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NHS cyber-attack: GPs and hospitals hit by ransomware 0

NHS services across England and Scotland have been hit by a large-scale cyber-attack that has disrupted hospital and GP appointments. The prime minister said the incident was part of an

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PassFreely Attack Bypasses Oracle Database Authentication 0

Equation Group Exploit Could Potentially Target More Than SWIFT Users Warning: A dumped Equation Group exploit can be used to bypass Oracle database authentication. The attack tool in question, called

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EVENT: 2017 Data Breach Investigations Report 0

The cybersecurity answers you want, straight from the experts. The Verizon Data Breach Investigations Report (DBIR) is back. Now in its tenth year, it’s an unparalleled source of information on

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Holiday Inn hotels hit by card payment system hack 10

The owner of the Holiday Inn and Crowne Plaza hotel brands has disclosed that payment card-stealing malware has struck about 1,200 of its franchisees’ properties. UK-based Intercontinental Hotels Group (IHG)

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Turn Threat Data Into Threat Intelligence 0

Threat intelligence has now been a favorite of the information security industry now for some time. It is a powerful concept, let someone else deal with an attack or exposure,

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Why SMEs Need Cyber Insurance 0

Almost three-quarters of small and medium-sized businesses have suffered a security breach, and a report from the Federation of Small Business (FSB) says cybercrime targeting small and medium-sized businesses costs

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Apple denies hackers holding millions of iPhones, iCloud accounts ransom 8

Apple reassures customers that none of its systems have been breached, dismissing hackers’ claims that millions of iPhones and iCloud accounts are at risk of being wiped. Apple says none

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The Risk of Hacking 0

Cyber security and hackers There is always a risk of information being hacked and accessed, whether it is the data on an individual’s personal computer or data being held by

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General Data Protection Regulation According to Wikipedia 20

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) (Regulation (EU) 2016/679) is a regulation by which the European Parliament, the European Council and the European Commission intend

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A Lack of GDPR Guidance 0

The impact on preparing for the GDPR With the General Data Protection Regulation coming into force in 2018, businesses need to start preparing to be compliant. Although the Regulation itself

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