Tag: Cyber Attacks

The EAU Says It Doesn’t Have Enough Trained Cyber Security Specialists

The UAE has to invest in training its own security pros as it has become a priority in the cyber-crime war, due to the amount to trained professionals dwindling. The Arab Gulf States Institute in Washington recently stated that cyber-attacks in the region cost $1 billion dollars a year, and isn’t going to decrease. The institute also said that the Middle East was filled with cyber criminals with the widest …
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Malware Writers Make Their Next Target Known by Naming Newest Ransomware After the Man Who Stops Them

Ransomware has become the most widespread type of cyber-attack lately. It seems like it evolves almost overnight, with new, more advanced forms of malware popping up all the time. Emsisoft Malware Lab has made a decent dent in combating this ever growing threat. In turn, this has made them, and companies like them the biggest targets for malware, receiving all types of malicious malware, on a daily basis. Emsisoft Malware …
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Obama Talks Over Cyber Attacks With Vladimir Putin

After a 90-minute meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin, he announced that there will be no retaliation for the suspected involvement of Russia in the recent Democratic Party hacks. It is now being said that Putin is creating a covert operation to destroy Democracy in America by hacking the fast approaching election. “We’ve had problems with cyber-intrusions from Russia in the past, rom other countries in the past,” Obama said. …
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The Hacker Thats Hacking Hackers

It’s a rarity these days to see someone getting what they deserve, but lately it seems hackers have been getting a little taste of their own medicine. A hacker using the screen name Pahan, has been infecting other hackers with his own malicious software for his own profit. For years, hacking forums have been the go to for anyone looking to gain knowledge into the once secret world of cyber …
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