The CryptoWall malware encrypts computer files, forcing victims to pay a ransom to the criminals responsible.
Michelle Wheeler of the XOR Data Exchange explains how telcos can share analytical data to manage credit risk and prevent fraud, whilst retaining complete control.
Though retired, Norman Marks continues to give dependable advice about audit, governance and risk management.
The next meeting of the Revenue Assurance Group will be in London on Wednesday 15th July. All are welcome, but space is running out.
An open letter signed by the EFF and Mozilla asks Europe’s top court to reverse a German legal decision that imposes password locks on all free WiFi networks.
AT&T were fined USD100mn for throttling customers on an unlimited data plan dating back to 2007. Most telcos give up on long-range risks like this, which is the worst mistake of all.
Data silos never get broken from the top down. Experience shows that the most successful business intelligence and big data projects are the ones that started small and grew.
Julia Reda, the Pirate MEP, persuaded the Parliament’s Legal Affairs Committee to approve her report on copyright reform.
A UN Special Rapporteur blasted governments for undermining encrypted and anonymous comms. He encouraged tech companies to secure their customers’ right to free speech.