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CIC News for 04-06-2014 contains 66 articles: cybercrime(38),cyber security(14),data breach(6),other(8)

CIC News update contains 44 English and 22 Dutch articles for today.
In today's English news articles:
- 21 related to cybercrime
- 12 related to cyber security
- 6 related to data breach and identity theft
- 5 for the category other news

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

Have fun reading.

English cybercrime related news

Kaspersky Lab gets closer to Video game that mirrors real-life hacksLocation: Kaspersky HQ - Moscow, Russia
Date published:30-05-2014

The game incidentally is said to remind of Stuxnet worm, which attacked industrial control systems at an Iranian nuclear facilityMOSCOW: A team of Kaspersky Lab experts were apparently consulted by the developers of the upcoming action-adventure game, Watch Dogs, set for release by Ubisoft, a produc... Read more

Source: www.ciol.com

Top found tags: Red October(2),Kaspersky Lab(4),telecom sector(6)

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Large Electric Utilities Earn High Security ScoresLocation: Ada, United States
Date published:29-05-2014

Critical infrastructure is a big target for attack, but new data shows some operators in that industry suffer fewer security incidents than other industries.It may sound counterintuitive, but major utilities rank as one of the most secure organizations, according to a new study.Large electric utilit... Read more

Source: www.darkreading.com

Top found tags: malware(3),cybercrime(4),financial sector(6)

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SCADA Hack UncoveredLocation: Department of Homeland Security - Washington, United States
Date published:30-05-2014

Just around five years ago, a university researcher and his assistant were able to dig deep into systems and nab a hacker who ended up arrested and convicted and is still serving time in a federal prison.That is why Dr. Ray Vaughn, vice president for research at The University of Alabama in Huntsvil... Read more

Source: www.isssource.com

Top found tags: education(5),government(5),United States(6)

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Operation Tovar Targets Gameover ZeuS Botnet, CryptoLocker ScourgeLocation: National Crime Agency - London, United Kingdom
Date published:02-06-2014

The U.S. Justice Department is expected to announce today an international law enforcement operation to seize control over the Gameover ZeuS botnet, a sprawling network of hacked Microsoft Windows computers that currently infects an estimated 500,000 to 1 million compromised systems globally. Expert... Read more

Source: krebsonsecurity.com

Top found tags: telecom sector(4),cybercrime(5),financial sector(8)

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Online deal turns sour, cyber cell offers no succourLocation: New York, United States
Date published:29-05-2014

NAGPUR: The city has a cyber cell associated with the police, but it leaves a lot to be desired. The rules are such that when a city student recently found himself duped by a fraudulent advertisement posted on a website, the police first didn't register an FIR, and then forwarded the complaint to th... Read more

Source: timesofindia.indiatimes.com

Top found tags: cybercrime(3),government(3),telecom sector(8)

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Cyber crime hits women the mostLocation: Hyde, United States
Date published:29-05-2014

Hyderabad: A steep increase in the number of women complainants at cyber crime police stations here indicates that women are targeted by cyber crooks. Hyderabad and Cyberabad police crime records of the last 10 months show a two-fold increase in cyber stalking, abusive emails, SMSs, and phone calls,... Read more

Source: www.deccanchronicle.com

Top found tags: cybercrime(3),social media(4),telecom sector(6)

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UK National Cyber Crime Unit open to businessLocation: National Crime Agency - London, United Kingdom
Date published:29-05-2014

The UK's National Cyber Crime Unit is open to working with business and other organisations in the private sector, says deputy director Andy Archibald.Business is welcome to contact us directly about dynamic, fast-moving cyber crime in action, and we will work with them to ensure they get the most ... Read more

Source: www.computerweekly.com

Top found tags: information sharing(2),cybercrime(5),government(5)

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Criminals, Rogues Have Upper Hand With Cyber ThreatsLocation: National Institute of Standards - Gaithersburg, United States
Date published:28-05-2014

As automation and cloud computing establish a strangle hold on society, along comes a report that common criminals, organized crime rings and nation-states are in control relative to Cyber threats.Cyber threats reaching new level of sophisticationCyber threats have reached a new level of sophistic... Read more

