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 — NBC News (@NBCNews) December 17, 2014 Of course it goes […]

Philip Lieberman On The Sony Hack: “This Scenario Will Play Out Again And In Even Worse Forms”

It’s been said often, and more so recently, that it’s a question of “when” not “if” a data breach will beset your company. Therefore, it could be argued that “information security is only as effective as the response it generates – A structured response ensures that an incident is recognised early and dealt with in the most […]