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UN agency releases global cybersecurity ranking

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Who should we turn to for advice on how to fight cybercrime? Why, Singapore; of course! Sometimes it helps being a centrally controlled city state… when it comes to cybersecurity infrastructure, for instance. According to a new UN report, with a few notable exceptions such as Singapore (1st spot) and… Read more »

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NY regulators toughening cyber security requirements

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Financial regulators in New York are clamping down on cyber defence practices in banks and other financial institutions as a way of boosting security across the industry. The state’s top regulator said that they are looking into the possibility of requiring more complex computer certifications and sign-ins. Banks and insurance… Read more »

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Fin4 cyber gang focuses on theft of insider information

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Cyber thieves are increasingly targeting the email accounts of senior executives at financial institutions in an effort to steal insider trading information. The Fin4 gang has targeted over 100 companies in the last year, reports the BBC. Rather than stealing directly from the company, the gang makes its money by… Read more »

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