A hacking tool that was able to give full remote control of a victim’s computer to cybercriminals has been taken down as a result of … Read more
A joint law enforcement operation supported by 19 countries led to the arrest of 60 people suspected of fraud. The main aim of the 2019 … Read more
Hundreds of millions of Facebook users’ phone numbers were exposed in an open online database, the company confirmed Wednesday, in the latest example of Facebook’s … Read more
A foreign state staged the latest cyber-attack targeting the Czech Foreign Ministry, the Senate’s security committee said on Tuesday, though it did not identify the … Read more
Tech companies should prioritise the protection of their users and the wider public when designing services, the UK and international security partners have warned.
Senior … Read more
City Power, responsible for powering South Africa’s financial capital Johannesburg, announced on Thursday that it had been hit by a ransomware virus that had encrypted … Read more
Prosecutors have charged two workers at a cybersecurity company with terrorism as part of an investigation into Bulgaria’s biggest-ever data breach, a lawyer for the … Read more
Major businesses including Google and Microsoft are backing the UK to become a world leader in tackling the most damaging cyber security threats, helping to … Read more
A 20-year-old cybersecurity worker has been arrested in Bulgaria and charged with hacking the personal and financial records of millions of taxpayers in the country’s … Read more
Cryptocurrency experts meet at Europol to strengthen ties between law enforcement and private sector
Over 300 cryptocurrency experts from both law enforcement and the private sector attended the sixth Cryptocurrency Conference hosted at Europol’s headquarters from 12 to 14 … Read more
The Dutch Fiscal Information and Investigation Service (FIOD), in close cooperation with Europol and the authorities in Luxembourg, clamped down on one of the … Read more
Europol revealed that an international crime gang which used malware to steal $100m from more than 40,000 victims has been dismantled.
It said that the … Read more
Hackers breached the web servers of multiple chapters of the FBI and published the names and addresses of hundreds of law enforcement personnel and … Read more
A British single mother arrested in Dubai for insulting her ex-husband’s new wife on Facebook, has been allowed to return to the UK.
The campaign … Read more
Amid a period of intense scrutiny around the world, technology giant Huawei has opened a cyber security transparency centre in Brussels.
The new building is … Read more
Next global major threat will be in the form of a cyber attack with the proportions of 9/11 and Pearl Harbour – OECD warned
The next major global attack will be a cyber attack, and it will be of of devastating proportions. The problem is not a matter of … Read more