With the one year anniversary of the PRISM revelations approaching, CipherCloud gauged the attitudes and insights of attendees at Infosecurity Europe 2014.
Belgian and Dutch judicial and law enforcement authorities, supported by the European Cybercrime Centre (EC3) at Europol and Eurojust, have concluded an operation resulting in the arrest of 12 members of an organized crime group and the seizure of EUR 15,000 in cash and important digital evidence in a voice-phishing case.
French telecom provider Orange has suffered a second data breach in less that four months, and this time the intruders made off with personal information of some 1.3 million customers (nearly 5 percent of the company's users base).
The UK government recently published guidelines for companies covering the five basic controls that businesses must follow to ensure a minimum level of protection.
The results of the latest cyber threat reports and surveys have denominated 2013 as the year of major breaches.