Bank of England launches cyber crime unit

CBEST, a new framework, will identify threats to banks and run bespoke tests to guard against security breaches Cyber security is a mounting issue for banks Photo: Alamy         By James Titcomb  11:13AM BST 10 Jun 2014       The Bank of England has stepped up defences against cyber crime by introducing…

Judicial Watch Sues Office of the Director of National Intelligence Over Adviser’s Controversial China Ties

Consultant to Chinese Company Advised Intelligence Community on Foreign Investments Judicial Watch May 15, 2014 3:32 PM WASHINGTON, DC–(Marketwired – May 15, 2014) – Judicial Watch announced today that on April 24, 2014, it filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit against the Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI) to obtain records…

Fugitive banker handed over to Iran

A fugitive accused of involvement in the “3,000 billion toman dossier” — the biggest embezzlement case in Iran since the 1979 revolution — was handed over to Iran this week. A photo illustration shows Iranian currency, April 11, 2011. (photo by BEHROUZ MEHRI/AFP/Getty Images) Summary – The arrest of the former managing director of Bank Melli…