Latest Computer crimes Stories

2013-08-12 23:20:37

When it comes to landing in the crosshairs of cyber attackers, financial institutions have always proven to be tantalizing targets, and as a recent article in the Financial News revealed, it hasn’t changed. But, “Individuals or groups trying to get their hands on some actual cash are not the only threats on the radar, destruction and incapacitation attacks have become real migraine-makers for financial institutions as hacktivists and cyber warriors target their foundation and stability...

2013-08-07 23:19:04

Students Must Learn a Lesson or Two on Cybersecurity as They Prepare for the 2013-2014 School Year San Jose, CA (PRWEB) August 07, 2013 ThreatMetrix™, the fastest-growing provider of integrated cybercrime solutions, today announces several threats that can compromise consumers’ back to school shopping. The National Retail Foundation (NRF) predicts that families will spend a combined total of $45.8 billion on school-related supplies this year, with 31.7 percent of those purchases made...

2013-08-06 23:24:21

The two biggest hacker conferences of the year roared at full pitch last week in Las Vegas, DEF CON 21 and Black Hat, and if there was one theme on display that should re-energize the fear factor concerning cyber security, it’s this; “The more we allow our everyday lives to interface with and rely on technology, the more at risk to outside forces we inevitably become, especially where yesterday’s technologies meet today’s threats,” says Bob Knudsen, Northeast Regional Manager for...

2013-08-06 23:19:37

Cybero™ cyber security awareness and training services will form a basis for new customized solutions available through Aspiration Software. (PRWEB) August 06, 2013 Portland, Oregon: Swan Island Networks Inc., today announced a new strategic initiative with Aspiration Software,, LLC a respected leader in IT and cyber security solutions for federal Intelligence Community agencies and system integrators. In this initiative the two companies will provide customized cyber security...

2013-07-29 23:02:31

Attendees Will Learn Best Practices for Comprehensive Protection Against Mobile Device Attacks (PRWEB) July 29, 2013 ThreatMetrix™, the fastest-growing provider of integrated cybercrime prevention solutions, today announced that it is hosting a complimentary one-hour ThreatMetrix™ Cybercrime Education Series webinar on Wednesday, July 31 at 10 a.m. PDT/1 p.m. EDT. The webinar will be led by Alisdair Faulkner, chief products officer, ThreatMetrix, on: “Mobile Cybercrime: Protecting...

2013-07-26 23:18:12

All great advancements start with an idea, and US universities are renowned and essential breeding grounds for those world changing ideas. “Cyber warriors from foreign nations and criminal hackers alike understand this too, and they are relentlessly targeting these institutions of higher learning to take the short road to developing these ideas for their own ends,” says the Northeast Regional Manager of Global Digital Forensics. New York, NY (PRWEB) July 26, 2013 The incredible...

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