Source: www.valuewalk.com

Top found tags: United States(4),government(5),telecom sector(8)

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Australia sees rise in cyber attacks, competitors to blame: CERTLocation: New York, United States
Date published:30-05-2014

Summary: Computer-based security attacks on business are on the rise, and the culprits appear to be competitors seeking commercial information, according to the latest security report by Australias cyber threat support agency, CERT.The main motivation behind rising online security attacks in Austra... Read more

Source: www.zdnet.com

Top found tags: vulnerability(2),government(3),cybercrime(9)

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Stay away from porn, cyber-crimeLocation: Bogota, Colombia
Date published:30-05-2014

MINISTER of Education, Science and Vocational Training John Phiri has implored youths not to expose themselves to negative aspects of technology such as pornography and cyber-crime.Dr Phiri said computers in schools should not be abused as their purpose is to help students gain knowledge on issues a... Read more

Source: www.daily-mail.co.zm

Top found tags: training(1),education(2),cybercrime(4)

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Bills to combat cyber crime in Attorney Generals courtLocation: Dodoma, Tanzania
Date published:01-06-2014

The Minister for Communication, Science and Technology, Prof Makame Mbarawa, has said that the government is drafting three bills on cyber security aimed at addressing crime in the information, communications and technology (ICT) industry.Tabling his ministrys 2014/15 budget estimates totalling 67.... Read more

Source: in2eastafrica.net

Top found tags: cybercrime(3),telecom sector(4),government(5)

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Hyderabad cyber cops open FB pageLocation: Hyde, United States
Date published:01-06-2014

HYDERABAD, JUNE 1: The cyber police of Hyderabad have opened a Facebook page to keep the people updated on cyber crime. Just two days after it was launched, the page got over 5,000 likes and the word is being spread on the social networking sites."When online, nobody is faceless or anonymous, cyber ... Read more

Source: www.thehindubusinessline.com

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

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Most common cyber crimes in UAE are fraud involving money and extortionLocation: Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Date published:31-05-2014

Anyone can be a victim of cybercrime, regardless of age and educational backgroundBy Noorhan Barakat, Staff Reporter May 31, 2014Dubai: The number of people reporting cyber crimes has almost doubled in Dubai, according to Dubai Police.Statistics from the cyber investigation department of Dubai Polic... Read more

Source: m.gulfnews.com

Top found tags: government(2),cybercrime(6),United Arab Emirates(6)

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DDoS Attack Volume Escalates as New Methods EmergeLocation: NSFOCUS HQ - Beijing, China
Date published:28-05-2014

Hacktivists such as Anonymous might seem to get the most attention in the news, but business crime is actually a primary motivator. Not too long ago, distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks were considered minor annoyances, at best. They\'ve since evolved in sheer volume, complexity and malicio... Read more

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Top found tags: Anonymous(2),DoS(2),cybercrime(4)

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SNMP reflection DDoS attacks on the rise, researchers findLocation: New York, United States
Date published:28-05-2014

Akamai\'s Prolexic Security Engineering Response Team (PLXsert) issued a threat advisory last week warning of an uptick in reflection distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks using Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP).Dating back to April 11, PLXsert researchers observed 14 SNMP reflection ... Read more

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

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28 DDoS attacks occur every hour, report findsLocation: NSFOCUS HQ - Beijing, China
Date published:28-05-2014

On average, 28 distributed denial of service attacks occur every hour, according to a new report by NSFOCUS Information Technology, a DDoS detection and mitigation firm.While still a favorite attack method for hacktivists, DDoS attacks are increasingly being used as \"smokescreens\" to carry out adv... Read more

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Top found tags: threat(1),DoS(2),cybercrime(6)

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Vessel-tracking system vulnerable to denial-of-service, other attacks, researchers sayLocation: Trend Micro - Cupertino, United States
Date published:29-05-2014

