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Web firm Yahoo has said no user data was lost when hackers breached its servers earlier this week. 09 Oct 2014
MasterCard has launched software that it said will reduce the risk to banking systems and processors from cyber hacking attacks. 06 Oct 2014
This guide is based on UK law. It was last updated in January 2013 .
This guide is based on UK law. It was last updated in January 2013.
This article is based on UK law. It was last updated in June 2009.
This article first appeared in the Autumn 2003 issue of the OUT-LAW magazine. There is a chance that the law has changed, or the facts of this article have been superseded.
The Alliance for Electronic Business, sponsored by Pinsent Masons, produced these guidelines which give clear, commercial and practical guidance to SMEs in the UK on how to implement security policies and monitor the security of their systems.
If you have a report to make concerning illegal material on the internet you should contact the UK's Internet Watch Foundation, whether the material appears to originate in the UK or elsewhere.
If you have a report to make on the sale or use of illegal software, you should contact FAST or BSA.
Fewer than a quarter of staff at businesses in the UK, France and Germany think their organisation fully complies with data protection laws, according to a new study. 02 Oct 2014
Cyber security incidents cost businesses $2.7 million each on average, up 34% from last year, according to a new study. 02 Oct 2014
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