I have spent the last decade talking about problems. I suppose the reason is because it seems to have gotten me a lot of attention. It wasn't like that at first, but it eventually turned out that way.
We need more people to realize cybersecurity is an interesting and exciting career so we can have the skills and expertise for the future that we need to protect people, governments and organisations from the menace of professional cybercriminality.
Many people were this week startled by reports that GCHQ technical director Dr Ian Levy had apparently claimed that security
Clearly cyber attackers have their sights firmly set on everything we do online these days and that requires us, as citizens, business people and government representatives to take a different view of cybersecurity.
A high-profile North Korean defector has claimed that the country has an army of over 6,000 hackers that are capable of crippling
The South Korean government has accused North Korea of hacking a nuclear power provider and stealing secret data. A report
North Korea has accused the United States of being a "cyberwar maniac". In a breathless 'news' article on the state-sponsored
Everyone knows that in today's world we have never been so connected. The Internet is a part of most of our lives at work and at play every day. Indeed ask most teenagers and they will consider the Internet as being almost as important as the air that they breathe!
While I wouldn't want to speculate on if this number is correct or not, I do agree that such is the industrialisation of cybercrime today faced by businesses, governments and consumers, that relatively small numbers of common exploits and cybercrime tools are widely used by the professional gangs operating around the world.
The head of Ukraine's security service says that the country is reeling from a cyber attack on mobile phones. Valentyn Nalivaichenko