Inexpensive equipment can be used to disrupt vessel-tracking systems and important communications between ships and port authorities, according to two security researchers.During the Hack in the Box conference in Amsterdam Thursday, Marco Balduzzi, a senior research scientist at Trend Micro, and ind... Read more

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Top found tags: trend(1),Trend Micro(2),vulnerability(2)

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Enterprise Still Main Target of DDoS AttacksLocation: Akamai - Boston, United States
Date published:30-05-2014

Enterprise and commerce continue to weather the most-frequent distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks of all industries. Together, they account for 70 percent of reported attacks, with 159 for enterprise and 82 for commerce, according to Akamai Technology\'s latest \"State of the Internet Repor... Read more

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Top found tags: Akamai(2),DoS(2),cybercrime(3)

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Vessel-tracking system vulnerable to denial-of-service, other attacks, researchers sayLocation: Trend Micro - Cupertino, United States
Date published:31-05-2014

Inexpensive equipment can be used to disrupt vessel-tracking systems and important communications between ships and port authorities, according to two security researchers.During the Hack in the Box conference in Amsterdam this week, Marco Balduzzi, a senior research scientist at Trend Micro, and in... Read more

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Top found tags: trend(1),Trend Micro(2),vulnerability(2)

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APACHE PATCHES DOS, INFORMATION DISCLOSURE BUGS IN TOMCATLocation: New York, United States
Date published:30-05-214

Apache recently patched Tomcat, fixing a trio of information disclosure bugs and a denial of service bug in the open source web server and servlet container.The denial of service bug, discovered in February by David Jorm of the Red Hat Security Response Team, could have allowed an attacker to create... Read more

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Top found tags: patch(2),update(2),vulnerability(3)

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Anonymous takes aim at World Cup sponsorsLocation: Coca Cola HQ - Atlanta, United States
Date published:04-06-2014

Hactivist group Anonymous has announced plans to launch a DDoS attack on the sponsors of the football World Cup, which opens in Brazil later this month.Reuters - interviewing Che Commodore, a masked member of Anonymous - says that preparations for the distributed denial of service attack are now und... Read more

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Top found tags: DoS(2),government(2),cybercrime(4)

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English cyber security related news

Iranian hackers ran an elaborate social media campaign to steal state secrets, report claimsLocation: Teheran, Iran
Date published:29-05-2014

Four years ago, a virus called Stuxnet, strongly suspected to come from the US or Israel, was found in Iranian nuclear facilities. Now, a group of Iranian hackers may have spent years running a convoluted plan to steal government credentials through social media. A report from cybersecurity consulti... Read more

Source: www.theverge.com

Top found tags: telecom sector(4),cyber security(6),social media(8)

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5.30.14 Department of Homeland Security issues warning to critical infrastructure operators: Use defensive measures to minimize the risk of exploitationLocation: Department of Homeland Security - Washington, United States
Date published:30-05-2014

The Department of Homeland Securitys Industrial Control Systems Cyber Emergency Response team (ICS-CERT) recently issued a report outlining three new cyber attacks related to weak network security measures prompting a warning to critical infrastructure operators to tighten up security measures. The... Read more

Source: web20.nixonpeabody.com

Top found tags: DHS(4),government(4),United States(4)

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BEST PRACTICES FOR HANDLING SMART GRID CYBER SECURITYLocation: National Institute of Standards - Gaithersburg, United States
Date published:30-05-2014

This report discusses best practices for Smart Grid information assurance and security issues. The best practices discussed were mitigation and countermeasures used in information systems security to address threats, vulnerabilities and risks that were developed in a previous report.The goal of the ... Read more

Source: www.energy.ca.gov

Top found tags: smart grid(2),United States(2),cyber security(4)

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Feds unveil new roadmap for critical cybersecurityLocation: National Institute of Standards - Gaithersburg, United States
Date published:28-05-2014

Reducing the nation's cyber risk was the topic of presentations in March at Fordham and on other campuses around the country as White House officials spread word of a new critical infrastructure cybersecurity framework unveiled by President Obama in February. The 40- page document was prepared by th... Read more

