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Awareness of threats key to tackling cyber crime

Doing basic cyber hygiene right can reduce the risk of a cyber breach by as much as 80 per cent, according to an expert. The fact that the Middle East is one of the areas that saw the highest cyber crime activity last year, should alert

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Bahrain residents are warned over vehicle thieves

Residents of Juffair, Bahrain, are being urged to be on their guard for sneak thieves after a young woman had her motorbike stolen from her home in less than two minutes.

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Microsoft cybercrime bust frees 4.7m infected PCs

Microsoft Corp has freed at least 4.7 million infected personal computers from control of cyber crooks in its most successful digital crime-busting operation, which interrupted service at an Internet-services firm last week.  

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Wynyard wins Nonoo Exchange supply deal

Wynyard Group, a market leader in critical threat assessment and advanced crime analytics software for government, financial services and critical national infrastructure, has won a major contract from Bahrain's Nonoo Exchange Company.

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Cybercrime in focus at Dubai IT expo

With cybercrime being the second most reported economic crime in the Middle East according to the PricewaterhouseCoopers’ (PwC) 2014 Global Economic Crime Survey, leading experts from the banking and financial sector will convene in Duba

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‘No secret drug labs in Bahrain’

Bahrain does not have "secret" drug labs, said a top official, adding that drug related crimes in the country were lower compared with international levels. "After years of strict control of illicit drug activities,

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'Spousal abuse' could be made a crime in Bahrain

Spousal abuse for financial gain could be criminalised in Bahrain, despite claims that there is no evidence such cases exist.   Bahrain's Shura Council yesterday ignored recommendations from the Supreme Counc

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Bahrain urged to set up national plan to fight cyber crime

Bahrain has been urged to set up a national security strategy to combat cyber threats.   Authorities have an opportunity to "get ahead of the curve" in the region i

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Financial crime prevention in focus

International law firm Trowers & Hamlins are set to host a seminar about the Middle East’s biggest financial collapse caused by financial crime on March 3 in Muscat. The breakfast seminar, which will be held at the Grand

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Cybercrime costs hit $1 trillion

Digital crimes are a growing concern with an estimated $1 trillion lost globally last year as a result of cyber crimes, said a report. The total direct cost of cybercrime reached $113 billion and the average cost per victim increa

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