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CIC News for 03-05-2014 contains 30 articles: cybercrime(12),cyber security(6),data breach(7),other(5)

CIC News update contains 26 English and 4 Dutch articles for today.
In today's English news articles:
- 11 related to cybercrime
- 5 related to cyber security
- 7 related to data breach and identity theft
- 3 for the category other news

In today's Dutch news articles:
- 1 related to cybercrime
- 1 related to cyber security
- 2 for the category other news

Have fun reading.

English cybercrime related news

Details of IE zero day exploit publishedLocation: Oracle - Redwood City, United States
Date published: 02-05-2014

Now that the IE zero day which caused so much panic over the last several dayshas been patched, researchers are much more free to discuss details of the attack.Cisco's Snort IPS network shows that their customers began on April 24 with several phishing attacks.The attack rel... Read more

Source: www.zdnet.com

Top found tags: website(1),Internet Explorer(2),telecom sector(4)

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Anti-piracy group warns about malware-riddled sites - fair, or scaremongering?Location: New York, United States
Date published: 02-05-2014

A UK body battling online media piracy has released a rather stark warning about "bogus content" on sites providing access to pirated films and TV shows, claiming that 97% of such sites feature either malware or scams, and 3 out of 4 people who use these dodgy services subsequently suffer "problems... Read more

Source: nakedsecurity.sophos.com

Top found tags: cybercrime(2),financial sector(2),United Kingdom(2)

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Police Scotland Supports Philippines Operation Into Cyber-crimeLocation: Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
Date published: 02-05-2014

Police Scotland has today (May 2) supported an international multi-agency operation to target cyber-crime in the Philippines following an investigation into the death of a Scottish teenager.Daniel Perry, 17, from Fife, who died in July 2013 at the Forth Road Bridge, had been the victim ... Read more

Source: www.scotland.police.uk

Top found tags: United States(2),government(3),cybercrime(6)

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No hiding place for vile cybercriminalsLocation: Scotland, United Kingdom
Date published: 03-05-2014

NO PRAISE is high enough for the police officers from many countries, including our own, who have tracked down and arrested the gang suspected of being responsible for trying to blackmail a Fife teenager who, as a consequence, tragically took his own life. This was a horrendous crime. Hiding behind... Read more

Source: www.scotsman.com

Top found tags: government(3),cybercrime(6),telecom sector(12)

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Selling perfumes online was front of cybercriminalsLocation: New Delhi, India
Date published: 03-05-2014

NAGA CITY, PhilippinesThey were only selling perfumes and books online and earning commissions from it, protested the 84 workers and managers of Digital Minds, who were arrested when police swooped down on their company on Thursday.But the documentary evidence seized by investigators said otherw... Read more

Source: globalnation.inquirer.net

Top found tags: government(3),cybercrime(5),telecom sector(6)

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Interpol, Philippines Bust Cyber Extortion NetworkLocation: Hong Kong, China
Date published: 02-05-2014

Philippine police, backed by Interpol, have arrested dozens of suspected members of an online extortion syndicate who duped hundreds of victims worldwide into exposing themselves in front of webcams or engaging in lewd chats, including a Scottish teenager who committed suicide after being blackmail... Read more

Source: abcnews.go.com

Top found tags: government(3),United States(6),telecom sector(8)

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Is the NSA Hiding Another Heartbleed?Location: National Security Agency - Fort Meade, United States
Date published: 03-05-2014

The news of the Heartbleed security holeand the NSAs rumored exploitation of the bugrocked the world last month. Heartbleed is likely the first of many to come. The debate over when, if ever, the U.S. government should be allowed to secretly exploit computer vulnerabilities for offensive s... Read more

Source: www.thedailybeast.com

Top found tags: government(4),telecom sector(4),0-day(1)

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Juniper Networks: Strong Results Are an Indication of a Better Future Juniper Networks: Strong Results Are an Indication of a Better Future - GuruFocus.comLocation: Juniper Networks - Sunnyvale, United States
Date published: 02-05-2014

Juniper Networks (JNPR), one of the pioneers in network infrastructure innovation, came up with impressive first quarter results for fiscal 2014. It beat its own higher-end of guidance on revenue and also managed to expand operating margins on the back of impressive cost control initiatives. It rec... Read more

Source: www.gurufocus.com

Top found tags: Juniper Networks(2),mobile device(2),telecom sector(2)

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Amrita-Digvijaya leak shows Delhi police's failure to curb cyber crimesLocation: New Delhi, India
Date published: 03-05-2014

Tackling cybercrime is an area where the Delhi Police is not exactly on a strong footing. Although the Delhi Police's Economic Offences Wing (EOW) has a Cyber Crime Cell, the specialised unit is hampered by the shortage of skilled manpower from its very inception.The crime statistics of... Read more

Source: indiatoday.intoday.in

Top found tags: social media(2),telecom sector(4),cybercrime(5)

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HACKER SIPHONS-OFF RS. 20 LAKH FROM A BANK ACCOUNT IN CITYLocation: Riyad, Saudi Arabia
Date published: 03-05-2014

