Student found guilty of hacking firm’s emails

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans A university student has been ordered to pay more than £7,000 compensation after he hacked the emails of a garden furniture company and targeted one of its customers. Moshood Olawale Abolade, 26, of Hatchets Lane, Newark, had denied fraud by The…

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South Korean Firms Face Attacks Of ‘White’ Hackers

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans South Korean firms are under fire for not being careful about computer hackers and losing some data to the foreign companies. Lee Jung-hoon, one of the top “white” hackers in South Korea, was allegedly leaving the Samsung SDS on November The…

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VC firms invest $200m in UK tech start-ups after Brexit vote

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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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NK hackers increasingly attacking private firms

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans North Korean hackers are increasing their attacks on South Korean private companies. Pyongyang’s latest attacks on the computer networks of KT, Hanjin Group and SK Group shows that private firms have lax cybersecurity overall compared to the government and public organizations,…

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Firm’s founder says that Panama Papers leak was a hack

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans However it is not surprising more than 11.5 million documents have been leaked including the financial arrangements of prominent figures, including friends of Russian President Vladimir Putin, relatives of the prime ministers of Britain and Pakistan and Chinese President Xi Jinping,…

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Top-ranked workplace among small firms

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Phishing. Ransomware. CEO fraud. These are the cybersecurity scams awash in the world start-up company KnowBe4 was created to defend against. Its business — providing security awareness training to banks, businesses and organizations — is booming as hacker attacks continue to…

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