Source: insurancenewsnet.com

Top found tags: cyber security(6),government(6),United States(10)

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Cyber crime a hot topic at Gulf security conferenceLocation: Gulf, United States
Date published:28-05-2014

Banking and financial experts will explore ways to tackle cyber crime at the second Gulf Information Security Expo and Conference next month.More than 3,000 trade visitors from 51 countries and more than 100 exhibitors from information-security companies and brands are expected to attend the two-day... Read more

Source: www.thenational.ae

Top found tags: United Arab Emirates(3),cyber security(6),cybercrime(9)

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State Of Cyber Crime: Survey Finds Hackers Are Winning The FightLocation: King, United States
Date published:28-05-2014

The news for businesses of all sizes isnt good. The hackers are winning and online attackers are more determined than ever to break into computers and steal data. Most worrisome is that cyber criminals are more technologically advanced than the businesses that are there to stop them.That is the fin... Read more

Source: beforeitsnews.com

Top found tags: government(3),cyber security(4),cybercrime(5)

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Cyber crime and security survey reportLocation: Beijing, China
Date published:29-05-2014

I am pleased to announce that CERT Australia, the national computer emergency response team, has released the 2013 Cyber Crime and Security Survey Report.The annual survey provides a picture of the cyber threat environment, helping the CERT to provide major Australian businesses the best cyber secur... Read more

Source: www.attorneygeneral.gov.au

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

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Hackers dont just prey on the big boys, warns expertLocation: eBay - San Jose, United States
Date published:29-05-2014

A HI-TECH security expert has warned Oxfordshire entrepreneurs after the cyber attack on online auction house eBay.James Lyne, global head of security research at Sophos, said bosses should not believe they are too small to be targeted by online criminals he believed the opposite was true.Mr Lyne ... Read more

Source: www.oxfordmail.co.uk

Top found tags: cyber security(2),threat(2),cybercrime(6)

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Cyber crime complaints are rising in Pune: ExpertsLocation: Pune, Maharashtra, India
Date published:02-06-2014

Experts say personnel from a dedicated police station could have helped identify perpetrators and prevent the violence; proposal has languished for more than three years despite three such stations being approved for PuneThe defamatory posts on Facebook and the retaliatory violence that the city saw... Read more

Source: www.mid-day.com

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

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Mark Campbell: DDoS attacks go mainstreamLocation: Campbell, United States
Date published:29-05-2014

Distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks have become mainstream and more complex with increasing motivations for these kinds of attacks.This is according to Mark Campbell, consulting engineer, Arbor Networks, who was presenting at the ITWeb Security Summit 2014 in Sandton yesterday.Campbell note... Read more

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Top found tags: DoS(2),gaming(2),cybercrime(3)

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Hacktivist Warns World Cup Sponsors Anonymous DDoS Attack is ComingLocation: New York, United States
Date published:02-06-2014

Che Commodore claims groups have already tested which are the most vulnerable sites.A hacktivist claiming to be affiliated with infamous online collective Anonymous has said the group is planning to DDoS various high profile sponsors of the forthcoming FIFA World Cup this month.The hacker, who goes ... Read more

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Top found tags: telecom sector(2),cybercrime(4),cyber security(4)

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Almost Half of Companies Lack DDoS Response PlansLocation: Forrest, United States
Date published:03-06-2014

Its tempting to see the threat of distributed denial of service (DDoS) as noise in the background of cyber security discussions, but dont be fooled. Any risk to your critical Web infrastructure can have a severe impact to your business, and given that the frequency, scale and sophistication of... Read more

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Top found tags: ISP(2),telecom sector(2),cybercrime(3)

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English data breach and identity theft related news

CYBER RESILIENCE WILL REPLACE CYBER SECURITY, SAYS IT GOVERNANCELocation: Gove, United States
Date published:29-05-2014

IT Governance, the fast-growing cyber security provider, is warning organisations that cyber resilience is to replace cyber security in the years to come.ELY, CAMBRIDGESHIRE, UK, May 29, 2014 /EINPresswire.com/ -- IT Governance, the fast-growing cyber security provider, is warning organisations that... Read more

