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Russia may ban government officials from using Google and WhatsApp

Russia may ban government officials from using Google and WhatsApp

Russian government moves to implement partial ban on foreign technology which is seen as a threat to national security.

Carbanak banking malware returns with new variant

The Carbanak malware and Advanced Persistent Threat (APT) campaign, which facilitated the heist of £6.5 million from banks around the world earlier this year, is back with its first new variant.

AV firms caught copying each others' work

AV firms caught copying each others' work

Harmless files found flagged up as malware in various anti-virus products due to lack of verification.

US officials may impose sanctions against Russia, China for cyber-attacks

US officials may impose sanctions against Russia, China for cyber-attacks

Recent cyber-attacks have left US officials mulling economic sanctions as retaliation against Russia and China.

Malware attacks hit Match.com UK site

Security researchers have discovered malicious adverts on the UK version of dating site Match.com.

Features

ICYMI: Adblock threatens OSX; Thomson customers exposed; AM leaker 'a woman'; AM police call on white hat help; Malaysia cyber alert

ICYMI: Adblock threatens OSX; Thomson customers exposed; AM leaker 'a woman'; AM police call on white hat help; Malaysia cyber alert

In this week's In Case You Missed It (ICYMI): Adblock Plus weakens Mac OSX ? Thomson breach exposes hundreds; Madison insider a woman says McAfee - police call for 'white hat' help; Cyber-attack alert in Malaysia.

ICYMI: Big data leaking; Salesforce vulnerability; suppressed car hack; sound authentication and critical IE fix

ICYMI: Big data leaking; Salesforce vulnerability; suppressed car hack; sound authentication and critical IE fix

In this week's In Case You Missed It (ICYMI): Big data leaking; Salesforce vulnerability patched; suppressed car hack; ambient sound authentication and critical IE fix.

Sound Proof: new two-factor authentication through ambient noise

Sound Proof: new two-factor authentication through ambient noise

Second authentication tier is proximity of user's phone to login device

Opinion

The concept of Red Teaming

The concept of Red Teaming

An holistic view of security is increasingly important, says Thomas Richards.

The Carphone Warehouse cyber-attack: a wake-up call to UK business

The Carphone Warehouse cyber-attack: a wake-up call to UK business

The Carphone Warehouse cyber-attack shows the potential cost of a cyber-attack but cyber-insurance can help mitigate it, says Simon Gilbert.

Could your user access mismanagement cost you £2m?

Could your user access mismanagement cost you £2m?

Predictive analytics can scrutinise employees' network activities to forestall fraud and other insider threats, says Paul Dyson.