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London hospital mistakenly exposes HIV clinic attendee details

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A security breach affecting a London clinic has revealed the identities of nearly 800 people who attended HIV clinics. The cause of the breach? Simple human error. Names were included for all to see in an email newsletter; the document was sent to all recipients as a group message rather… Read more »

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Minister stresses need for cyber security in development of driverless vehicles

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Transport Minister Claire Perry has warned that “smart” motorways and driverless cars may attract hackers looking to cause harm and chaos on Britain’s roads. She told the Commons transport committee, “The more we move to technologically assisted forms of transport, whether it’s smart motorways or driver assisted vehicles, there is… Read more »

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Met’s cybercrime team arrest four people in London in connection with £1m bank theft

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The Metropolitan police cybercrime unit have arrested four people in the London area in connection with a £1m bank loss. Two houses were raided uncovering £80k in cash and a live hand grenade. Detectives from the force’s new cybercrime unit (MPCCU) which was launched in October, carried out the operation after… Read more »

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