Apple, Google encryption ‘not helping’ criminal investigation: AFP

Access to encryption technology, the growth of cloud services, and the Internet of Things pose challenges to the way the Australian Federal Police (AFP) investigates both traditional and online criminal activity. Speaking at the CeBIT GovInnovate conference in Canberra on […] For more information go to http://www.NationalCyberSecurity.com, http://www. GregoryDEvans.com, http://www.LocatePC.net…

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A Google Site Meant to Protect You Is Helping Hackers Attack You

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Before companies like Microsoft and Apple release new software, the code is reviewed and tested to ensure it works as planned and to find any bugs. Hackers and cybercrooks do the same. The last thing you want if you’re a […]…

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New Charleroi cameras helping cops catch criminals in the act

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans In December, Patrick Garman was having lunch with John Mollenauer when Garman asked the mayor-elect why he wanted the job. “He said, ‘Because I’ve got to do something for my community. I don’t want to do the same old thing […]…

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Aussie teen hacker arrested for helping government

An Aussie teen hacker is regretting helping a government website fix a security hole after the company in charge of the site reported him to the fuzz. Joshua Rogers, a 16-year-old in the state of Victoria, found a basic security hole that allowed him to access a database containing sensitive information…

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Is this Ukrainian helping to sell millions of stolen Target credit card numbers online? Security expert claims he has identified black market salesman

Unmasked: Security expert Brian Krebs has identified Andrew Hodiverski, pictured, as the operator of the underground online ‘card shop’ Rescator.la that has been selling millions of credit card numbers stolen from Target   The web security blogger who broke the news about the massive Target credit and debit card breach has identified…

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CBP officer charged for helping fugitive brother-in-law cross border

Mark Rockwell Top Priority Sector:  border_security Image Caption:  San Ysidro POE Federal authorities have charged a ten-year veteran Customs and Border Protection officer stationed at the San Ysidro Port of Entry (POE) in California with helping his brother-in-law evade arrest by allowing him to pass through the port without inspection….

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EFF lends helping hand to Adium and Pidgin IM clients

The digital watchdog Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) lent a technical hand to fix security problems in a tool used to encrypt instant messenger conversations using the Adium and Pidgin programs. The EFF wrote that it analyzed the “Off the Record” (OTR) tool, a plugin for Pidgin and Adium for Mac,…

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‘Rica helping jail criminals’

Rica legislation has proven useful in helping police secure convictions with intercepted cellphone evidence, Deputy Justice Minister Andries Nel said on Tuesday. View full post on cellphone security – Yahoo! News Search Results View full post on National Cyber Security

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