Fraud and cybercrime experts are warning the public to be on their guard, following reports of social media platforms are being used to attract members of the public to donate money to animal welfare.. Crawley Observer Also reported by •Sussex Express
The Michigan State University Police Department was notified Thursday that several MSU employees received written notice that an unemployment claim may have been filed in their name due to identity.. Source: FOX 47 News Michigan -
Dec.20 -- Canada’s spy agency is openly warning that Russia and China are out to steal the country’s most prized secrets. Some security experts argue that the threat in the online world is as.. Source: Bloomberg Global Business -
Many tech entrepreneurs were already concerned that Bill C-51 — the controversial piece of national security legislation passed by the Harper government — is turning Canada into “a horrible.. Source: HuffPost Canada Trends -
Cybercrime has been big business for fraudsters in 2016 with cybercriminals racking up an estimated £1 billion in damages to companies across the UK. In Devon and Cornwall alone, cybercrime cost.. The Cornishman Also reported by •West Briton •Cornish Guardian
Britain’s spymasters have selected seven startups to work “behind the wire” with the intelligence service in a bid to fight the growing threat of cyber attacks against UK business.
A digital.. City A.M.
Small businesses in London and Scotland are the biggest adopters of digital skills in the UK, reports the third annual Lloyds Banking Group Business Digital Index.
The new data shows over 70% of.. City A.M.
A computer hacker who was arrested after targeting an organisation in Derbyshire will now be working with Derbyshire Police to help bolster its security, in a Catch me If You Can-style twist Detectives.. Burton Mail
A computer criminal who hacked into a Derbyshire firm's online network has now been employed to tighten the company's cyber security.The local company called police after its online protection was.. Derby Telegraph
Shares in cyber security firm NCC flopped over 14 per cent in early trading on news of a profit warning.
The Manchester-based firm was forced to admit that's first half-year earnings failed to cut.. City A.M.
Shoppers looking online for that perfect Christmas gift are being offered some top tips to staying safe. Staffordshire Police is offering support to help shoppers protect themselves from cybercrime or.. Burton Mail
With online shopping growing fast, more of us are turning to the internet to buy stuff. And the run-up to Christmas is one of the busiest times, with Black Friday and Cyber Monday seeing a jump in.. Tiverton Mid Devon Gazette Also reported by •Exeter Express and Echo
BERLIN (Reuters) - One of the world's biggest networks of hijacked computers, which is suspected of attacking online banking customers, has been targeted by police swoops in 10 countries, German police.. Reuters
Police have created a new team of detectives to tackle the growing threat of cybercrime in its various guises. The unit will investigate crimes such as online fraud, hacking attacks on business.. Leicester Mercury
Long gone are the days when people just had to be wary of their emails for suspicious attachments, as a report out today forecasts cyber criminals will be targeting smart devices and other futuristic.. City A.M.
Leicestershire Police has launched a dedicated Cybercrime Unit to investigate crimes which are being committed using the internet and other forms of technology, such as social media or smart.. Leicestershire Police