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Younger workforce would rather pay ransom than invest in good cybersecurity practices: Report
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Younger workforce would rather pay ransom than invest in good cybersecurity practices: Report

Younger workers are more accepting of personal devices at work and consider them less of a security risk (71 percent) than older workers (79 percent)

Podcast roundup: The best this week, from CYBER to The Last Laugh and The Ezra Klein Show
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Podcast roundup: The best this week, from CYBER to The Last Laugh and The Ezra Klein Show

Our lowdown on the best episodes from a selection of podcasts that deserve a listen this week. Ready to tune in?

Tonga plunges into cyber darkness as it gets cut off all internet services
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Tonga plunges into cyber darkness as it gets cut off all internet services

Non-essential social media sites like Facebook have been blocked to preserve much-needed bandwidth.

Huawei employee arrested, charged in Poland over allegations of spying for China
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Huawei employee arrested, charged in Poland over allegations of spying for China

US intelligence agencies allege Huawei equipment could contain “backdoors” for use by China govt spies.

Britain accuses Russia of allegedly directing a host of cyber attacks globally
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Britain accuses Russia of allegedly directing a host of cyber attacks globally

Russian military intelligence (GRU) was cast as a pernicious cyber aggressor using a network of hackers.

Britain to create a new cyber force of up to 2,000 personnel to tackle cyber threat
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Britain to create a new cyber force of up to 2,000 personnel to tackle cyber threat

The new force which is expected to be announced soon would represent a nearly four-fold increase in manpower.

Gmail users alerted about a new vulnerability which could scam them
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Gmail users alerted about a new vulnerability which could scam them

Department of Homeland Security reportedly issued an alert on the "potential emerging threat".

Only 65 percent organisations globally have cyber-security expert: Gartner
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Only 65 percent organisations globally have cyber-security expert: Gartner

"The bad news is that cyber security threats will affect more enterprises in more diverse ways"

Finance companies may have to invest significantly to keep cyber attackers at bay
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Finance companies may have to invest significantly to keep cyber attackers at bay

Measures like agile security practices, next-generation authentication and more will have to be there to ensure real-time cyber defence.

Blue whale challenge: Assam police issues advisory to parents after boy injures self to finish game
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Blue whale challenge: Assam police issues advisory to parents after boy injures self to finish game

Blue Whale spreading its tentacles fast, Assam Police on Wednesday issued an advisory to parents and elders of families to monitor and regulate the online surfing activity

Breakdown of Russian cyber criminal arrests in the US reveals a record high
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Breakdown of Russian cyber criminal arrests in the US reveals a record high

US action against suspected Russian cyber criminals has surged to a record high despite efforts by President Donald Trump to improve ties with Moscow.

Sebi to chart out long term cyber security plans for markets
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Sebi to chart out long term cyber security plans for markets

Sebi efforts to put in place long term plans for cyber security of the market place also come against the backdrop of exchanges facing technical glitches and spate of suspected cyber attack cases globally, including in India

Trump is planning to lift the status of Pentagon's Cyber Command for emphasis on cyber weapons
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Trump is planning to lift the status of Pentagon's Cyber Command for emphasis on cyber weapons

That would lead to Cyber Command becoming what the military called a "unified command," equal to combat branches of the military.

A new research has revealed that cyber criminals and hackers are not as anonymous as we think
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A new research has revealed that cyber criminals and hackers are not as anonymous as we think

These faceless hackers who rummage through your computer data exist within certain locations.

India globally seventh most affected by Petya attack
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India globally seventh most affected by Petya attack

Cyber security experts believe that the new attack was caused by a variant of the Petya ransomware which was unleashed in 2016.

U.S. issues an alert for cyber attack by North Korea; warns against more attacks
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U.S. issues an alert for cyber attack by North Korea; warns against more attacks

The alert arrived on the same day that North Korea released an American university student who had been held captive by Pyongyang for 17 months.

Ransomware attack: Infra agencies asked to step up cyber vigil
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Ransomware attack: Infra agencies asked to step up cyber vigil

The cyber criminals have demanded a fee of about $300 in crypto-currencies like Bitcoin for unlocking the device.

Recent cyber attack on Union Bank in India was similar to the hack attack in Bangladesh cyber heist
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Recent cyber attack on Union Bank in India was similar to the hack attack in Bangladesh cyber heist

The attempt closely resembled the cyber theft last year of more than $81 million from the Bangladesh central bank's account at the New York Federal Reserve.

Cyware Labs and Telangana government to train and make government employees
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Cyware Labs and Telangana government to train and make government employees "cyber-aware"

Cyber security awareness platform Cyware Labs and the Telangana government on Thursday announced they would make the government employees "cyber-aware" to report suspicious cyber security incidents.

52 percent cyber crime victims fail to recover the lost money, says Kaspersky Lab
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52 percent cyber crime victims fail to recover the lost money, says Kaspersky Lab

More than half (52 percent) of internet users globally who have lost their money at the hands of cybercriminals have only got some, or none, of their stolen funds back, a new research from Kaspersky Lab revealed on Friday.