22 December 2014

Information Security

A Finextra Community Group

119Posts 522,672Views 202Comments

Latest blog posts

Archive for: June, 2009
Elton Canewriter & tech geek - Brisbane

Suspicious fire at liquidated bank

15 June 2009  |  3608 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

There's an interesting news snippet from Jakarta today about a fire at IFI Bank, which was liquidated by Indonesia's central bank in April. It's slightly suspicious, but not in the sense of the blaze being started deliberately. Firefighters say it was caused by a short circuit in a paper shredder, which caused a nearby sofa to catch alight. I don'...

TagsSecurity
Andre EdelbrockEthoca - Toronto

Cybercrime Czar? Government bailout for cybercrime?

01 June 2009  |  4032 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

Barack Obama announced last week that there will be a new Cybercrime Czar in the US reporting directly to the president. We wonder what, if any good that will do. Can he/she be more than a figurehead when the crimes they want to stop originate in the Ukraine or Bulgaria or Indonesia? Will they attempt to burden us with more ineffective regulation?...

TagsSecurityRisk & regulation
Previous 1 Next

About this group join  Join us

Founded by David Spinks
Date 04 Apr 2007
Group profile
The risks from Cyber cime - Hacking - Loss of Data Privacy - Identity Theft and other topical threats - can be greatly reduced by implementation of robust IT Security controls ...
 
1,272
Active bloggers
24,686
Members
8,346
Posts
11,691
Comments

Top bloggers: 30 days

Most viewed Engaging

There are no top bloggers for the last 30 days.

Who is commenting on Information Security posts

Ketharaman Swaminathan
Brett King
Dean Procter
Alexander Peschkoff
Nick Collin
Steven Murdoch
Uri Rivner
John Dring
Gerhard Schwartz
Keith Appleyard
James King
Danny O'Donoghue