Cyber-thieves set sights on hijacking payment data

  Thousands of websites are being hit by cyber-thieves who implant code to scoop up payment card numbers, research suggests. Security giant Symantec found more than 4,800 websites were being hit by these "form-jacking" attacks every …

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Child abuse images being traded via secure apps

  Images of child sexual abuse and stolen credit card numbers are being openly traded on encrypted apps, a BBC investigation has found. Security experts told Radio 4's File on 4 programme that the encrypted apps were taking over from …

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Phone in the right hand? You're a hacker!

  Hackers are finding it too easy to circumvent traditional cyber defences, forcing businesses to rethink their security strategies. Many firms are now harnessing big data and adopting cutting edge verification checks. In fact, some can even …

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