns that businesses have failed to secure their…

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Indian firms in danger from cyber attacks due to unregulated software

To Purchase This Product/Services, Go To The Store Link Above Or Go To http://www.become007.com/store/ Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans More than 60 per cent of the software used by companies in India is unregulated which poses a threat of cyber attacks, …

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Be ready for new ransomware attacks

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans

Be ready for new ransomware attacks

The WannaCry attack has been identified as the biggest ransomware outbreak in history. This is a cyber pandemic caused by a ransomware weapon of mass destruction. In January, CyberheistNews predicted that 2017 would be the year where we would see a “ransomworm,” and, unfortunately, it is here. The WannaCry ransomware…

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Hospitals Gain Control After Ransom Hack, More Attacks May Come

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Hospitals Gain Control After Ransom Hack, More Attacks May Come

Most U.K. health facilities whose computer systems were crippled in a global cyber-attack are back to normal operation, Home Secretary Amber Rudd said, even as experts warned that hackers would probably launch a new round of attacks with many computers still vulnerable. About 97 percent of facilities and doctors affected are able to work normally, Rudd said Saturday after a …

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DDoS attacks are up but are the hackers on holiday?

DDoS attacks are up but are the hackers on holiday?Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Complex DDoS attacks (distributed denial of service) are growing in popularity, but a noticeable drop in the number of attacks overall leaves us wondering where the hackers have gone. The first quarter of 2017 appears comparatively quiet to the previous cyber storms the world has weathered, […]

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Hackers use old Stuxnet-related bug to carry out attacks

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Hackers use old Stuxnet-related bug to carry out attacks

Users that run unpatched software beware. Hackers have been relying on an old software bug tied to the Stuxnet worm to carry out their attacks. Microsoft may have initially patched …

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