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Internet of things: 7 scary security scenarios

What’s not to like about the Internet of Things? You drive to work in your connected car while the GPS automatically navigates you away from a traffic…

U.S. national security prosecutors shift focus from spies to cyber

The U.S. Justice Department is restructuring its national security prosecution team to deal with cyber attacks and the threat of sensitive technology ending up in the wrong…

CERT warns on Ebola email scam

If you get an email from a seemingly trustworthy organization about the Ebola virus in the coming days, beware. It could very well be a scam to…

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Apple iCloud service hit with cyber attack in China

A sophisticated cyber-attack has targeted Apple’s iCloud service in China, in an apparent attempt to collect user names, passwords and other private information as the company releases…

North Korea doubles size of cyber force

North Korea has expanded its cyber terror force to about 6,000 cyber agents, South Korea’s Ministry of National Defense said earlier this month. According to South Korea’s Defense…

Cyber attacks pose increasing threat to Mideast oil and gas

Cyber attacks are increasingly becoming a cause for concern for oil and gas companies operating in the Middle East, information technology and security experts say. “We are aware…