Cyber Security

Five ways to stay secure when using the internet of things

By Jack Sheridan How to stay secure when using the internet of things The International Press and Media Group is 100% independent and does not accept any funding from government bodies. We do this in order to maintain totally unbiased news coverage you can trust.  As such we need to…


Five reasons hackers get caught

By Walid Afzani Five things hackers should never do Real-life hacking is not quite like the movies may have you believe and plenty of cyber criminals and activists alike have left themselves open to detection and identification by making simple ‘school-boy’ errors. Here are five cautionary tales on things not to do…


Chaos in the Met Police as victims turned away

By Amir Begović Met in total melt down Victims of crime told they are unable to file reports   Britain’s largest police force was plunged into chaos last night allegedly after engineers ‘cut through a cable’ feeding its most important IT systems. However when questioned about rumours that this may have been…




Millions of fingerprints stolen from US Government

By Richard Young The US Government Office of Personnel Management boss, Katherine Archuleta, has resigned after a serious security breach the White House has confirmed. In their statement the White House said more than 5.6 million fingerprint records were stolen from the Office of Personnel Management (OPM), this follows initial…