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For more than 20 years, businesses around the world have been hiring hackers. They want us to find exploitable loopholes in their “armour” and break in as far as we... read more

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It has recently been reported that a number of US technology heavyweights including Amazon and Apple have been hacked. According to Bloomberg, in 2015, Amazon.com began quietly evaluating a startup called Elemental Technologies,... more

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Recent reports manifests how “smart” technology, such as voice-enabled digital devices and virtual assistants, could be shockingly blind to security threats. As per reports, researchers discovered a flaw in Amazon’s Alexa virtual assistant that enabled them to eavesdrop on consumers with smart devices – and automatically transcribe every word said, which further a text transcript is generated. As per Checkmarx Researchers, [...]

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Bitcoin, Blockchain, cryptocurrencies, Cryptocurrency, Cyber Security, Daily News, E-Money, Fraud & Security, Hackers, hacking, Issuing & Acquiring, Risk & Compliance -

Cryptocurrencies and the software developed to track them have become attractive targets for cybercriminals while also creating a lucrative new market for computer-security firms. In less than a decade, hackers have stolen $1.2 billion worth of Bitcoin and rival currency Ether, according to Lex Sokolin, global director of FinTech strategy at Autonomous Research. Given the currencies’ explosive [...]

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Cybercrime follows the money. In today’s increasingly interconnected world they conduct digital hold-ups and cause major disruption by targeting critical infrastructure. So, how do those in the financial services industry get inside the mind of the hacker? How do they separate the signal from the noise to gain effective threat intelligence insights? We live in [...]

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