Mock Prison Riot Showcases Enforcement Tactics

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Security Technology News' Lead Reporter on 11/05/2012 - 15:00:00

Mock Prison Riot Showcases Enforcement Tactics

Law enforcement officials from many parts of the world gather in West Virginia to harness and perfect their anti-riot tactics

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Interpol States Organised Gangs Responsible for Cyber Crime Boom

Posted by Jack Beresford - Security Technology News Reporter on 10/05/2012 - 06:00:00

Interpol States Organised Gangs Responsible for Cyber Crime Boom

Interpol have announced that the recent surge in global cyber crime may be due to an increase in organized crime syndicates

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CIA Foil al-Qaida Underwear Bomb Plot

Posted by Jack Beresford - Security Technology News Reporter on 08/05/2012 - 06:00:00

CIA Foil al-Qaida Underwear Bomb Plot

The CIA have uncovered a second underwear bomb plot that was intended to take down a plane on the anniversary of Osama bin Laden's death

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Cyber Attacks Rise 81% In 2011

Posted by Jack Beresford - Security Technology News Reporter on 03/05/2012 - 06:15:00

Cyber Attacks Rise 81% In 2011

Cyber attacks have rose by 81% in 2011 with Symantec Corp revealing that 5.5 billion malicious attacks were blocked over the past year.

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RAF Jets Boost London Olympic Air Security

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Security Technology News' Lead Reporter on 02/05/2012 - 16:05:00

RAF Jets Boost London Olympic Air Security

RAF jets involved in Exercise Olympic Guardian, testing the security procedures designed to ensure the London 2012 games pass without incident

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Pirate Bay To Be Blocked Following High Court Ruling

Posted by Jack Beresford - Security Technology News Reporter on 01/05/2012 - 06:00:00

Pirate Bay To Be Blocked Following High Court Ruling

The file-sharing site Pirate Bay is on course to be blocked by major UK internet providers, a decision resulting from a High Court Ruling

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CISPA Cyber-Security Bill Gets US House Approval

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Security Technology News' Lead Reporter on 27/04/2012 - 16:00:00

CISPA Cyber-Security Bill Gets US House Approval

A new cyber-security bill's been approved by the US House of Representatives, even though the US President has threatened to stop it coming into law

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Defense Clandestine Service: New US Spy Agency

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Security Technology News' Lead Reporter on 26/04/2012 - 14:40:00

Defense Clandestine Service: New US Spy Agency

The Pentagon is launching a new US spy agency dedicated to global intelligence acquisition and set to focus on Iran and China...

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Xbox 360 Kinect Inspired Security Training System

Posted by Jack Beresford - Security Technology News Reporter on 26/04/2012 - 05:30:00

Xbox 360 Kinect Inspired Security Training System

Microsoft's Kinnect will provide a training platform for security officers who will interact using their voice and movements to control the simulation.

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Russian Speaking Hackers Earn $4.5 Billion Through Cyber Crime in 2011

Posted by Jack Beresford - Security Technology News Reporter on 24/04/2012 - 07:00:00

Russian Speaking Hackers Earn $4.5 Billion Through Cyber Crime in 2011

Russian cyber criminals in 2011 accounted for 36% of reported international cyber crime equating to $7.74 billion, which was double the amount from Russian hackers in 2010.

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