What is a cyber attack?

11:02 23 March in attack, Cyber security, Espionage by robp

The phrase cyber attack gets used a lot, in a lot of different contexts. Any bad thing done over the internet is generally characterised by the media as a cyber attack. But does the phrase really mean anything? This week South Korea was under cyber attack...

Cyber surpasses terrorism as number one threat in the US

10:42 13 March in Cyber security, Espionage, hack by robp

Reuters report that cyber security issues have surpassed terrorism as the number one concern of the intelligence agencies in the US: This comes on the back of the recent cyber security executive order, and lengthy list of US companies coming forward to admit they have been...