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All about the criminal rats behind Spora ransomware.

All about the criminal rats behind Spora ransomware.

Nowadays, ransomware has become the most dangerous type of criminal malware. Most of the new families are prepared by amateurs (script-kiddies) and they are distributed on a small scale. Inside…

Brazil: Cybercrime in 2015.

Brazil: Cybercrime in 2015.

Short News by Victor Björgan .- Brazilian cybercriminals mostly operate on the surface web via public forums and apps, largely due to the cybercriminals’ disregard for law enforcement and law…

U.S. Senate passed Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act – CISA bill.

U.S. Senate passed Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act – CISA bill.

Senate votes in favor of bill critics including Edward Snowden say will allow the government to collect sensitive personal data unchecked. Robyn Greene of the New America Foundation characterized the…

Washington DC: hub for cyber security technology companies.

Washington DC: hub for cyber security technology companies.

Many U.S. companies  wants to buy  software that fortifies their networks and fends off hackers from cyber-attacks like those that afflicted  big-name businesses, including Target, JPMorgan Chase, Home Depot, Citigroup and…

U.S. financial institutions under cyber attack.

U.S. financial institutions under cyber attack.

New York –  United States Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew urged financial institutions and firms to take critical steps to better protect consumers and strengthen U.S. defenses against Cyber security thefts,…

World Cup Brazil 2014: what to do to avoid hackers.

World Cup Brazil 2014: what to do to avoid hackers.

When the 2014 World Cup kicks of in Brazil this week, the event is expected to draw hundreds of thousands of diehard soccer fans from around the world. Since those fans are…

Exponential 2014: Defense double spending on U.S. Cyber Command up to $ 1 trillion.

Exponential 2014: Defense double spending on U.S. Cyber Command up to $ 1 trillion.

    The $1 trillion omnibus appropriations bill for fiscal 2014 would more than double Defense Department spending on U.S. Cyber Command and would boost the Department of Homeland Security’s…

Obama to explain changes to NSA surveillance programs on January 17th.

Obama to explain changes to NSA surveillance programs on January 17th.

President Obama will detail proposed changes to government surveillance programs in a speech next Friday, the White House confirmed. White House press secretary Jay Carney said Mr. Obama will outline…

NSA´s program is lawful says U.S. Federal Judge and dismissed claim from American Civil Liberties Union.

NSA´s program is lawful says U.S. Federal Judge and dismissed claim from American Civil Liberties Union.

A prestigious federal judge ruled on Friday that the National Security Agency’s bulk collection of millions of Americans’ telephone and Internet records is lawful and a critical component of the…

SIGINT victory: NSA and GCHQ unlock online encryption from big internet companies.

SIGINT victory: NSA and GCHQ unlock online encryption from big internet companies.

The intelligence agencies NSA (U.S.) and GCHQ (U.K.) were able to monitor “large amounts” of data (from Hotmail, Google, Yahoo and Facebook) flowing through the world’s fibre-optic cables and break…

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