Symantec Sees Ransomware Hackers Getting More Advanced, Targeted

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Hackers using software to block data and then demand money in return are relying on increasingly advanced techniques more commonly seen in cyber-espionage cases, the antivirus company Symantec Corp. said…. Read more on this. , valued at $ecting to http://finance.ya, finished…

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Small firms told to be more cyber cautious

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans mall firms should be every bit as wary as their larger counterparts with regards to cyber security, says a panellist at the upcoming Insider Media East Midlands Cybercrime Breakfast. Sean Price, software development director at retail installation experts RDS Group, said…

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Cloud security, network visibility & more

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Today’s interview is with Aubrey Merchant, federal CTO, Blue Coat Systems. In a town full of vendors that focus on cybersecurity, Blue Coat Systems is well known to a special community. When you listen to the interview with Merchant, you be…

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IDENTITY THEFT IN THE U.K. MORE THAN DOUBLES IN A YEAR

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans The number of victims of identity theft in the U.K. aged 30 and under rose by 52 percent in 2015, figures released Tuesday revealed. Fraud prevention organization Cifas collated data from 261 companies across Britain. In 2015, just under 24,000 people…

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Hackers Crack Pentagon’s Cyber Walls More Than 130 Times

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Under the “Hack The Pentagon” program, hackers found 138 “vulnerabilities” in the Defense Department’s cyber defenses. Editor’s Note: This article by Richard Sisk originally appeared on Military.com, the premier source of information for the military and veteran community. Hackers screened for…

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