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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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Sony Hack: The ‘Finger We Are Pointing At North Korea Should Be Pointing At Ourselves’

Who hacked Sony? That’s the big question, and one that has been dominating my RSS reader and Twitter lists for some time now, almost to the exclusion of everything else ‘cyber’. The consensus, among mainstream media at least, points to North Korea but that isn’t my view and nor is it held by many in […]

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Consumers Dubious of Mobile Payment Security, Prefer Third Party Services Such As PayPal

Tripwire today announced the results of a consumer survey conducted on holiday shopping security practices by One Poll and Dimensional Research. Evaluating online cybersecurity awareness of 2,011 consumers from the U.S. and U.K., the survey revealed that more than 40 percent of respondents believe using a third party payer such as PayPal or Google Wallet […]

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