Facebook Support CISPA to Reduce Cyber Crime

Posted by Jack Beresford - Security Technology News Reporter on 19/04/2012 - 06:15:00

Facebook Support CISPA to Reduce Cyber Crime

Facebook is backing the proposed Cyber-Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act (CISPA), which has been created to track the activities of hackers and terrorists.

Read more....

Websites Prepare for EU Cookie Tracking Law

Posted by Security Technology News' Global Correspondent on 18/04/2012 - 12:10:00

Websites Prepare for EU Cookie Tracking Law

From 26 May onwards, internet users will have to agree to let websites install tracking cookies that allow them to know when that user next visits

Read more....

British Lord Denies Obama Bounty Claims

Posted by Security Technology News' Global Reporter on 16/04/2012 - 15:20:00

British Lord Denies Obama Bounty Claims

A member of the British Labour party has categorically denied he offered a multi-million pound bounty for the US President to be captured

Read more....

Japan Launching Palm-Scanning Biometric ATMs

Posted by Security Technology News' Global Reporter on 12/04/2012 - 11:00:00

Japan Launching Palm-Scanning Biometric ATMs

A Japanese bank plans to put a fleet of palm-scanning ATM machines into service this year that incorporate advanced biometric technology

Read more....

Wireless Medical Device Security Concerns Raised

Posted by Security Technology News' US Reporter on 11/04/2012 - 14:40:00

Wireless Medical Device Security Concerns Raised

Wireless medical devices should be thoroughly security-checked before going on sale, a US-based security and privacy advisory board has said

Read more....

500,000+ Apple Mac Flashback Trojan Infections

Posted by Security Technology News' UK Correspondent on 05/04/2012 - 13:30:00

500,000+ Apple Mac Flashback Trojan Infections

A personal data-capture malware package called Flashback Trojan has infected over 500,000 of the world's Apple Macs

Read more....

ARM Next-Gen Electronic Security JV Announced

Posted by Security Technology News' UK Correspondent on 03/04/2012 - 16:40:00

ARM Next-Gen Electronic Security JV Announced

British engineering firm ARM spearheads a new next-gen security-based programme that aims to establish a common standard for electronic devices

Read more....

European Cybercrime Action Centre Plans Announced

Posted by Security Technology News EU Correspondent on 29/03/2012 - 11:15:00

European Cybercrime Action Centre Plans Announced

The European Commission has launched a proposal to establish a new cybercrime-focused action centre at The Hague, right next to Europol's headquarters

Read more....

RABIT: BT Copper Theft Alarm System Debuts

Posted by Security Technology News US Correspondent on 28/03/2012 - 11:20:00

RABIT: BT Copper Theft Alarm System Debuts

Alarm-based system informs police forces and BT operators when copper cable theft - a widely-occurring event - is taking place

Read more....

Microsoft Fights Zeus Malware Botnets

Posted by Security Technology News US Correspondent on 27/03/2012 - 14:40:00

Microsoft Fights Zeus Malware Botnets

Technology firm Microsoft has teamed-up with financial services providers to disarm a number of botnets powered by Zeus

Read more....