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Alistair Darling.

The man who guided Britain through the 2008 financial crisis worries cyber attacks could trigger the next crash

Former British Chancellor Alistair Darling said it would be a "profound mistake" for governments and institutions to ignore the possibility that another crisis could be just around the corner.
Islamic State militants with prisoners in Libya in 2015.

GCHQ has been messing with ISIS communications and making it ‘almost impossible’ for them to operate

The head of GCHQ, Britain's listening agency, made the revelation on Thursday.

DIGITAL HEALTH BRIEFING: Consumer digital health adoption goes mainstream — New York hospital suffers biggest data breach since 2016 — 23a...

Consumers are actively taking to digital health services and are already excited about the possibilities of future consumer health tech
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in 2016.

Top intel chief says North Korea’s weapons of mass destruction are the biggest threat to the US

US Intelligence chiefs said Tuesday that North Korea will be one of the most confrontational threats to the US this year.

DIGITAL HEALTH BRIEFING: Walgreens, New York-Presbyterian launch telemedicine service — Cybercriminals continue to target health data — Ph...

New York-Presbyterian and Walgreens are just the latest firms joining forces to push telemedicine and digital health further into the mass healthcare market.
U.S. navy marines take a break during annual recurring multinational, maritime-focused NATO exercise BALTOPS 2017, near Ventspils, Latvia, June 6, 2017.

NATO made one of its biggest policy shift in decades to send a message to Russia

NATO will begin using cyberweapons in its military operations, a notable shift in its policy, which has traditionally only used such weapons defensively.
A man dressed up in a mask and holding a sign with Vladimir Putin on it saying 'Peacemaker' takes part in anti-Brexit and anti-austerity protests as the Conservative party annual conference gets underway at Manchester Central on October 1, 2017.

Russia tried to hack UK media, telecoms, and energy

Ciaran Martin, the CEO of the National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC), will confirm "Russian interference" in a speech on Wednesday.
Warren Buffett thinks cyber attacks are more dangerous than nuclear weapons.

Rich people can now buy insurance to protect against what Warren Buffett calls the ‘number one problem with mankind’

Cyber crime threats loom large, especially for rich people, who are most likely to get hacked.

Law firms are preemptively opening Bitcoin wallets to pay ransoms

Firms are opening wallets as part of contingency plans in case client data is stolen in cyber attacks.