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Nigerian government website falls at hands of Brazilian defacement

The official website of the Nigerian government has been defaced by hackers.

Does cybercrime really cost the UK more than drugs?

The UK government has today published a report into the cost of cybercrime, concluding that the overall cost to the UK economy from cybercrime is £27bn per year.

But can we trust the numbers? And what needs to happen before we can properly measure our success fighting the menace of cybercrime?

Internet Explorer 6 u-turn for UK Home Office

The British Home Office is upgrading its browsers to Internet Explorer 8, but how many organisations are still running vulnerable IE6?

UK Government: We’re sticking with Internet Explorer 6

Read more in my article at Naked Security.

UK Cabinet Minister Ed Miliband hacked on Twitter

Read more in my article at Naked Security.

Petition calls for Internet Explorer 6 to be dropped by British Government

Read more in my article at Naked Security.

Government security workers warned of identity theft risk

Read more in my article at Naked Security.

Government departments in New Zealand and Bulgaria hit by viruses

Read more in my article at Naked Security.