Source: www.einnews.com

Top found tags: data breach(2),information security(2),Ponemon Institute(2)

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Cybersecurity: The increasing threat to brand reputationLocation: Target HQ - Minneapolis, United States
Date published:29-05-2014

Cyber risk is an ever-growing concern for businesses around the world, as data breaches make headlinesCyber-attacks are becoming more state-of-the-art and sophisticated with each passing day. Unfortunately, while organizations develop new security mechanisms, cyber criminals are cultivating new tech... Read more

Source: www.securityinfowatch.com

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

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High-tech Wocket smart wallet revealed as latest weapon against identity theftLocation: New York, United States
Date published:29-05-2014

A high-tech wallet that stores up to 10,000 credit cards was touted Wednesday as the latest weapon against identity theft.NXT-ID unveiled its $149.99 Wocket at a lavish, open-bar press conference at The Plaza hotel.Slightly smaller than an iPhone, the Wocket is an encryptic, tamper-proof gizmo that ... Read more

Source: www.nydailynews.com

Top found tags: identity theft(2),mobile device(2),telecom sector(6)

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Survey shows two in five banks under cyberattackLocation: Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Date published:30-05-2014

Leading experts from the banking and financial sector will convene at the second Gulf Information Security Expo and Conference (GISEC) 2014 to explore ways of tackling cybercrime, as a new survey shows a major share of Middle East firms are being targeted.PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) 2014 Global Ec... Read more

Source: www.khaleejtimes.com

Top found tags: United Arab Emirates(6),cybercrime(7),cyber security(8)

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Hackers Go on the Offensive with Forensic StrategiesLocation: Microsoft HQ - Redmond, United States
Date published:29-05-2014

Its a sunny Monday morning, and you have just settled into your desk at the office. Upon booting up your PC, you are prompted to change your password for the company intranet system. With the 90-day password change cycle, you have come to rely on a random password generator website to do the thinki... Read more

Source: cyberdefenses.com

Top found tags: cybercrime(3),telecom sector(4),0-day(1)

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Time-lapse security nightmaresLocation: National Security Agency - Fort Meade, United States
Date published:30-05-2014

Massive DDoS attacks serve notice that bigger events could be around the cornerIn the time-space continuum, any hack attack, even a huge one, may be just another speed bump on the road to progress. But of course, it also might be a sign that there are more and even bigger speed bumps ahead, and we n... Read more

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

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Other English news

New attacks defeat Secure Boot and brick PCsLocation: Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Date published:30-05-2014

The Secure Boot security mechanism of the Unified Extensible Firmware Interface (UEFI) can be bypassed on around half of computers that have the feature enabled in order to install bootkits, according to a security researcher.At the Hack in the Box 2014 security conference in Amsterdam, Corey Kallen... Read more

Source: www.pcworld.com

Top found tags: research(1),trend(1),UEFI(1)

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Now Available: New Smart Grid GuidesLocation: Elst, Rhenen, Utrecht, The Netherlands
Date published:02-06-2014

Looking to add to your collection of materials on smart grid management at your electric cooperative? Consider these free resources that are now available.The Executive Guide to Unlocking the Full Value of Your Meter Data is an eight-chapter book on issues facing the electric utility industry as it ... Read more

Source: www.ect.coop

Top found tags: research(1),energy(2),smart grid(2)

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Code names Sexy, Pogi, Tanda, et al in Luys deleted filesLocation: New Delhi, India
Date published:29-05-2014

MANILA, Philippines Several entries under the names Bigote, Tanda, Anak, Sexy, Dahon, Pogi and Bonget were among those deleted from the digital files of whistlebower Benhur Luy that were discovered and retrieved by the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI), copies of the files given t... Read more

Source: newsinfo.inquirer.net

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

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High-flying Tory minister hails Malvern's 'cyber valley' on Worcestershire visitLocation: Malvern, United Kingdom
Date published:29-05-2014

