Cybersecurity Research Centre Launched in Perth

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The Australian government on Thursday opened a Cyber Security Cooperative Research Centre (CRC) in Perth, aimed at building cybersecurity skills, increasing research capability in the industry. The government had pledged $50 million for CRC in September last year, and a further AU$90 million were raised by Western Australia state government and nearly two dozen industry, research and university partners. Based in...

Spain Breaks Up Russian-Ukrainian Cybercrime Gang

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Spanish Police and European Union law enforcement agency Europol on Wednesday arrested a cybercrime gang comprising Russians and Ukrainians that allegedly stole over one billion euros from financial institutions across the world during the last five years. The alleged mastermind of the gang, a Ukranian identified as Denis K, was nabbed from Alicante, a coastal city located 350 kilometres capital...

How Hackers Can Hack Your Phone to Steal Pictures

We store a lot of data on our mobile phones including our family and ‘private’ pictures and leave no stone unturned to prevent them from evil eyes. But no matter how cautious you are, someone can snag your photos with a little effort and access to your public information. Here’s how one can hack your phone and steal the pictures. Cloud Storage: Cloud...

Top Three Cyber Security Threats of 2016 and How To Counter Them

The increasing threat of cybercrime is a major concern not only for bigger companies but the entire global community. The criminals use various methods to infect our systems, either to steal money or sensitive information. Let’s have a look at the top three cyber security threats on the rise at present, how they work and how you can secure yourself from...

Six Tips That Will Help Your Employees Counter Cyber Security Threats

The corporate hacking attacks continue to haunt the businesses across the globe. In the recent years, the data breaches at the companies like Target, eBay, and Sony have led to the theft of personal identity, credit card and security information of hundreds of millions of compromised accounts. However, that is the tip of the creepy iceberg as hacking attacks at...

Cyber Crimes Risks associated with software piracy

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International Software Laws defines software piracy as “An illegal act of copying, using and distributing software by individuals or organizations”. Individual and organizational users Companies or individuals when install particular software must purchase license. When agreeing to certain terms and condition the user is supposed not to violate. Each client (a company or an individual) has to pay against the license....

CYBER CRIME: A MAJOR THREAT TO SMALL BANKS

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The term cybercrime has emerged with the phenomenal growth of the social interaction on internet and its unscrupulous users. Basically it is the virtual way of committing crimes by the means of computers and internet. Cybercrimes are carried out to steal the intellectual property at individual, corporate and sometimes at the state level. Cybercrime has become a threat for financial...

CEH v9: Certified Ethical Hacker Version 9 Study Guide 3rd Edition

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Looks like you’re preparing to take the CEH exam, you’ll undoubtedly want to find as much information as you can about computers, networks, applications, and physical security.The more information you have at your disposal and the more hands-on experience you gain. The better off you’ll be when taking the exam. This study guide was written with that goal in...