NCC Group buys US cyber security firm for up to $18.75m

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Cyber security firm NCC Group has bought US cyber security and payment consultancy Payment Software Company for up to $18.75m in cash. NCC said it will make an initial payment of $15m, with two further payments of up to $1.875m The…

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A Hacking Group is Selling Spyware to Government

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans If you think iPhone is the safest smartphone out there, we’ve got something that’s going to burst this bubble of yours. As reported by The Wall Street Journal, spyware relying on three previously unknown, or “zero-day,” flaws in Apple’s iOS The…

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Hacker Group OurMine Is Sending a Message: No One Is Safe

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans OurMine has been hacking the Twitter accounts of CEOs and celebrities including Google CEO Sundar Pichai and actor Channing Tatum to prove the point that “nobody is safe.” Google CEO Sundar Pichai is among the latest members of an unhappy club:…

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South Yorkshire Police website falls victim to hacking group

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans The South Yorkshire Police website fell victim to an group claiming to be Albanian computer hackers yesterday. The group – who called themselves NofawkX Al – took over the site on Sunday afternoon. The hackers replaced the site’s usual information, including…

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