A HIGH-FLYING Tory minister came to Worcestershire today - to insist the county can become a world leader in fighting internet fraud.David Willetts, the Government's minister for universities and science, visited Malvern to launch the opening of the new National Cyber Skills Training Centre.The faci... Read more

Source: www.worcesternews.co.uk

Top found tags: research(1),training(1),website(1)

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Accused Russian hacker claimed authorship of \'Zeus\' malware: FBILocation: Federal Bureau of Investigation - Washington D.C., United States
Date published:02-06-2014

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - A Russian man charged by U.S. authorities on Monday with controlling a hacking gang that locked up hundreds of thousands of computers to steal banking credentials and commit cyber extortion claimed in online chats to have written one of the most effective pieces of maliciou... Read more

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Top found tags: financial sector(4),United States(4),malware(6)

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Dutch cybercrime related news

FORTINET EN PALO ALTO NETWORKS STARTEN CYBER DEFENSE CONSORTIUMLocation: Palo Alto, United States
Date published:02-06-2014

IT-security leveranciers Fortinet en Palo Alto Networks hebben hun krachten gebundeld met het eerste Cyber ​​Defense Consortium, een nieuwe organisatie die zich inzet om over online bedreigingen informatie te delen en klanten te beschermen tegen kwaadaardige cyberaanvallen. De samenwerki... Read more

Source: www.dutchitchannel.nl

Top found tags: cyber attack(2),cybercrime(2),cyber defense(2)

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Operatie FBI en Europol tegen CryptoLocker en Zeus-botnetLocation: Federal Bureau of Investigation - Washington D.C., United States
Date published:02-06-2014

Tijdens een grootschalige internationale politieactie tegen CryptoLocker en het Gameover Zeus-botnet is een 30 jarige Russische man aangeklaagd. De internationale actie werd door het Europese Cybercrime Centrum (EC3) van Europol gecordineerd en geleid door de FBI.Naast de Amerikaanse autoriteiten d... Read more

Source: www.security.nl

Top found tags: financial sector(6),government(6),Ministry of the Interior and Kingdom Relations(7)

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Onderzoek naar ZZPers en cybercrimeLocation: Den Haag, The Netherlands
Date published:03-06-2014

Nederland - Hoe kan cybercrime onder bedrijven worden teruggedrongen en wat betekent dit voor het beleid van de politie? Een onderzoek onder ZZPers (zelfstandigen zonder personeel) moet dat uitwijzen.In welke mate zijn bedrijven actief op internet en in hoeverre komen zij daardoor in aanraking met... Read more

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

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Toespraak Opstelten bij NCSC One Conference 2014Location: National Cyber Security Centre - Den Haag, The Netherlands
Date published:03-06-2014

Toespraak door minister Opstelten tgv opening NCSC One Conference 2014. Den Haag, World Forum, 3 juni 2014. (Engels uitgesproken)Dames en heren,Hartelijk welkom allemaal, op deze tweede internationale NCSC One Conferentie. Indrukwekkend om hier in deze grote zaal zoveel deskundigheid op het terrein ... Read more

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Top found tags: government(3),cybercrime(4),critical infrastructure(8)

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Operatie FBI en Europol tegen CryptoLocker en Zeus-botnetLocation: Federal Bureau of Investigation - Washington D.C., United States
Date published:02-06-2014

Tijdens een grootschalige internationale politieactie tegen CryptoLocker en het Gameover Zeus-botnet is een 30 jarige Russische man aangeklaagd. De internationale actie werd door het Europese Cybercrime Centrum (EC3) van Europol gecordineerd en geleid door de FBI.Naast de Amerikaanse autoriteiten ... Read more

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Top found tags: financial sector(6),government(6),Ministry of the Interior and Kingdom Relations(7)

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Politie rolt Cryptolocker-bende opLocation: Den Haag, The Netherlands
Date published:03-06-2014

De politie heeft een botnet opgerold die mogelijk tot meer dan een miljoen pc\'s had besmet via de malware GameOver Zeus. Veel slachtoffers werden tevens gegijzeld door de ransomeware Cryptolocker.De bende achter het botnet werd geleid door een Rus en de centrale servers stonden in de Oekraine. De A... Read more

