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News broke overnight that contact details for more than 10,000 employees of the Departments of Justice and Homeland Security was dumped onto the web Sunday and Monday by anonymous pro-Palestinian hackers. Although the breach was confirmed by a Department of Justice spokesperson, the severity of the hack is so far being played down, with the Departments saying that there is no evidence personal data like dates of birth or social security numbers were compromised.

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Growing up in Buffalo, New York, I was lucky to have teachers in my local public school who found creative and exciting ways to introduce me to all of the STEM (science, tech, engineering and math) disciplines. Hands-on experiences with innovative technology built my confidence and skills for the future and helped me understand that STEM, especially computer science, could be used to make the world a better place.

Discussing new strategies to tackle terrorism

High ranking security and emergency services officials will gather at World Counter Terror Congress to discuss future counter terror strategies

Almost a decade on from its original launch in 2006, the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) continues to generate heated debate regarding its precise application and interpretation. Many of the issues stem from the wealth of misinformation out there about the standard, perpetuated by individuals and groups who do not properly understand the principles behind it or why it was originally created. At the centre of this is a number of PCI DSS myths that have no grounding in fact yet continue to arise time and time again. Below are five of the most common of these myths, which this article hopes to dispel once and for all.

Logic Instrument announces that the first batch of 3,000 GranitePhones has been delivered in January to Mirabilis/Sikur.

As a result of an efficient collaboration (development completed in less than four months) between Archos Group (Archos and Logic Instrument) and Mirabilis (Sikur), the GranitePhone is entirely designed around Sikur’s security solution. The secured Smartphone is marketed by the Mirabilis Group in North and South America. Logic Instrument is a partner for EMEA.


London, UK:  Tripwire, Inc. has announced that Tripwire® Configuration Compliance ManagerTM (CCM) now covers nearly 700 policy and platform combinations. The comprehensive coverage provided by Tripwire CCM is identical to the policy library supporting Tripwire® Enterprise, the industry’s most widely deployed security configuration management product. Together, these solutions allow organizations to choose either agent-based or agentless continuous compliance solutions based on the unique requirements of their businesses and industries.

LONDON: HMRC could face compensation claims of over £13 billion if it were to lose people’s personal and financial data as a result of a cyber attack, according to a new study by digital authentication provider, MIRACL.