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BAE Systems profiles today’s cybercriminals

BAE Systems, a global defence and security organisation, has unveiled some of the biggest threats to businesses by profiling six prominent types of cybercriminals, exposing how they cause harm to companies worldwide. The company h

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Cyber criminals snap up expired domains

Expired domain names are becoming the latest route for cyber criminals to find their way into the computers of unsuspecting users. Cyber criminals launched a malicious advertising campaign this week targeting visitors of popular n

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Cyber criminals snap up expired domains

Expired domain names are becoming the latest route for cyber criminals to find their way into the computers of unsuspecting users. Cyber criminals launched a malicious advertising campaign this week targeting visitors of popular n

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Web address boom ‘bonanza for cyber-criminals’

An explosion in the number of new Internet addresses has created a wealth of opportunities for criminals exploiting shady domains such as .zip, .kim or .party, according to an industry study published on Tuesday. Attackers are con

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Cyber criminals unleash virus to rob bitcoins

Cyber criminals have infected hundreds of thousands of computers with a virus called "Pony" to steal bitcoins and other digital currencies, in the most ambitious cyber attack on virtual money uncovered so far, according to security fir

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Most firms ‘not curbing external software’

Fifty-seven per cent of companies do not use any specific tools to control third-party applications used by employees, a report said. Cybercriminals have plenty of tricks up their sleeves for infecting a system, added the recent s

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Firms ‘failing to install security updates’

Although there are dedicated technologies which can automatically download and install security updates, these are rarely used – even by companies that have implemented client system management tools, a report said. Only 35

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Attempts to infect computers up 27pc

Attempts to infect users’ computers rose by 26.8 per cent globally to add up to 327 million in the first three months of 2010, a report said. The geographical distribution of malicious attacks is constantly changing, said the quarterly rep

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Bahrain on cyber crime alert

More than 60,000 cyber attacks were recorded in Bahrain in the first nine months of this year as cyber criminals targeted the Kingdom to steal bank data and credit card information, a study has found. More than 60,000 cyber attacks we

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Cybercriminals 'to target small businesses'

Virtual worlds will experience more real-world trouble as cybercriminals work faster than ever this year targeting small to medium-sized businesses rather than individual home users, said Trend Micro, an Internet content security expert. I

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