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Top found tags: malware(4),United States(4),cybercrime(5)

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Organisaties wereldwijd brengen botnet voor Cryptolocker-ransomware slag toeLocation: Team High Tech Crime - Driebergen, The Netherlands
Date published:03-06-2014

Europols European Cybercrime Centre, de FBI en onder andere de Nederlandse politie hebben bij een gezamenlijke actie het Gameover Zeus-botnet verstoord. Het botnet speelde een cruciale rol bij de verspreiding van de ransomware Cryptolocker.De gezamenlijke organisaties hebben vrijdag 30 mei servers i... Read more

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Top found tags: cybercrime(5),malware(5),United States(6)

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Cyber Security Raad adviseert PAS 555 standaardLocation: Den Haag, The Netherlands
Date published:03-06-2014

Cyber security wordt van steeds groter belang voor publieke organisaties en het bedrijfsleven. Onlangs bracht het adviesorgaan Cyber Security Raad zijn advies uit hoe BV Nederland zich beter kan wapenen tegen cybercrime: meer aandacht voor digitale veiligheid op boardroomniveau en het invoeren... Read more

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Top found tags: government(3),cybercrime(4),cyber security(4)

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Slot Sentinels: Nederlands cybersecurity onderzoek op stoomLocation: Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Date published:02-06-2014

Tijdens het druk bezochte NCSRA (National Cyber Security Research Agenda) symposium op 2 juni 2014 werd het Sentinels-onderzoeksprogramma officieel afgesloten. Het onderzoeksprogramma dat visionairs Pieter Hartel en Bart Jacobs rond 2003 initieerden, heeft de basis gelegd voor de huidige internat... Read more

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NEDERLAND WAS IN MEI 2014 EEN GROOT EXPORTLAND VAN PHISHING DIENSTENLocation: RSA HQ - Bedford, United States
Date published:29-05-2014

Nederland was in de maand mei een groot exportland van Phishing diensten zo blijkt uit het RSA Fraud Report van mei 2014.RSA heeft diepgaand onderzoek gedaan naar een aanbieder van de spyware-software \'TampStealer\'. Dit is een zeer geavanceerde set spyware-applicaties die online te koop is. Het bi... Read more

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Download de gratis white paper over cybercrime-preventieLocation: Brussel, Belgium
Date published:28-05-2014

Samenvatting:Voorkomen is beter dan genezen. Dat is bij security in bedrijven niet anders. Deze white paper helpt u om cybercriminaliteit binnen uw organisatie te voorkomen.[white paper] - Voorkomen is beter dan genezen. Dat is bij security in bedrijven niet anders. Deze white paper helpt u om cyber... Read more

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Software Japanse harde schijven bevatte malwareLocation: Buffalo, United States
Date published:31-05-2014

Japanse fabrikant Buffalo, bekend van zijn harde schijven, heeft enkele dagen hardwaredrivers aangeboden waar malware in verstopt zat.Dat meldt beveiligingsbedrijf Symantec, dat de malware gisteren ontdekte.De drivers bleken besmet met de Bankeiya Trojan, gemaakt voor het ongemerkt wegsluizen van Ja... Read more

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Producent harde schijven had malware in driversLocation: Buffalo, United States
Date published:31-05-2014

Het in Japan gevestigde Buffalo heeft enige tijd malware aangeboden die verstopt zat in haar hardwaredrivers. Symantec, het bedrijf dat de malware ontdekte, heeft Buffalo op de hoogte gebracht en de bewuste bestanden zijn inmiddels verwijderd. In tussentijd werden de drivers wel al 856 keer gedownlo... Read more

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Opvallend: cybercrimineel maakt geen geheim van het aanbieden van spywareLocation: RSA HQ - Bedford, United States
Date published:02-06-2014

De aanbieder adverteert zijn spyware zelfs in het openbaarRSA heeft onderzoek gedaan naar de spyware TampStealer. Uit de resultaten van het onderzoek valt op dat de aanbieder er helemaal geen geheim van maakt dat hij malware aanbiedt.SpywareSpyware is een type malware waarmee gebruikers van ve... Read more

