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Safer Internet Day: protecting UK youth from online dangers

Safer Internet Day: protecting UK youth from online dangers

Children in the UK could be at risk when using the internet and their parents may not necessarily be aware of the risks that their kids potentially face when surfing the web.

Barclays and Interpol join forces to prevent cyber-crime

UK-based Barclays PLC has teamed up with Interpol to more efficiently fight cyber-crime

SC Congress: 'GDPR is a measure of just how seriously we take data'

SC Congress: 'GDPR is a measure of just how seriously we take data'

Emma Philpot, Renate Samson and Emily Taylor gathered at the SC Congress to discuss the impending EU regulations on data privacy

Cryptowall has been a cash bonanza for criminals, failure for cops

Cryptowall has been a cash bonanza for criminals, failure for cops

Though dubbed the most successful malware in history Cryptowall can be stopped

Features

Predictions: 2016 and beyond

Predictions: 2016 and beyond

Industry predictions for cyber-security are unlikely to achieve a consensus, but they do provide plenty of insights and recurring themes that serve as indicators of future trends, as the following edited forecasts reported by Tony Morbin demonstrate

Silver linings while clouds gather

Silver linings while clouds gather

There's no denying that cloud adoption is growing at a tremendous pace, along with a subsequent expansion of the threat landscape. Keeping mountains of data from numerous organisations on a third-party's servers might be a scary prospect for the security minded. But, Max Metzger asks, should we be worried?

Do your data policies stand up to scrutiny?

Do your data policies stand up to scrutiny?

Most companies are not ready or able to comply with the proposed new Data Protection Regulations, reports Roi Perez, while ignoring them is not an option given the prospect of heavy fines of up to €20 million

Opinion

Five cyber-security trends to watch

Five cyber-security trends to watch

Dr Adrian Davis shares his top EMEA technology and security trends to watch this year including changing consumer expectations of data use and privacy as its value becomes apparent.

Into the Mind of a RAT operator

Into the Mind of a RAT operator

Both Dyre and Dridex Trojans now use a combination of local redirection and RAT to effectively escape detection by current anti-fraud and security tools, but Uri Rivner says real-time behaviour analysis can still spot the bad guys.

Video: Building blocks of IT security 1 - Establishing the requirement

Video: Building blocks of IT security 1 - Establishing the requirement

In instalment one of his four-part viewpoint series, Tony Collings outlines the first of his essential building blocks for the successful implementation of an IT project: have you got the business requirement right?