I’m going to take a possibly unpopular stance here. Forget everything you know about 21st-century offence culture. In cyber-security, it’s OK to blame the victim. Yes, the police should do more to catch cyber-criminals. Yes, the government should do more to discourage them. Yes, the world as a whole should work together to stamp this … Continue reading Blame the victim
“That’s criminal!” said my wife when I told her about Cryptolocker. Actually, all malware is criminal (Computer Misuse Act 1990, for the legal eagles), but Cryptolocker is particularly nasty, and currently running rampant. In case you haven’t heard of it, it’s malware which once running on your PC sets about encrypting your files; to get … Continue reading What can we do about Cryptolocker?