Mysore, May 3- A rare incident of cyber crime in which the email of a Mysorean residing in Saudi Arabia was hacked and Rs. 20 lakh siphoned off from his bank account has been reported from Canara Banks Thilaknagar Branch in city today. It is said that one Mohammed Zafrullah Khan, resident of Sub... Read more

Source: www.starofmysore.com

Top found tags: Saudi Arabia(2),cybercrime(4),telecom sector(4)

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Hackers Targeted IE 8 Windows XP Users In Government, EnergyLocation: Microsoft HQ - Redmond, United States
Date published: 02-05-2014

An attack targeting zombie PCs running Internet Explorer 8 on Windows XP led to Microsofts decision to issue a May 1 patch to protect the outdated OS, according to security firm FireEye.Threat actors had been targeting PCs in the government and energy sectors as well as in defense and fina... Read more

Source: www.cruxialcio.com

Top found tags: United States(4),government(5),0-day(1)

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English cyber security related news

Location: Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
Date published: 03-05-2014

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysians are advised to be wary of a sextortion scam where perpetrators pose as beautiful women online and coerce Netizens into performing cybersex. The suspects then secretly record their lewd activities to blackmail their victims later, said CyberSecurity Malaysia. The cyber... Read more

Source: www.thestar.com.my

Top found tags: child pornography(4),cybercrime(6),cyber security(6)

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Privacy, Cybercrime Headline the Infosecurity Europe ConferenceLocation: Information Commissioner's Office - Cheshire, United Kingdom
Date published: 02-05-2014

Information security professionals and technology vendors from Europe and beyond descended on London this week for the annual Infosecurity Europe conference.The topics of privacy and surveillance dominated conference presentations and panels. That befits Europe's reputation for not only taking peop... Read more

Source: www.darkreading.com

Top found tags: United Kingdom(4),United States(4),government(10)

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Enterprise mobility needs call for unified cyber security solutionsLocation: Trend Micro - Cupertino, United States
Date published: 02-05-2014

The dependency on the Internet, wireless and cloud based services generated the need for unified cyber security solutions News ... Read more

Source: www.ciol.com

Top found tags: antivirus(4),cybercrime(4),telecom sector(4)

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FBI on DDoS Response VideoLocation: San Francisco, California, United States
Date published: 02-05-2014

Malcolm Palmore, Assistant Special Agent in Charge, FBI Tom Field, Vice President of Editorial Information Security Media GroupDistributed denial of service attacks remain a significant security threat to organizations in all sectors - particularly financial services. And the Federal Bureau of Inve... Read more

Source: www.rsaconference.com

Top found tags: RSA(2),United States(4),cybercrime(8)

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Why Perimeter Defenses Are No Longer Enough - Dark ReadingLocation: Target HQ - Minneapolis, United States
Date published: 02-05-2014

When it comes to corporate information security and data protection, the new normal is "due care" in managing day-to-day operations. "Breaches happen. Expect to be hacked. Expect to lose data. Its all about how quickly you respond." True. We've all heard this rhetoric shift from absolute comprom... Read more

Source: www.darkreading.com

Top found tags: cyber security(2),financial sector(2),information security(2)

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English data breach and identity theft related news

ICYMI AOL data breach, fighting cybercrime, Target CISO and Windows XPLocation: Microsoft HQ - Redmond, United States
Date published: 02-05-2014

In a roller coaster week which saw AOL report a data breach, Target appoint a CISO and all the madness around Infosecurity Europe, SC looks at all the major stories in our latest In Case You Missed It column. It's been a horrible couple of weeks for AOL. One week after the integrity of ... Read more

Source: www.scmagazineuk.com

Top found tags: 0-day(1),cybercrime(11),government(11)

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JCM Partners Acknowledges Data BreachLocation: New York, United States
Date published: 02-05-2014

Housing applicants' names, Social Security numbers, driver's license numbers, e-mail addresses and mailing addresses were exposed. Real estate management company JCM Partners recently began notifying an undisclosed number of housing applicants that their personal information had been ex... Read more

Source: www.esecurityplanet.com

Top found tags: EN(1),hackers(1),data breach(2)

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Following a data breach, 33 percent of customers would shop elsewhereLocation: Target HQ - Minneapolis, United States
Date published: 03-05-2014

Customers want companies to do a better job of keeping their personal information secure, with a recent survey finding 33 percent of customers would shop elsewhere following a major data breach. Companies want to maximize sales and profit, but aren't doing enough to try and keep customers secure, i... Read more

Source: www.tweaktown.com

Top found tags: survey(1),data breach(2),telecom sector(4)

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The no. 1 way to prevent ID theft at medical officesLocation: New York, United States
Date published: 03-05-2014

Identity theft at doctors offices, hospitals, and other medical providers is booming. But there is a way to protect yourself.The Identity Theft Resource Center reports almost half of all identity theft now is happening at medical providers like the ones just mentioned.There are many reasons why ... Read more

Source: www.springfieldnewssun.com

Top found tags: health sector(2),identity theft(2),medical sector(2)

