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postheadericon WannaCryptor: Are governments and financial regulators to blame?

Are governments and financial regulators to blame for WannaCryptor, aka WannaCry, asks Tony Anscombe in this insightful feature.

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postheadericon Young cybercriminals ‘more motivated by peer respect than financial gain’

A new report suggests young cybercriminals are often motivated by the possibility of notoriety, rather than financial gain.

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postheadericon Modern attacks on Russian financial institutions

ESET’s Anton Cherepanov Jean-Ian Boutin discuss their paper, titled Modern Attacks on Russian Financial Institutions, which was published earlier this year.

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postheadericon NCSC boss asked to detail efforts to protect financial services sector against cyberattacks

The head of the UK’s NCSC has been asked to offer more detail into how the financial services sector will be protected from cyberattacks.

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postheadericon Financial cybersecurity ‘needs to be a key agenda item at G20’

Improving financial cybersecurity at an international level must be a key agenda item at the G20 Summit in China this month (September 4th-5th).

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postheadericon European firms’ financial departments the target of cyberattacks

Two major cyberattacks have siphoned over $ 50 million and nearly $ 80 million from a Belgian bank and an Austrian aircraft parts manufacturer, respectively. They were both victim to a scam known as Business Email Compromise.

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postheadericon Love hurts: Online dating scams are Australia’s top financial fraud

Australians were tricked out of around AUS$ 82 million (US$ 66 million) during 2014, with online dating scams accounting for the biggest losses.

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postheadericon Microsoft announces quarterly earnings release date and upcoming event for the financial community

REDMOND, Wash. — April 7, 2015 — Microsoft Corp. will publish fiscal year 2015 third-quarter financial results after the close of the market on Thursday, April 23, 2015 on the Microsoft Investor Relations website at http://www.microsoft.com/investor. A live webcast of the earnings conference call will be made available at 2:30 p.m. Pacific Time.

The company will also host the following event for the financial community:

Microsoft Financial Analyst Briefing 2015
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
2:00 p.m. Pacific Time
Microsoft senior management

Interested parties can listen to the live webcast of these events on Microsoft’s Investor Relations Web site at http://www.microsoft.com/investor.

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