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SANS cyber-fair puts cyber-experts on the market

SANS cyber-fair puts cyber-experts on the market

The SANS Cyber Academy will hold a recruitment fair in the autumn to showcase 40 top cyber-security graduates.

Europol creates first dark web training programme

With notable dark web marketplaces, including Darkode, being taken down recently, Europol announced the creation of a unique training course to prepare agents for this covert line of work.

Critical Bind vulnerability could snuff out large parts of internet

Critical Bind vulnerability could snuff out large parts of internet

A single packet could leave the internet in a bind, warn experts.

Features

ICYMI: Tor rivals, Windows 10 and the cost of an APT

ICYMI: Tor rivals, Windows 10 and the cost of an APT

The latest ICYMI column looks at the biggest stories on SC this week, including a 'faster Tor', the security implications of Windows 10 and the actual cost of a real APT.

ICYMI: Visa applications exposed, government backdoors & the Ashley Madison hack

ICYMI: Visa applications exposed, government backdoors & the Ashley Madison hack

This week's ICYMI column looks at the most-read stories on SC this week, including our investigation on VFS Global, the UK government's attitude towards encryption and the continuing fall-out from the Ashley Madison hack.

ICYMI: 'Sophisticated' ransomware, RIP Flash & hacking Tour de France

ICYMI: 'Sophisticated' ransomware, RIP Flash & hacking Tour de France

This week's 'In Case You Missed It' column looks at the five most-read articles on SC this week, from the intricacies of ransomware and the supposed death of Adobe Flash to hacking a professional cycling team.

Opinion

Ping of Death: How an adorable sounding DDoS attack can wreak havoc

Ping of Death: How an adorable sounding DDoS attack can wreak havoc

Small doses of poison can add up to a lethal cocktail of DDoS in what is being called the ping of death, says Sophie Davidson.

Innovation versus infosecurity

Innovation versus infosecurity

Innovation and security should not be mutually exclusive but unfortunately they often are seen that way, says James Henry.

Cloud security for the 'everywhere enterprise'

Cloud security for the 'everywhere enterprise'

As mobility introduces changes in workplace dynamics, Charles Milton looks at how to shift power in favour of the CISO while securing the borderless enterprise.