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Europese hackersbende steelt 74 miljoen euroLocation: Den Haag, The Netherlands
Date published:03-06-2014

Het vermoedelijke brein achter de bende wordt vervolgd in de Verenigde Staten, meldt het Amerikaanse ministerie van justitie.De Rus Jevgeni Bogatsjev zou samengewerkt hebben met hackers uit Rusland, Oekrane en het Verenigd Koninkrijk. De FBI noemde hem in een opsporingsbericht een van de actiefste... Read more

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Expert: ISP moet besmette computers deels afsluitenLocation: Fergus, United States
Date published:03-06-2014

Internetproviders moeten de computers van klanten die met malware besmet zijn in quarantaine plaatsen en deels van het internet afsluiten totdat het probleem is opgelost. Daarvoor pleit malware-expert Rik Ferguson van het Japanse anti-virusbedrijf Trend Micro.Verhalen in de media over grootschalige ... Read more

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Politie rolt Cryptolocker-bende opLocation: Den Haag, The Netherlands
Date published:03-06-2014

De politie heeft een botnet opgerold die mogelijk tot meer dan een miljoen pc\'s had besmet via de malware GameOver Zeus. Veel slachtoffers werden tevens gegijzeld door de ransomeware Cryptolocker.De bende achter het botnet werd geleid door een Rus en de centrale servers stonden in de Oekraine. De A... Read more

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Social engineer social engineert social engineering-wedstrijdLocation: Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Date published:30-05-2014

Een deelnemer van de social engineering-challenge op de Haxpo vertelt hoe hij de wedstrijd zelf social engineert. En meteen Webwereld voor zijn karretje spant.Op de gratis toegankelijke Haxpo (de beurs bij Hack in the Box) houdt Sogeti de Social Engineering Challenge om de aandacht te vestigen op ee... Read more

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Opstelten: Nederland moet leider in cybersecurity wordenLocation: Den Haag, Den Haag, Zuid-Holland, The Netherlands
Date published:04-06-2014

Nederland moet een leider op het gebied van cybersecurity worden, zo liet minister Opstelten tijdens de opening van de One Conference in Den Haag weten. De conferentie wordt georganiseerd door het Nationaal Cyber Security Center (NCSC) en wordt door meer dan 800 mensen bezocht.Tijdens de keynote her... Read more

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NCSC waarschuwt voor RSA-sleutels op onverwachte plekkenLocation: National Cyber Security Centre - Den Haag, The Netherlands
Date published:03-06-2014

Het Nationaal Cyber Security Center (NCSC) van de overheid waarschuwt organisaties opnieuw voor certificaten met een RSA-sleutellengte van hoogstens 1024 bits, alleen dit keer vanwege enkele onverwachte plaatsen waar de korte RSA-sleutels in gebruik kunnen zijn.Vorig jaar december werd er ook al een... Read more

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NCSC wijst met factsheet-update op te korte RSA-sleutels op onverwachte plaatsenLocation: National Cyber Security Centre - Den Haag, The Netherlands
Date published:03-06-2014

In een update van het factsheet \'Certificaten met 1024-bit RSA worden uitgefaseerd\' wijst het NCSC op het risico van het gebruik van te korte RSA-sleutels op onverwachte plaatsen.De eerste versie van het factsheet richtte zich alleen op het gebruik van certificaten met RSA-sleutels van onvoldoende... Read more

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Zweedse Blackshades-verdachte ontkent beschuldigingenLocation: New York City, New York, United States
Date published:30-05-2014

Een Zweedse man die volgens de FBI medeverantwoordelijk is voor de ontwikkeling van de Blackshades-malware zegt onschuldig te zijn. Het gaat om de 24-jarige Alex Yucel, die samen met een Amerikaan genaamd Michael Hogue alias xVisceral de Blackshades-malware zou hebben ontwikkeld.Vorige week vond er ... Read more

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