IT security

Social media companies battle against militant propaganda

Facebook, Google and Twitter are stepping up efforts to combat online propaganda and recruiting by Islamic militants, but the Internet companies are doing it quietly to avoid the perception that ...

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Nissan disables leaf app for electric cars over hacking scare

Nissan Motor said on Friday it has disabled leaf app a mobile phone application for a pair of electric vehicles, including the world’s top seller, after finding it can be ...

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UAE IP address policy to get tougher to avoid forgery

Offenders may face long jail terms and up to Dh2m in penalties Abu Dhabi: The Federal National Council (FNC) this month is expected to review a draft law proposing more ...

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BBC websites Hacked

Official statements from the BBC today blamed a more than three-hour outage of the news services’ many Web sites on a “technical issue.” However, sources within the BBC attributed the ...

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Hyatt Hotel Hacked Malware found on Its Payment System

Hyatt, the global hotel chain with 627 properties across more than 50 countries, is the latest in its industry to suffer a cyber security attack. In an announcement devoid of ...

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Managed Services – Finds and Takes Down Fake Job Sites

Scam artists and crooks are creating very professional looking websites that are being used to advertise fake job openings in high visibility companies and Government organizations in the region. The ...

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