Georgia Tech launches early warning system for cyberthreats

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By Antone Gonsalves, CSO | July 29th, 2014 Georgia Institute of Technology’s applied research arm has launched an early warning system to help organizations prepare for possible cyberattacks. The Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI) developed the open source system called BlackForest, which will complement the institute’s malware and spear-phishing intelligence systems. GTRI describes BlackForest as…

Big UK ISPs Agree Voluntary Internet Piracy Warning Letters Scheme

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By Mark Jackson, ISPreview UK | July 19th, 2014 The Government, Rights Holders and four of the country’s largest broadband ISPs, including Virgin Media, BT, TalkTalk and Sky Broadband, have resolved their differences and announced the launch of a new “education programme” to help combat Internet piracy (copyright infringement) by sending warning letters to customers…