#44CON Cyber Security – Wildebeest, Gollum And Whisky

Jess Barker

Before Tuesday it would be safe to say that I was suffering withdrawal symptoms, having not attended a conference since last October when I made it over to IP Expo. So I was rather keen to get cracking and make my way over to SW6 for 44CON, an event I’d never been to before (the […]

France Blocks 5 Websites Without A Court Order

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One man’s terrorist is another man’s freedom fighter Gerald Seymour, Harry’s Game The authorities in France have used new powers to block five websites accused of “condoning terrorism,” giving internet service providers just 24 hours to put in place “all necessary measures to block the listing of these addresses.” The banning order is the first […]

19 Experts, 50+ Tips And 10 CyberSec Words


I often get a reminder of the duality of my working life – as my Twitter bio says, I’m a writer by day and a retailer by night – and the two are spectacularly different roles without a doubt. That’s probably why, if I’m honest, I still get a little bit freaked out when security […]

Sweet Cheese Are Made Of These: Hacking The Rodent Mind

Are your mice dreaming of Mars and a beautiful furry companion? If so, you may not have to go to the trouble of taking them to Rekall to sort their troubled minds out. Scientists at the¬†Industrial Physics and Chemistry Higher Educational Institution in Paris, France, have successfully implanted memories in mice in what is the […]

Sony Cancels “The Interview” – A New Breed Of Terrorism?

Sony pulling its latest movie – The Interview – in the wake of Guardian of Peace terrorist threats could, in many ways, be the start of an alarming trend. BREAKING: Sony cancels theatrical release of 'The Interview' after top chains pull out http://t.co/vOTuu52QpI pic.twitter.com/ONqlrCMs8V — NBC News (@NBCNews) December 17, 2014 Of course it goes […]