Cyber security court cases… Moral or Money orientated? Protecting the vulnerable or bank balances?

Cyber security court cases… Moral or Money orientated? Protecting the vulnerable or bank balances?

Two main stories in cyber security industry news today hugely contradict each other and show a clear contradiction of interests in regards to ethics in cyber security.

May 04 2017 | Published by Jennifer Bullock | Blog

U.S. Airforce need you!... To hack them…. In return for $75,000

U.S. Airforce need you!... To hack them…. In return for $75,000

Nothing screams "We're pretty sure our cyber security is crud" than asking ally countries to attempt to hack you, and paying them for the privilege.

April 27 2017 | Published by Jennifer Bullock | Blog

Disgruntled former employee hacks ex-employers to the tune of £78,360

Disgruntled former employee hacks ex-employers to the tune of £78,360

An IT administrator is being sued by his former employers for supposedly installing malware which deleted 'critical financial data' upon his departure.

April 19 2017 | Published by Jennifer Bullock | Blog

Not a ruddy clue on encryption

Not a ruddy clue on encryption

As a human with a mild amount of understanding around encryption; listening to politicians talk about it is starting to get painful.

March 30 2017 | Published by Jennifer Bullock | Blog

Spear Phisher’s hunting you down for more than your money… They’ll settle for cyber-sex now too.

Spear Phisher’s hunting you down for more than your money… They’ll settle for cyber-sex now too.

The darkest side of hacking has come to light as a young woman speaks out about her hugely distressing experience with a spear phisher last month. Requesting not a monetary payment but a sex show instead, in return for all of her personal photographs and videos…

March 22 2017 | Published by Jennifer Bullock | Blog