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    1. July 30, 2015

      Cyber insecurity: Going dark

      Growing impatient with the restrained debate among the Washington policy wonks, the bearded Silicon Valley engineer...

    2. July 29, 2015

      Russia’s cyberwarriors use Twitter to hide intrusion

      Russian hackers are using Twitter as an ultra-stealthy way of concealing their intrusions into sensitive Western...

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    1. July 29, 2015

      Cyber Insecurity: West eyes Dr Strangelove tactics in cyber wars

      James Clapper, the Obama administration’s director of national intelligence, is not given to slips of the tongue. On...

    2. July 28, 2015

      Cyber insecurity: When 95% isn’t good enough

      Two weeks after hackers broke into Sony Pictures’ computer systems, deleting important company files and exposing...

    3. July 27, 2015

      Cyber insecurity: Hacking back

      JP Morgan Chase. Sony Pictures. Target. Anthem Healthcare. Fiat Chrysler. All of these companies have been hit by...

    4. July 24, 2015

      Property cyber crime is escalating

      Fraudsters are aggressively targeting solicitors that handle property sales because of the large sums of money involved...

    5. July 24, 2015

      Cyber hack triggers mass Fiat Chrysler car recall

      Fiat Chrysler has recalled 1.4m vehicles over a vulnerability that could allow hackers to disable them on highways,...

    6. July 23, 2015

      FBI blames China for 53% spy case surge

      The FBI has labelled China “the most dominant threat” to US companies, saying it believed Beijing was the main culprit...

    7. July 20, 2015

      Hackers threaten to betray 37m users of adultery website

      Avid Life, the owner of website Ashley Madison that specialises in matchmaking married people who wish to be...

    8. July 19, 2015

      Sophos confident of maintaining momentum after £1.1bn IPO

      At the end of a low-rise industrial park in Abingdon, a pretty Oxfordshire town that does not even have a railway...

    9. July 17, 2015

      Surrey police warn on £1m bank transfer scam

      Two people in Surrey have each lost about £1m to fraudsters who convinced them to change bank transfer details by...

    10. July 17, 2015

      Cyber security start-up Rapid7 shares pop on first day of trading

      Shares in Rapid7, the first cyber security company to list in the US this year, popped 67 per cent on their first day...

    11. July 16, 2015

      Alleged British hacker faces extradition to US

      Lauri Love, a British citizen accused of hacking into the networks of several US government agencies, was arrested on...

    12. July 16, 2015

      Online crime drives 9% rise in UK fraud

      Cases of fraud committed in England and Wales rose 9 per cent during the past year driven by a surge related to online...

    13. July 15, 2015

      Global hunt for cyber criminals behind online black market

      Seventy people across the globe have been charged or face search warrants in connection to the online hacking...

    14. July 14, 2015

      FT investigation: Cyber insecurity

      In July 2013, a hacker calling himself “Peace” uploaded a malicious string of code into computers at the US Department...

    15. July 14, 2015

      IT budgets cut even as cyber threat grows

      IT spending at many of the US government agencies hit by devastating cyber attacks is being cut, even as the threat to...

    16. July 14, 2015

      Cyber insecurity: alert raised on aviation agency

      A government watchdog this year raised red flags over the agency in charge of US civilian flights and air traffic...

    17. July 14, 2015

      How to keep your details safe on the internet

      There are no equivalents to highway codes, nutritional guidelines and movie-style ratings systems to help people make...

    18. July 14, 2015

      Espionage and industry in the internet era

      Spying may be the world’s second-oldest profession, but espionage has been quick to embrace the technology of the...

    19. July 13, 2015

      Cyber security start-up CrowdStrike raises $100m

      CrowdStrike, a California-based cyber security company, has raised $100m in a round led by Google’s growth capital arm,...

    20. July 12, 2015

      UK boards divided on cyber and social media

      FTSE 350 companies are optimistic about the UK’s growth prospects, worried about a potential UK exit from the EU — but...

    21. July 10, 2015

      US agency head resigns over cyber attack

      The head of the US government’s human resources arm resigned on Friday after devastating cyber attacks in which hackers...

    22. July 8, 2015

      FBI warns it cannot crack Isis encryption

      The FBI’s tools to fight terrorism were becoming ineffective in the face of increasingly sophisticated encryption by...

    23. July 8, 2015

      Tech experts in fight for web security

      Prominent technology experts have warned that US and UK government demands for greater powers to crack encrypted...

    24. July 1, 2015

      Sophos in biggest initial public offering for a UK software group

      Shares in Sophos jumped nearly 7 per cent as the cyber security company began trading publicly in the largest ever...

    25. July 1, 2015

      Criminals home in on banks to create ‘imposter’ accounts

      Current accounts have overtaken mortgages as the financial product of choice for fraudsters, underscoring the need for...

    26. June 30, 2015

      US government agency suspends new federal employee vetting

      The US government agency hit by massive cyber attacks this month has temporarily suspended a vetting system for new...

    27. June 28, 2015

      Investors bet on cyber security stocks

      Investors have this year pumped more than $1bn into an exchange-traded fund that tracks cyber security stocks as they...

    28. June 26, 2015

      Sophos valued at £1bn in flotation

      Sophos has revealed the pricing of initial public offering, valuing the Oxfordshire-based cyber security company at...

    29. June 25, 2015

      China ‘lead suspect’ in US cyber breaches

      China is the “leading suspect” in recent cyber breaches at the US government’s human resources arm that affected...

    30. June 24, 2015

      Palantir goes from CIA-funded start-up to big business

      In Lord of the Rings, a Palantir is a seeing stone, a device through which those who gaze can see hidden truths and...

    31. June 23, 2015

      US ‘tapped’ French leaders’ phones

      US intelligence services tapped the phones of French president François Hollande and his predecessors Nicolas Sarkozy...

    32. June 19, 2015

      The messaging system that has nothing left to say

      Delete is our default,” warns Snapchat, the popular messaging and photo application used by many teenagers and...

    33. June 17, 2015

      Patient records are target for cyber crooks

      The healthcare industry has become a treasure trove of data worth more than financial information and the sector could...

    34. June 12, 2015

      Judges should have a role watching Britain’s spies

      Few political debates these days are as fractious as the one on privacy and security. After Edward Snowden’s...

    35. June 9, 2015

      Geeks like me put others off safe surfing

      It was disappointing when my father knocked almond butter off my mental healthy food shelf. Retirement has given him a...

    36. June 3, 2015

      Sophos: backing Britain

      If you were a private equity business looking to sell a UK technology investment, how would you go about it? You might...

    37. June 3, 2015

      Sophos aims to raise $100m in London IPO

      Sophos, an Oxfordshire-based IT security company that is majority-owned by private equity group Apax Partners, is...

    38. June 2, 2015

      Probes into data breaches at UK financial firms triple

      British financial institutions have been investigated 585 times for data privacy breaches in the past 12 months —...

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