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Raoul Chiesa

Raoul Chiesa: the most famous italian hacker

Raoul Chiesa “Known” as Nobody in the eighties and nineties, Raoul Chiesa starts his web aventureat the age of twelve. In the first place, he sneaks into militar and governative institutions and banks too. Internationally famous, he affirms his role and shows his skills sneaking into Banca d’Italia in 1995. Shortly after, SCO (Central Operative

Cybersecurity expense

Cybersecurity expense: constant growth

Hackers force companies. Their cybersecurity expense grows constantly. Recent hacks highlighted the weaknesses of cybersecurity measures in many companies. Starting from this, as a lot of recent reviews show, companies started thinking about their own cybersecurity tools. The result is obvious. The amount invested in cybersecurity grows along with their concerns of other attacks (look

Sweden leak

Sweden leak explained by Swascan

Sweden leak: and it’s a disaster! How can it be so bad? It can… And it’s even worse than you think! Swedish Transport Agency (Transportstyrelsen) is responsible for a massive accident (see the Equifax breach): the Sweden leak. Basically, the information leak concerns all of the country sensitive data. It goes from transporters data to military secrets.

GDPR guide

GDPR guide: Swascan explains the changing scenario

Cybersecurity: GDPR a new element to consider GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) will be effective from May 25th 2018 in all EU countries. This regulation imposes a strict code regarding EU citizens’ data. A GDPR guide is necessary. To 18 months from the effectiveness, a lot of companies are not prepared yet. According to a

Italian hack

Italian hack: Swascan explains the new Cybersec event

Italian hack To sum the Italian hack up: Too much money wasted from Italian foreign ministry. That’s why we hacked you! Farnesina’s data, from expense ( not CyberSecurity expense ) accounts to consultations, have been targeted by hackers. Who did that? Anonymous Italia on cyberguerrilla.org claims the attack. They state: “foreign ministry: you’ve been hacked”

NY rules

NY rules might change the CyberSecurity game.

NY rules Due to the complexity of the security technology, IT specialists are finding it more difficult to explain senior officers how security strategy works. Ponemon Institute polled IT specialists as part of a study. They found out that 67% of those interviewed agreed that their companies‘ strategy “is too complex to explain to senior executives.”