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CIC News for 11-05-2014 contains 17 articles: cybercrime(5),cyber security(0),data breach(10),other(2)

CIC News update contains 15 English and 2 Dutch articles for today.
In today's English news articles:
- 3 related to cybercrime
- 0 related to cyber security
- 10 related to data breach and identity theft
- 2 for the category other news

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

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English cybercrime related news

Cyber world, too, is unsafe for people from northeast in DelhiLocation: New York, United States
Date published: 11-05-2014

The streets of Delhi have a reputation of being dangerous for people hailing from the northeast; but the one place where hundreds of students and professionals from the seven states seem to be most vulnerable at, is the internet. According to Delhi Police statistics, between February 13 and May 09 ... Read more

Source: www.hindustantimes.com

Top found tags: cyber stalking(2),government(2),cybercrime(3)

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GCC security research award topic launched at Doha talkLocation: New York, United States
Date published: 11-05-2014

An introductory lecture on the Prince Nayef bin Abdulaziz Award for Security Research, launched by the secretariat-general of the GCC states, was held at Qatar Universitys Ibn Khaldun Hall recently.Major Mohamed Rabia al-Kowari, member of the award committee and director of the security st... Read more

Source: www.gulf-times.com

Top found tags: cybercrime(2),education(3),government(5)

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Switched on to tackling bad guys in cyberspaceLocation: Facebook - Menlo Park, United States
Date published: 11-05-2014

The office phone of police inspector Timothy Zammit rings and he is informed that a case of sextortion has reached the Cyber Crime Unit.The victim, a man, is claiming that a foreigner he befriended on Facebook convinced him to expose himself naked on webcam. She then threatened to send ... Read more

Source: www.timesofmalta.com

Top found tags: child pornography(4),telecom sector(4),cybercrime(5)

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English cyber security related news

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English data breach and identity theft related news

High alert for cyber crime as internet users increaseLocation: Kigali, Rwanda
Date published: 11-05-2014

The International Telecommunications Union said last week that global internet users will reach three billion (44 per cent of the worlds population) before the end of the year, with half of them from developing countries.In Rwanda efforts have been stepped up to increase internet penetration, ac... Read more

Source: www.newtimes.co.rw

Top found tags: financial sector(4),telecom sector(10),cybercrime(11)

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Cybercrime boss offers a Ferrari for hacker who dreams up the biggest scamLocation: European Cybercrime Centre - Den Haag, The Netherlands
Date published: 11-05-2014

The leader of a global cybercrime syndicate offered his associates a Ferrari for the hacker who came up with the best scam, according to a senior European security source.The gift made on a professionally produced video hidden in a dark recess of the internet formed the basis of a bizarre "... Read more

Source: www.independent.co.uk

Top found tags: cybercrime(3),government(3),financial sector(4)

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10 easy ways to spring clean your computerLocation: Microsoft HQ - Redmond, United States
Date published: 10-05-2014

Id love to spend money when its not necessary -- said no one ever.Problem is, your computer might be showing its age, be it slow boot-up times, sluggish performance, annoying freeze-ups and pop-up windows caused by malware (malicious software).Instead of buying an entirely new computer,... Read more

Source: www.cjad.com

Top found tags: malware(3),Microsoft(3),cybercrime(4)

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Bitly says users are safe after its data breach, 2-factor logins coming soon - The Next WebLocation: Bitly HQ - New York City, United States
Date published: 10-05-2014

After Bitly was compromised this week, the company has shared more information on what actually happened to the service yesterday in a post on its blog.The company says that it discovered there was strangely high traffic to abackupof the servicessource code that wasnt initiated internally. Af... Read more

Source: thenextweb.com

Top found tags: cyber security(2),data breach(2),social media(4)

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Just How Big of a Problem Is Identity Theft?Location: New York, United States
Date published: 10-05-2014

One common misconception about identity theft is that it only seriously affects people who are lazy or not careful with their private information. However, thatisnt true at all. Due to the amount of people that have access to your private information at stores, doctors offices, and even over ... Read more

Source: wallstcheatsheet.com

Top found tags: medical sector(2),financial sector(4),telecom sector(4)

