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PoS Breach Hits High-End Eateries Across the US

PoS Breach Hits High-End Eateries Across the US

According to Brian Krebs, the likely vector for the hack is Select’s PoS vendor.

63% of Orgs Use Cloud, IoT Without Proper Security

63% of Orgs Use Cloud, IoT Without Proper Security

93% of respondents will use sensitive data in an advanced technology (defined as cloud, software as a service or SaaS, big data, IoT and container).

Google DeepMind Deal with NHS Contained 'Inexcusable' Mistakes

Google DeepMind Deal with NHS Contained 'Inexcusable' Mistakes

Lack of public consultation over data sharing agreement and no regulatory oversight criticized in academic report

GCHQ Rubbishes Trump Wiretap Claims

GCHQ Rubbishes Trump Wiretap Claims

‘Utterly ridiculous’ claims that GCHQ wiretapped Trump at behest of former President Barack Obama should be ‘ignored’

Russia Denies Yahoo Hacking Charges

Russia Denies Yahoo Hacking Charges

“No question” of Russian involvement in “illegal actions in cyberspace,” say officials in response to US charges

Intel Launches $30K Bug Bounty

Intel Launches $30K Bug Bounty

White hats all over the globe are asked to hunt for bugs in Intel's software, firmware and hardware.

Hyperconnectivity and IoT Set to Radically Disrupt Cyber by 2019

Hyperconnectivity and IoT Set to Radically Disrupt Cyber by 2019

The key differentiating factor will be the degree to which organizations are prepared to meet the challenges of a fully connected society.

Wishbone Quiz App Exposes Millions of Kids to Criminals

Wishbone Quiz App Exposes Millions of Kids to Criminals

Included are 2.2 million email addresses and 287,000 mobile phone numbers, mostly linked to kids under the age of 18.

Bad Bots Running Wild Online

Bad Bots Running Wild Online

Bots make up 40% of all web traffic, with bad bots targeting sensitive information which can be used for fraud and other crimes

Cyber-Attack on ABTA Website Puts Thousands at Risk

Cyber-Attack on ABTA Website Puts Thousands at Risk

Hackers gained access to personal identity information including email addresses and encrypted passwords

#CSE17: ICO Warns on IoT Data Collection

#CSE17: ICO Warns on IoT Data Collection

ICO claims IoT will be considered for data privacy under GDPR

SMBs Increasingly Targeted in Ransomware Attacks

SMBs Increasingly Targeted in Ransomware Attacks

Financial impact and downtime are putting SMBs at risk, but many don’t bother to report attacks to the authorities

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