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Teenager charged over Mumsnet hack and DDoS attack

An 18-year-old man has been charged by British police in connection with an internet attack that saw Mumsnet hacked, users’ accounts breached, passwords stolen, and the site blasted offline. noch 380 Wörter

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Top CyberSecurity News For 22nd May 2016

  1. National Crime Agency warns of growing threat from cyber crime attacksFrom The Drum. The UK’s National Crime Agency has warned that the threat from cyber crime is „growing fast“ and becoming more „technically proficient and aggressive“.In an interview with the Times, the agency pointed to financial trojans masquerading as legitimate software and distributed denial of service attacks as the biggest cyber crime threats to UK businesses.

DDoS-for-Ransom Attacks Surge in 2016

Published: Thursday, 19 May 2016 12:00
Tania Henson from Opticca Security highlights the increasing trend for distributed denial of service attacks to come with a ransom demand and explains what businesses can do to deal with these extortion scams. noch 787 Wörter
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Distributed Denial of Service of Attacks

Recently Cyber Security has been ramped up in the media due to continuing attacks on public and private sector companies, underground communities such as Anonymous, Lulzsec and Lizard Squad whom are publically revealing vulnerabilities on such organisations and underlining the fact more can be done around security and the confidentiality of data.

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Anonymous #OpIcarus Hits Bank of England Email

Attackers affiliated to the Anonymous collective claimed to have taken down the Bank of England’s internal email server.

According to Anon News, the attackers claimed to have taken down the Bank of England’s internal email server as part of an operation dubbed ‘OpIcarus.’ The websites of the National Reserve Bank of Tonga, the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston and the central banks of Sweden, Myanmar and Laos were also claimed to have been hit. noch 452 Wörter

Cyber Security Series | DOS DDOS

Recently Cyber Security has been ramped up in the media due to continuing attacks on public and private sector companies, underground communities such as Anonymous, Lulzsec and Lizard Squad whom are publically revealing vulnerabilities on such organisations and underlining the fact more can be done around security and the confidentiality of data. noch 986 Wörter

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How this Indian CIO got way ahead in the fight against DDOS attacks

Networks Asia — For the past few years, India and its IT teams have been in a constant state of war with malware, hackers, insidious employees and everything that is a threat to their information security. noch 52 Wörter

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