This week's In Case You Missed It column looks at a new SSL flaw, attacks on smart meters, FBI's problem with phone encryption and the bank that is spending £310 million on cyber security.
Hard on the heels of the `Sandworm' spy group revealed by iSIGHT Partners earlier in the week, Trend Micro says its has spotted the zero-day vulnerability of the same name being used to target SCADA-based systems.
New research claims to quantify the scale of card fraud in Russian speaking circles. And according to Group-IB's analysis over the last year, that fraud clocks in at a hefty £420 million (US $680 million).
Multi-function printers - a route to bypass air-gapped computer security.
Cyber security and banking experts say that British banks and other financial institutions must share intelligence on threats if they are to beat cyber-criminals and protect critical assets.
Outsourcing your CISO is an option medium sized organisations should consider says Carl Shallow, who advises a Pay As You Go model to buy in expertise.
New approaches are needed to overcome security concerns related to use of big data analysis suggests Andy Grant, with 'containerising' data and merging data on the fly among options suggested.
Security strategy to prevent mobile data loss involves careful considerations regarding the user, device, and network. Mike Raggo advises implemening a range of controls including use of an enterprise mobility management platform.