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Cyber attacks: clear and present danger for banks

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans

Banks as well as governments make tempting targets for cyber warriors, whether they are individuals or state actors. The number and sophistication of attacks will grow and become increasingly difficult to counter. While cyber attacks by Russia are prominent in the news, that country is not alone in excelling at…

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Former head of SAS says cyber security is “clear and present danger” to oil industry

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Your ads will be inserted here byEasy Plugin for AdSense.Please go to the plugin admin page toPaste your ad code OR Suppress this ad slot. The former head of Britain’s elite SAS regiment said cyber attackers pose a clear and present danger to energy sector, with countries and compnaies at risk from crippling assaults on […]

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Ontario’s smart meters vulnerable to hacking and present a threat to the grid, New Democrat warns

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Ontario’s smart meters vulnerable to hacking and present a threat to the grid, New Democrat warns

The so-called “smart” meters that track electricity usage on homes across Ontario are vulnerable to hacking and privacy breaches, an Ontario New Democrat is warning. Toronto Danforth MPP Peter Tabuns plans to table a private members bill to close the gaps he says smart meters could present to homeowners’ security. Around the world, people have been able to break into the electronic monitors of power usage to lower their own bills, steal power or potentially even disrupt the whole power grid. Though there’s been no such incident reported in Ontario, Tabuns says the government needs to prove its protection of Ontarians’ privacy and the security of the grid. “We need to have standards, we need to make sure they’re in place, and we need to protect people privacy and their security,” Tabuns said at a press conference Tuesday. Terrorism is the most extreme example of how the vulnerability in smart meters could be exploited — if someone could use one to access the whole grid, theoretically they could disrupt an area’s power supply. But Tabuns is more concerned about data mining or someone using the information to rob a home. Auditor General Bonnie Lysyk first raised the issue in a […]

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Customer Not Present threat prompts response from US providersNational Cyber Security

nationalcybersecurity.com – As the US moves to adopt EMV chip and PIN cards and mobile payments, authentication is becoming a serious concern, particularly for customer not present transactions – evidenced by the number of Mo…

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Customer Not Present threat prompts response from US providers

As the US moves to adopt EMV chip and PIN cards and mobile payments, authentication is becoming a serious concern, particularly for customer not present transactions – evidenced by the number of Money20/20 exhibitors focusing on the topic in contrast […]

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Do you know where your all corporate data is present?

Where all the corporate IT professionals are enthusiast about saving the corporate data, they are actually unaware that where their sensitive corporate data is present. A survey was held by the Ponemon Institute, which was powered by the Informatica, about where all the data of the corporate world is present. Read More….

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Tripwire researcher to present on credit card black market at ToorCamp

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