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Top 5 Cyber Security Skills To Land You A Job

As businesses globally report a shortage of cyber security professionals; the demand for them has increased. In a space such as this where the demand for certain skills exceeds their supply, it is wise to develop these marketable skills.  Here are five of the most sought after skills recruiters are looking for. Intrusion Detection Intrusion […]


UK experiments with Blockchain-based Social Welfare Payments

The UK government has launched an proof-of-concept experiment using the technology behind the virtual currency Bitcoin. London-based blockchain and fintech startup GovCoin Systems Ltd., has been chosen by the UK Department for Work and Pensions trial where welfare payments are being recorded on a distributed ledger. This project and other recent developments are a major […]


Yahoo Probes Possible 200 Million Accounts Data Breach

Yahoo is currently investigating a claim of 200 million user credentials being advertised for sale on the Dark Web. Usernames, passwords and dates of birth are being offered for sale for three bitcoins (£1,360). The company has yet to deny or confirm the claims. For the moment, it has issued the following statement: “We are […]


Need for education systems to support cyber security professionals

  The recently published Intel Security report, surveyed IT professionals globally and revealed that respondents in all countries surveyed said cybersecurity education was deficient. Eighty-two percent of these respondents admitted to a shortage of cybersecurity skills and the dire consequences it has on their business. The shortage of skills is responsible for significant direct and […]


Top most destructive malware in 2016

According to recent findings, the number of active malware families has increased by 61% in the year 2016. It is important for companies to be aware of the most destructive and active malware in order to protect themselves from a possible cyber attack. Check Point recognized the some of the top families responsible for over […]

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