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Australia’s new critical cyberdefender needs action rather than announcements

The newly-announced Critical Infrastructure Centre could become Australia's hub for the kind of civil cyber defence corps that have been suggested for years. Let's...

UK.gov state of the nation report: Infosec’s very important, mmmkay

Gov Secure Internet to be revamped, world still on brink of digital destruction, etc etc The UK government’s first annual report on the implementation of...

Symantec buys anti-ID fraud firm LifeLock for $2.3 billion

Ben Hudsonreader comments 13 Share this story Symantec, one of the biggest consumer computer security firms in the world, is about to...

UK will retaliate against state-sponsored cyber attacks, Chancellor warns

Middle path between cheek-turning and all-out war Microsoft Decoded Britain will strike back against nations launching cyber attacks on the UK’s critical national infrastructure. Chancellor Philip...

UK government vows to sink $2.3 billion into new cybersecurity plan

EnlargeDefence Images reader comments 8 Share this story The UK government has promised to spend nearly £2 billion over the next five years...

Wow, RIP hackers … It’s Cyber-Lord Blunkett to the rescue for...

New system to ensure suppliers are up to scratch on IT security A high-profile project has been launched with the aim of strengthening UK enterprises'...

National Cyber Security Centre to shift UK to ‘active’ defence

Cyber chief calls for 'offensive' weapons The head of the UK’s new National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) has detailed plans to move the UK to...

These Figures Show Cybercrime Is A Much Bigger Menace Than Anyone...

One in 10 people have fallen victim to cybercrime. (Image: iStock) Cybercrime rates are much higher than previously estimated, with new figures from the Office...

NATO Ambassador: How The Ukraine Crisis Fits Cyber War Narrative

Kenneth Geers previews his Black Hat talk and discusses the strategic military maneuvers governments can make within cyberspace. When Kenneth Geers, ambassador of the NATO...

IDG Contributor Network: Israeli cybersecurity prowess on display in DC and...

Israeli cybersecurity has been at the forefront of global attention in recent years, but especially in the last few months.First, the who's who of...

Self-hacking key to Daimler’s cyber defence strategy

Vehicle manufacturer Daimler has a team of hackers to continually test the effectiveness of its cyber defences from the perspective of an outside attacker. “We...

Risk management key to cyber strategy, says BP

Cyber attacks constitute a group-level risk that is managed as part of BP’s standard set of risk management processes, according to Bob Dudley, group...