UK Law Proposal Would Sentence Hackers to Life

New sentencing laws proposed in the UK would see serious hackers sentenced to life in prison, in an update to the Computer Misuse Act 1990. The proposal, which was included in yesterday’s Queen’s speech, pertains to “cyberattacks which result in loss of life, serious illness or injury or serious damage to national security, or a Read More

Senator Calls on Car Makers for Security Concerns

In an unprecedented move, this week US Senator Ed Markey of Massachusetts sent an open letter to 20 car manufacturers requesting they take a second look at the way they handle the threat of hackers and over-the-air attacks. Markey believes that automakers such as Ford, Honda, BMW, Audi, Chrysler, Mazda, and Subaru (among a laundry Read More