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ConnectWise steps up security offering

ConnectWise has announced the acquisition of Sienna Group, a managed security services provider (MSSP).  This is not an acquisition that will see ConnectWise enter the MSSP market directly itself. The intention...
Parliament Street wants more police cyber crime training

UK police forces struggling with cyber crime

Increased cyber crime is diverting police resources away from dealing with other issues such as violent crime. That's the conclusion that think tank Parliament Street arrived at after analysing Freedom of...
Marriott loses 500 million customers records

Marriott data breach shows cyber security risks of mergers

Marriott International has disclosed one of the largest data breaches on record. More than 500 million customers of its Starwood division were exposed to hackers for more than four years. This...
Police Officers

Cisco to train 120,000 cyber police

Cisco is partnering with UK police forces to help train 120,000 officers in cyber security. The training will be delivered by the Cisco Networking Academy. It is all part of a deal to...
Uber

Uber avoids significant fine from the ICO

Ride sharing company Uber has escaped with a smaller than expected fine from the UK ICO as a result of a data breach in 2016. The fine, £385,000, is in response...
Cyber Security Masterclass 2018

MyDoom wins Cyber Security Challenge Masterclass

Team MyDoom has been declared the winners of the 2018 Cyber Security Challenge Masterclass. They overcame eight other teams in what was a great showcase of future talent for the industry....
NCSC invites you to a cyber chat

Want to join the NCSC for a cyber chat?

The National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) wants to start a cyber chat with people before they go shopping online this weekend. Brits are likely to spend over £3.5 billion in the...
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Who is tessa88?

Recorded Future's Insikt Group believe they have answered the question: "Who is tessa88?". It is a question that has puzzled security researchers since 2016 when the hacker appeared and disappeared over...
Confiant spots malvertising campaign

Confiant spots major malvertising attack

Malvertising tracker Confiant has spotted a major malvertising attack. It was first detected on the 12th November. It resulted in Confiant blocking over 5 million malvertising impressions through its platform. The...
Vision Direct website hacked

Vision Direct unsighted as hackers steal data

Opticians Vision Direct has become the latest high street retailer to suffer a data breach. The company issued a warning to customers yesterday that its website - visiondirect.co.uk - had been...

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Two spreadsheets that need to come together? Consolidation might be the answer.

You may well be tasked with creating one spreadsheet that has data coming from two or more spreadsheets. This could be a daunting prospect...
Minerals

Ford, IBM and others pilots blockchain/supply chain for cobalt

Ford Motor Company (Ford), Huayou Cobalt, IBM, LG Chem and RCS Global plan to use blockchain technology to trace and validate ethically sourced minerals....
Google set to win in CJEU

The CJEU limits the reach of the Right to be Forgotten

Google has had a rare good result in its ongoing battles with the EU. It has received a significant decision from a senior advisor...
Scott Dally on the SOC, breaches, insiders, risk and cybersecurity

Scott Dally on the SOC, breaches, insiders, risk and cybersecurity

Enterprise Times recently went to Omaha, Nebraska. While there, we talked with Scott Dally, Director of the Security Operations Centre for the Americas Region...
Vermont State House

Vermont heads down insurance blockchain road

The Vermont Department of Financial Regulation and Secretary of State are collaborating on a captive insurance blockchain pilot. The Secretary of State, Jim Condos,...
TRDB

Rivetz adds Sentinel Protocol’s threat intelligence platform

Rivetz, an embedded, decentralised cybersecurity vendor, and Sentinel Protocol (Sentinel), a crowdsourced threat intelligence platform built on blockchain technology, have announced a partnership. This...
Ardor

Jelurida’s Ardor offers Java with Ignis lightweight contracts

Jelurida, a Swiss blockchain company, is now offering the possibility for external enterprise systems to integrate with blockchain using a streamlined smart contract life...

EduHash’s Main-net blockchain reaches >1M TPS

Wisetone has certified that the EduHash Silicon Valley Labs (EduHash) Main-net blockchain, developed from scratch by EduHash, can handle 1,196,966 TPS (transactions per second)....
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Igloo targets Tesla owners with new app

Small energy supplier Igloo Energy is targeting Tesla owners with its latest app. The app will allow Tesla owners to charge their cars when...
Devvio

Devvio reveals another high tps blockchain

Devvio announced its presence at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) by showcasing its Devv blockchain technology. This is a high-performance blockchain protocol which seeks...
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These mysterious non-printing characters. What are they?

Do you get a word document sent to you that looks badly laid out with things not sitting quite where they should be. When...

Over 200 customers for RippleNet

Ripple has added 13 financial institutions to its payment network, RippleNet. The companies include Euro Exim Bank, SendFriend, JNFX, FTCS, Ahli Bank of Kuwait,...

Blockchain-based informed medical consent via Rati-Fi 

Rational Surgical Solutions (Rational) is offering its Rati-Fi blockchain-based process for confirmation of informed consent for surgical or medical interventions. Rati-Fi extends blockchain technology deeper...

Transmute launches blockchain decentralised app engine

Transmute has launched an initiative to bring the power of distributed ledger technology (DLT) to the enterprise. Along with the launch, Transmute also announced it...