Aviva ‘revenge’ phone hacker jailed for 18 months

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans A man has been jailed for 18 months for hacking into 900 phones belonging to the insurance company Aviva. Richard Neale, 40, pleaded guilty to carrying out the attack as revenge after falling out with colleagues. He was previously a director…

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FCA hacking risk kept from regulators for 18 months

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans WASHINGTON — Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV waited 18 months to tell federal safety regulators about a security flaw in radios being installed in more than a million vehicles that hackers exploited in July to seize control of a Jeep. The automaker…

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Hacker attack on federal security contractor not noticed for months, report claims

A cyberattack on federal security clearance contractor USIS, was unnoticed for months before it was revealed by the company and government agencies earlier this year, according to a published report. Officials and others familiar with an FBI investigation and related […] For more information go to http://www.NationalCyberSecurity.com, http://www. GregoryDEvans.com, http://www.LocatePC.net…

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Bulgarian hacker on the run for 10 years will spend next 30 months in prison in N.J. cybercrime case

After a decade on the run, a Bulgarian national tied to a worldwide cybercrime ring responsible for racking up millions in unauthorized bank charges was sentenced today to 30 months in prison. Aleksi Kolarov, 32, who pleaded guilty to identify […] For more information go to http://www.NationalCyberSecurity.com, http://www. GregoryDEvans.com, http://www.LocatePC.net…

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