Security guards HOLD BACK fans as Barcelona stars prepare for Chelsea at team hotel

Barcelona face Chelsea in the first leg of their Champions League last-16 meeting. The players arrived in London this afternoon and will train today ahead of tomorrow’s 7.45pm kick off. And they were mobbed by excited fans as they left their coach for the team hotel. As this video shows, security guards had to hold […]

Air Force security hackathon leads to record payout

The US Air Force’s second security hackathon has paid dividends… both for the military and the people finding holes in its defenses. HackerOne has revealed the results of the Hack the Air Force 2.0 challenge from the end of 2017, and it led to volunteers discovering 106 vulnerabilities across roughly 300 of the USAF’s public […]

A Secret Service agent tackled a Chinese security official over the nuclear football when Trump visited China

JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images Axios reported on Sunday that during President Donald Trump’s trip to China in November, a Secret Service member tackled a Chinese security official. The incident reportedly began when Chinese detail tried to prevent the military aide carrying the “nuclear football” from entering a room behind Trump. White House Chief of Staff John […]

Theresa May claims ‘Europe’s security is our security’ as she proposes a new UK-EU security treaty ahead of Brexit

Sebastian Widmann / Getty British Prime Minister Theresa May has proposed a new security agreement between the UK and the EU. The new treaty would aim to keep people safe “now and in the years ahead.” The speech comes after critics have accused Brexit and May of putting joint working to combat terrorism and crime at risk. Theresa […]

How security became more important than convenience

Since the dawn of infosec, the belief that we users are a group of dullard cattle who blindly trade our own security for convenience at every turn has been trumpeted by the stewards of IT and the infosec-arrogant, while bolstered by old research. Not anymore, says a new in-depth study from IBM on consumers’ relationships […]

AI IN BANKING AND PAYMENTS: How artificial intelligence is cutting costs, building loyalty, and enhancing security across financial services

BI Intelligence This is a preview of a research report from BI Intelligence, Business Insider’s premium research service. To learn more about BI Intelligence, click here.  Artificial intelligence (AI) is one of the most commonly referenced terms by financial institutions (FIs) and payments firms when describing their vision for the future of financial services. See the rest of […]

Democratic Task Force Outlines Voting Security Plan, With First Primary Just Weeks Away

The Congressional Task Force on Election Security announced extensive recommendations for strengthening defense. But most of them won’t happen any time soon.

The Morning After: Cryptocurrency’s security problem

Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. Welcome back! Over the weekend, you may have missed the cost of Apple HomePod repairs (they’re not cheap) and more shaky security around crytocurrencies. We’ve also got the best coffee equipment you should have in your life — which is well-timed, as I’ve had two weeks off the stuff, […]