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Worm strikes Commons computer network

Worm strikes Commons computer network Parliamentary computers have been infected by the Conficker worm, like an estimated 10m PCs worldwide – and experts fear next week will see problems worsen The House of Commons internal…


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UK cybercrime unit to meet IT leaders

UK cybercrime unit to meet IT leaders: “ Cleaning up the mean online streets The newly-established Police Central e-crime unit (PCeU) has scheduled a meeting with UK business later this month.… “ (Via The Register…



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Cybercrime threat rising sharply

Cybercrime threat rising sharply: “The threat of cybercrime is rising rapidly and attacks can threaten whole economies, warn experts at the World Economic Forum.” (Via BBC News.)


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EU cybercrime strategy backs law enforcement Trojan

EU cybercrime strategy backs law enforcement Trojan: “ Remote searches? Nein danke Remote searches of suspects’ computers could become a mainstay of cybercrime investigations under a new EU strategy announced last week.… “ (Via The…


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BBC News: EU to search out cyber criminals

BBC News: EU to search out cyber criminals 1 December, 2008 Remote searches of suspect computers will form part of an EU plan to tackle hi-tech crime. The five-year action plan will take steps to…