February 11, 2015

Cybercrime Statistics for Ireland

Hot on the heels of Safer Internet Day a new European wide survey conducted by Eurobarometer was released today. The survey asked various questions of people […]
July 18, 2011

Call for Papers for IRISSCERT Conference Closing Soon

The annual IRISSCERT Cyber Crime conference is due to be held on November 23rd this year.  As usual the conference is an opportunity to learn about […]
September 1, 2010

IRISSCERT Conference on Cyber Crime

IRISSCERT, (the Irish Reporting and Information Security Service) will be holding its annual conference on Cyber Crime in the D4 Berkley Hotel on November the 18th.  The […]
March 5, 2010

Irish Business Targeted by Online Criminals

The SiliconRepublic.Com and RTE both report today that the Garda Bureau of Fraud Investigation is investigating a number of incidents where businesses in the west and midlands […]
August 11, 2009

Ireland to have a National Cyber Security Strategy?

In life timing is everything and events often seem to conspire with each other. A few days after my poston Ireland not having a cyber security […]
December 29, 2008

Castlecops Website Shuts Down

Castlecops the volunteer website set up to help fight against internet fraud and scams has sadly closed its doors.  Despite being the targets of many DDOS […]
December 12, 2008

Irish Cyber Crime Survey Results

While not yet published, some of the results from the 2007 Irish Crime Survey were revealed in the The survey was compiled by the Irish […]
October 26, 2008

EU Proposed Internet Crime Hotline

Apparently the EU is proposing an Internet crime hotline so people can report online crimes to Europol.  The Irish Justice Minister, Dermot Ahern, supports the move.  […]