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European police hope Google ads will steer teenagers away from a life of hacking

by Shannon Vavra • 3 months ago

Success is hard to measure, police say.

Rob Joyce named new NSA cybersecurity director

by Shannon Vavra • 6 months ago

He'll be the second-ever director.

UK arrests suspects tied to WeLeakInfo, a site shuttered for selling breached personal data

by Joe Warminsky • 7 months ago

Cops also visited alleged WeLeakInfo shoppers to warn them about their role in the scheme.

Manchester United attack illuminates the cyberthreats facing an overlooked sports sector

by Sean Lyngaas • 8 months ago

“We’ve seen more and more football clubs and other high-profile sporting businesses targeted by things like ransomware,” former NCSC Director Ciaran Martin said.

UK bill proposes stiff fines for companies that violate Huawei ban

by Joe Warminsky • 8 months ago

Legislation proposed by Prime Minister Boris Johnson's government would levy fines of as much as 100,000 pounds per day.

UK launches cyber-operation against Russian disinformation on COVID-19 vaccine, report says

by Joe Warminsky • 9 months ago

The spy agency GCHQ is using digital tools originally developed to tackle online propaganda and recruitment material from the Islamic State, sources told The Times of London.