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    Are we leaving our digital front doors wide open?

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    Home Depot attack bigger than Target’s

    Home Depot said on Thursday that up to 56m payment card details may have been affected when it was hit by hackers, making...

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  1. September 18, 2014

    Warning over Isis cyber threat

    The Islamist militants who have seized almost a third of Iraq and Syria pose the next great cyber threat as terrorist...

  2. beyondbrics

    September 17, 2014

    Bulgarian defence minister: spending to rise in wake of Russian invasion of Ukraine

    Bulgaria must bolster defence spending in response to the Russian invasion of Ukraine and war in the Middle East, the...

  3. FT Alphaville

    September 16, 2014

    Cybersecurity dispatches: Managing the IoT poltergeist threat

    Imagine the scene in the not too distant future. An Uber self-driving electric car has just dropped you off home. Your front...

  4. FT Alphaville

    September 16, 2014

    Dispatches from the cyberwar frontline with a horrified Vince Cable

    Speaking on the sidelines of the SINET cybersecurity conference being held in London on Tuesday, UK Business Secretary Vince...

  5. September 15, 2014

    WikiLeaks releases copies of FinFisher ‘malware’

    WikiLeaks has released copies of surveillance software, developed by German company FinFisher, that has been used by...

  6. September 15, 2014

    New Zealanders under mass surveillance, Edward Snowden claims

    New Zealand’s prime minister was forced on to the defensive on Monday amid a bruising election campaign after Edward...

  7. September 12, 2014

    How to stage virtual reality: ‘Teh Internet is a Serious Business’

    Open the rehearsal script for Tim Price’s new play for the Royal Court and you could be forgiven for thinking his cat sat on...

  8. September 12, 2014

    The chilling reality of ‘kinetic’ action

    Frightening ideas often hide behind bland phrases – take “collateral damage” or “negative patient outcome”. Similarly...

  9. September 11, 2014

    Fortress finance pulls up the virtual drawbridge

    Western investors have largely shrugged off the military conflict in Ukraine, pushing global markets higher. But, deep...

  10. September 9, 2014

    Home Depot confirms hackers breached payment systems

    Home Depot, the US DIY retailer, has confirmed that its payment systems were breached by hackers and data could have been...

  11. September 5, 2014

    Cyber crime: battling a growth industry

    Cyberspace is constantly evolving and presenting organisations with previously unforeseen opportunities – from using the...

  12. September 3, 2014

    Nato summit on ‘high alert’ for cyber attack

    As world leaders gather in Wales for the Nato summit, British police say they are engaged in a security effort greater than...

  13. September 3, 2014

    Home Depot probes possible data theft

    Home Depot, the largest DIY chain in the US, sought to reassure consumers as it investigated reports of a mass theft of...

  14. September 2, 2014

    Saudi Arabia arrests 88 over ‘imminent attack’

    Saudi Arabia has arrested 88 people suspected of planning what the interior ministry says was an “imminent attack” amid...

  15. August 31, 2014

    Experts warn banks of more cyber attacks

    The latest wave of cyber attacks against US banks highlights the persistent threat facing the global financial sector, as...

  16. August 28, 2014

    US probes wave of cyber attacks on banks

    US authorities are investigating a new wave of cyber attacks against American financial institutions, including JPMorgan...

  17. August 25, 2014

    Cyber attacks: banking on safety

    Whether hacktivists or criminals, cyber attacks against banks are on the rise. Financial executives surveyed by PwC said...

  18. August 25, 2014

    Wickr butts into conversation on Wall St chatroom

    Wickr, a cyber security start-up, is in talks with banks and major financial services companies including Markit to create...

  19. August 25, 2014

    Hackers target gaming companies

    Cyber criminals have targeted gaming companies including Sony’s PlayStation Network, Microsoft’s Xbox and Riot Games’ the...

  20. August 24, 2014

    Corporate hack attack fears drive flash of cash

    Once a grudge purchase considered a drain on corporate resources, IT security has moved to the very top of the agenda...

  21. August 21, 2014

    UPS hit by cyber attack

    United Parcel Service is among a new wave of retailers that have been targeted by cyber criminals, with data from more than...

  22. August 19, 2014

    Community Health Systems says Chinese hackers stole patient data

    Community Health Systems, the US hospital operator, said that Chinese hackers have stolen private information about 4.5m of...

  23. August 15, 2014

    Def Con: the ‘Olympics of hacking’

    When tens of thousands of computer hackers hit Las Vegas for a weekend, a drab convention centre is transformed for a very...

  24. FT Tech Hub

    August 13, 2014

    Amazon's Bezos looks out for investment opportunities

    Amazon founder Jeff Bezos is among the new investors in Lookout, a San Francisco-based mobile security company that just...

  25. August 13, 2014

    Nearly half UK adults fail to install security software, NCA says

    Almost half UK adults put themselves at risk of cyber attacks by failing to install security software on new devices, the...

  26. FT Alphaville

    August 8, 2014

    Osborne deals with the pirate threat

    Pirates. Can’t live with them. Can’t get rid of them. And… it has always been so. Back in Roman Republican times, for...

  27. August 7, 2014

    Security experts warn on hacker peril

    A flicker of a light, a twitch of a blind or a TV suddenly turning on in the middle of the night could spook a hotel guest...

  28. August 7, 2014

    Ukraine PM’s office hit by cyber attack linked to Russia

    Dozens of computers in the Ukrainian prime minister’s office and at least 10 of Ukraine’s embassies abroad have been...

  29. August 5, 2014

    Canadians held in China on suspicion of stealing state secrets

    Two Canadian citizens who ran a coffee shop in a city on China’s border with North Korea are being investigated on suspicion...

  30. August 3, 2014

    Experts to expose flaws in cyber security devices

    Internet-connected cameras, USB sticks and even a web browser promising anonymity have serious security flaws, according to...

  31. August 1, 2014

    GCHQ accredits degrees in cyber security to combat online attacks

    GCHQ, the UK’s electronic spy agency, has given its stamp of approval to six master’s degrees in online security as it moves...

  32. July 31, 2014

    Ukraine crisis shows Nato flaws, MPs warn

    The crisis in Ukraine has highlighted the serious deficiencies in Nato, including its command and control structures, its...

  33. July 24, 2014

    Berlin to boost counter-intelligence against US

    Berlin is to boost its counter-intelligence operations against spies from the US and other allied countries in the wake of...

  34. July 23, 2014

    MPs hit out over UK arms sales to Russia

    British officials have faced criticism from MPs for granting 251 export licences for armaments and sensitive equipment to...

  35. July 23, 2014

    Daimler chief warns on potential for cyber attacks on cars

    A car speeds down the highway, in ‘autonomous’ cruise control – when suddenly a computer hacker unleashes a virus that sends...

  36. July 18, 2014

    Typewriters are the start of a fightback against cyberspying

    A German politician called Patrick Sensburg announced this week that his country’s government was thinking about reverting...

  37. FT Alphaville

    July 17, 2014

    Bitcoin, meet Lawsky's BitLicense

    This how the Bitcoin regulator comes, not with a bang but with an AMA. In accordance with the New York State Administrative...

  38. July 16, 2014

    Ebay hacking puts damper on sales

    The theft by hackers of eBay user data put a damper on sales at the online retailer in the last quarter and pushed it to...

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