Banking Trojans are increasingly being used to launch advanced APT attacks, says IBM Trusteer, which has revealed a recent attack on several petrochemical companies in the Middle East using Citadel malware.
The weather, or even simple mis-configuration, are threats to critical infrastructure, but in an emergency, could government now run privatised utilities?
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The FBI: we have your facial and fingerprint templates on file...
Biometric id options need appropriate mobile computing support to ensure that they too are not compromised says Jon Geater.
Having comprehensive cyber risk policies that are not followed can be as detrimental as not having a policy at all says Peter Given.Good who advises that good risk-insurance will demand appropriate procedures are both in place and implemented.
Whatever Snowden's motivations, Ilia Kolochenko contends that the industry has misused the resulting information and often sold kit rather than true security solutions and expertise.