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Software firm, UPMC sued over data breach involving 27,000Location: University of Pittsburgh Medical Center - Pittsburgh, United States
Date published: 11-05-2014

An attorney seeking to represent all of the victims of a breach of UPMC personnel data claimed Saturday that the damage from the compromise of personal information has yet to be calculated, and could continue to worsen. A company faulted in his lawsuit, meanwhile, suggested that it may not have any... Read more

Source: www.post-gazette.com

Top found tags: medical sector(2),United States(2),financial sector(4)

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Casino responds to data breachLocation: Missouri, United States
Date published: 10-05-2014

The parent company of the St. Jo Frontier Casino said its latest data breach involved food, beverage and retail purchases but did not extend to gambling transactions. Affinity Gaming, which owns the Frontier Casino along with other gambling facilities in Nevada, Iowa and Colorado, disclosed an u... Read more

Source: www.newspressnow.com

Top found tags: data breach(2),government(2),legislation(2)

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10 Ways to Help Protect Yourself from Identity TheftLocation: McAfee - Santa Clara, United States
Date published: 11-05-2014

No one wants to be a victim of identity theft (at least not that Im aware of). But even though we may say this, our actions dont always indicate thisand actions speak louder than words.Some of this information may seem basic or like common sense, but these are still tactics tha... Read more

Source: www.huffingtonpost.com

Top found tags: financial sector(4),social media(6),telecom sector(6)

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Dont let them steal your identityLocation: New York, United States
Date published: 10-05-2014

Simple information like your PAN number can be misused by fraudsters. So keep your personal data to yourselfRahul had applied for a home loan some time ago, and was rejected because his credit score was far too low. But he had never applied for a loan in the past. Rahul was later stunned to discove... Read more

Source: www.thehindubusinessline.com

Top found tags: update(2),financial sector(4),telecom sector(6)

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Health Care Data Breach Leads To Record $4.8 Million HIPAA SettlementLocation: New York City, New York, United States
Date published: 11-05-2014

A pair of healthcare organizations have agreed to pay a combined $4.8 million to settle charges that they potentially violated the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (otherwise known as HIPPA). The charges were the consequence of a data breach in which protected health info... Read more

Source: hothardware.com

Top found tags: cyber security(4),health sector(4),medical sector(4)

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Other English news

Jenks police seek identity of two men accused of credit card fraudLocation: New York, United States
Date published: 09-05-2014

JENKS, Okla. - The Jenks Police Department is hoping you can help identify two men who are using stolen credit card numbers. Police told FOX23 the men stole the credit card numbers and then most likely created their own card with their name on it. So if the clerk asked for ID, there was... Read more

Source: www.fox23.com

Top found tags: police(1),credit card(2),financial sector(2)

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Learning Malware Languages: Fun with Dick and Janes MalwareLocation: New York, United States
Date published: 11-05-2014

Recognizing the languages of today's malware families requires an understanding of both their grammar and lexicon. Modern detection systems typically rely only on components of the lexicon. In this session, we will present our research showing the detection and attribution benefits of understanding... Read more

Source: www.rsaconference.com

Top found tags: EN(1),research(1)

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Dutch cybercrime related news

Een fraudegevoelig digitaal lekLocation: Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Date published: 11-05-2014

De digitale snelwegen zijn minder veilig dan we dachten. De NSA verzamelt gigantisch veel gevoelige informatie, het belangrijke internetbedrijf Diginotar was eenvoudig te hacken, een fout met de naam Heartbleed tast de kern aan van de beveiligde sites aan en ook Internet Explorer is niet langer vei... Read more

Source: www.radio1.nl

Top found tags: report(1),identity theft(2),Internet Explorer(2)

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'Kwart Nederlandse werknemers klikt op phishinglink'Location: Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Date published: 10-05-2014

Zo'n 23 procent van werknemers in een bedrijf blijken op een phishinge-mail te klikken als deze goed geschreven is. Dat blijkt uit onderzoek van beveiligingsbedrijf LBVD.Het bedrijf stuurden in totaal 22.500 phishing e-mails naar werknemers van 26 deelnemende bedrijven. De onderzo... Read more

Source: www.nu.nl

Top found tags: research(1),spam(1),cybercrime(2)

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Dutch cyber security related news

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