Cybercrime

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Britain and Israel to sign trade and defence deal
Pact covers Iran as well as cybersecurity, despite controversy over use of Israeli firm NSO Group’s Pegasus spyware in UK

Dan Sabbagh Defence and security correspondent

28, Nov, 2021 @11:56 PM

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Cryptocurrency miners using hacked cloud accounts, Google warns
‘Threat horizon’ report by tech firm’s cybersecurity action team details hacking threats to cloud service

Dan Milmo Global technology editor

25, Nov, 2021 @2:54 PM

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To fight global crime, Taiwan must be included in Interpol | Letters
Letter: Huang Chia-lu responds to the news that a Chinese official is seeking election to Interpol’s executive committee, and urges the international community to support Taiwan’s participation

Letters

22, Nov, 2021 @5:18 PM

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Police and banks tell shoppers to be vigilant for Black Friday scams
Online crime during Black Friday and Cyber Monday in 2020 defrauded UK shoppers by £2.5m

Gwyn Topham

22, Nov, 2021 @12:01 AM

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Why you and I will pay the price for the next big cybersecurity crisis | John Naughton
As a former top civil servant has pointed out, private firms seem happy to let governments pick up the pieces when hackers strike

John Naughton

21, Nov, 2021 @4:00 PM

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Darktrace boss in bid to counter City’s dim view of track record
The Cambridge tech firm’s revenues are surging ahead, but not everyone is convinced it merits its FTSE 100 listing

Nils Pratley

21, Nov, 2021 @12:05 AM

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UK tackles record cyber incidents as Russian ransomware attacks increase
National Cyber Security Centre says cyberattacks at record high and urges businesses not to pay up

Dan Sabbagh Defence and security editor

17, Nov, 2021 @6:00 AM

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Labour hit by ‘cyber incident’ affecting members’ data
Not initially clear if any data has been stolen or if the party was the intended target

Dan Sabbagh

03, Nov, 2021 @7:17 PM

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Ransomware attacks in UK have doubled in a year, says GCHQ boss
Jeremy Fleming says ransomware is proliferating as it is ‘largely uncontested’ and highly profitable

Rajeev Syal Home affairs editor

25, Oct, 2021 @4:05 PM

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Australia’s essential services could be forced to report when they are under cyber-attack
Morrison government hopes to push through laws allowing Australian Signals Directorate to provide direct assistance to industry as a ‘last resort’

Daniel Hurst

19, Oct, 2021 @4:30 PM

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Google warns of surge in activity by state-backed hackers
More than 50,000 alerts sent so far this year, including of an Iranian group that targeted a UK university

Dan Milmo Global technology editor

15, Oct, 2021 @12:00 PM

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Cybercriminals to face new offences as ransomware attacks grow in Australia
Federal government crackdown will include new criminal offences after more than 500 cyber ransoms were reported in 2020-21

Tory Shepherd

13, Oct, 2021 @8:33 AM

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