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Why Ignoring the NIST Framework Could Cost YouLocation: National Institute of Standards - Gaithersburg, United States
Date published: 02-05-2014

Last week, the much anticipated (at least in the, let's face it, relatively small and quirky circles that pay attention to this stuff) NETmundial meeting on the future of Internet governance wrapped up in Brazil. The conference helped to entrench a growing consensus surrounding the multi-stakeholde... Read more

Source: www.huffingtonpost.com

Top found tags: government(4),cyber security(6),United States(6)

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What is Social Engineering?Location: New York, United States
Date published: 03-05-2014

No, its not some new engineering field to develop social media sites. Social engineering has been around as long as the con artist has been around. The terms stems from the socialscience world where social engineering isdeemed as an act of psychological manipulation.In our tech-laden... Read more

Source: www.huffingtonpost.com

Top found tags: social media(2),cybercrime(3),telecom sector(4)

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Justice Ministry looking to criminalise identity theftLocation: Helsinki, Finland
Date published: 03-05-2014

A new proposal by the Justice Ministry would make identity theft a criminal offence if it causes financial loss or any other damage. The new law would take effect from autumn next year if approved.Finland is moving to criminalise identity theft in a new legislative amendment proposed by... Read more

Source: yle.fi

Top found tags: identity theft(2),social media(2),cybercrime(5)

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Other English news

Five in ATM skimming network arrested in PhuketLocation: Sri Jayewardenapura Kotte, Sri Lanka
Date published: 03-05-2014

PHUKET: Five foreigners believed to be part of a skimming network stretching across Thailand were arrested in possession of multiple credit cards under different names and 700,000 baht in cash yesterday.Three were caught in the process of skimming an ATM in Karon. The other two were app... Read more

Source: www.phuketgazette.net

Top found tags: Thailand(2),The Netherlands(2),financial sector(6)

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Credit card fraud: IPS officer's wife loses Rs 29,000Location: New York, United States
Date published: 03-05-2014

The wife of a senior IPS officer of Madhya Pradesh cadre approached the Gamdevi Police after she received three SMS on her mobile phone alerting her about air tickets being booked using her credit card even though she wasn't aware of any such transactions. The case was registered on April 25.The 40... Read more

Source: www.dnaindia.com

Top found tags: credit card(2),financial sector(4),telecom sector(14)

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Heartbleed Found in Vital SCADA ArchitectureLocation: Siemens HQ - Munich, Germany
Date published: 01-05-2014

In yet more news out of the already ravaged Heartbleed front, Siemens has released a series of patches for vital SCADA hardware including pieces installed at major nuclear facilities and hydroelectric dams.This just goes to show that even if you establish a massive, dragnet-style machine to suck up... Read more

Source: vpncreative.net

Top found tags: SCADA (1),threat(1),critical infrastructure(4)

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Dutch cybercrime related news

Belangrijke bestuurders verlaten beveiligingsbedrijf KasperskyLocation: Kaspersky HQ - Moscow, Russia
Date published: 03-05-2014

Vijf belangrijke Kaspersky-bestuurders verlaten het Russischecomputerbeveiligingsbedrijf vanwege onenigheid over debedrijfsstrategie. Dat meldt persbureau Reuters. De vijf vertrekkende bestuurders bestaan onder andere uit de Steve Orenberg, president van de Amerikaanse divisie van Kaspersky,enNikol... Read more

Source: www.nutech.nl

Top found tags: cybercrime(2),Kaspersky Lab(2),United States(4)

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Dutch cyber security related news

VS en Duitsland beginnen 'cyberdialoog' over NSALocation: Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Date published: 02-05-2014

De VS en Duitsland blijven van mening verschillen over spionageactiviteiten van de Amerikaanse geheime dienst NSA.Dit bleek vrijdag na een topontmoeting tussen president Barack Obama en bondskanselier Angela Merkel. Beide landen willen beginnen aan een 'cyberdialoog' over de onderlinge ... Read more

Source: www.nu.nl

Top found tags: government(3),Germany(4),United States(6)

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Other Dutch news

Hoeveel storingsdagen had jouw bank?Location: ABN Amro HQ - Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Date published: 02-05-2014

Het houdt maar niet op: storingen bij internetbankieren. Het is dit jaar nog veel erger dan vorig jaar: de drie grote banken (Rabobank, ING, ABN Amro) hadden twee keer zo vaak een storing als vorig jaar.De cijfers spreken ook eigenlijk wel voor zich:De grote piek in april 2013 kwam door... Read more

Source: nos.nl

Top found tags: trend(1),online banking(2),financial sector(6)

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"De schreeuw om security vanuit Process Control"Location: New York, United States
Date published: 03-05-2014

De afgelopen jaren hebben bedrijven veel genvesteerd in de security van de IT omgeving. Maar hoe zit dat met de proces- of productieautomatisering, ofwel de technische omgeving?Hier draait het, anders dan bij IT, primair om de integriteit en beschikbaarheid van processen en systemen. Andere... Read more

Source: www.hudsoncybertec.com

Top found tags: NL(1)

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