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Irish Zoo scammed, approximately €500,000 stolen

Most humans have a soft spot for animals. Cyber-criminals are another breed obviously, as evidenced by the Dublin Zoo's computer system getting breached so the payments due were electronically redirected to a criminal's account.

Irish government to ask for communications interception powers

Ireland may soon be getting something very similar to the UK's Investigatory Powers bill if deputy prime minister Frances Fitzgerald's expected recommendations are made.

Forum to help Irish businesses understand and combat cyber-crime

More than half of Irish companies don't provide regular cyber-security training to their staff.