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Barclays Bank hacks own systems to find weaknesses

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The new head of Information Security at Barclays Bank, Troels Oerting, has set up a team of internal hackers tasked with accessing the bank’s computer systems in order to identify any flaws or weaknesses before real hackers find them first. This move reflects a growing trend in the private sector… Read more »

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Barclay’s bank customer data stolen and sold to brokers

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On Sunday 9th February UK bank, Barclays, reported that it was reviewing up to 2,000 files of customer data that was handed to them by the Mail on Sunday newspaper. The newspaper said in an article that it was given the files by a person it described as a ‘whistle blower’,… Read more »

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