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Category: Information Security

Tackling Fraud: City force seeks financial and cyber-security expert volunteers to consult on economic crime inquiries

City of London Police is seeking financial and cyber-security experts to volunteer on a consultancy basis to assist investigators Economic crime is now estimated to cost the UK more than £73 billion per year, causing direct harm to the economy

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Infosec – E-crime survey

E-crime is the biggest emerging threat to the retail sector as the rapid growth in e-commerce in the UK sees new ways of shopping being accompanied by new types of crime. That is according to the British Retail Consortium’s (BRC)

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European Cyber Security Month

The European Network and Information Security Agency (ENISA) presented today the logo of the European Cyber Security Month (ESCM) which is October 2012. The logo unveiled the project’s visual identity and is expected to improve the visibility and recognition which

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Guest Post: A beginners guide how to protect your computer against hackers

Computer hacking has gained a somewhat glamorous reputation thanks to movies and television shows that often portray the victims as international conglomerates or top secret military operations. But, the truth is, it’s more likely to be the average home PC

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ICO launches IT security guide for small businesses

The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has today published a new guide for small and medium sized businesses, showing a series of clear, practical steps they can take to help make their IT systems safe and secure. The guide, which covers

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New EMEA Advisory Board from (ISC)²®to Boost Information Security Defences

Body to Mobilise International Professional Community and Shape Public Policy Issues London, U.K., 18th April, 2012 – The international cyber security professional community has an opportunity to organise and act as a resource for industry, government and special interest groups

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>Free Virus Removal Tool for download from Sophos

> You know that feeling when you’re pretty sure your Windows machine *might* be infected, but your anti-virus finds nothing? Or worse, your anti-virus does detect malware, but the instructions to disinfect and rid your system of the malware are

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>Information Security Breaches 2012 – Questionnarie

>Research is currently being undertaken to identify information security breaches for 2012. Below is a link to a questionnaire, this is being conducted by infosecurity – Europe, in association with the department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) and PricewaterhouseCoopers

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>At a glance, the story so far at TECH:TOUCHSTONE Information Security Summit

> Today I attended day one of the Information Security Executive Summit delivered by Tech:Touchstone at the Richmond Hill Hotel. This is a summit where practitioners and end users meet in a speed presentation dating environment. An environment I think

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>Press Release – Tech:Touchstone: Information Security Executive Summit 2012

> I am attending and presenting at the following Information Security Summit. The organisers contacted me today and asked if I could share today’s Press Release. Please see below the composed release for the Information Security Summit that I will

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