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It has been reported that a hacker is trying to sell the account information, including emails and passwords, of 117 million LinkedIn users. The hacker, known as Peace, is selling the data on the dark web illegal marketplace, The Real Deal, for 5 bitcoin (around $2,200). Hacked data search engine, LeakedSource, also claims to have obtained the data. Both Peace and the one of the people behind LeakedSource said that there are 167 million accounts in the hacked database. Of those, around 117 million have both emails and encrypted passwords.

VPS Group ("VPS" or "the Company") has appointed David Taylor-Smith as the Company's new Group CEO. David is replacing Mark Silver, who is taking up the role of non-executive Chairman of VPS. David will be based in the Company's new London office and he will start on 23 May 2016.

More than 700 people have now successfully completed safety training since the Door & Hardware Federation (DHF) first set up its Safety Diploma scheme.

This number is set to rise significantly following the expansion of the scheme to cover a wider range of industry sectors. The DHF pioneered the Safety Diploma scheme with the introduction of training for those responsible for the safety of automatically controlled powered gates.

The Swift Interbank monetary exchange system has just warned of a 2nd member attack victim, following last month's $81 Bil loss by the Bangladesh Central Bank, in what it calls a “wider and highly adaptive campaign targeting banks."

London (UK): Cyber security consultancy MWR InfoSecurity has published its online pre-event challenge created for attendees at next month’s Security BSides London. The community-driven event, aimed at those in the cyber security sector, will take place on Wednesday 8 June at London’s ILEC Conference Centre (47 Lillie Road, SW6 1UD.)

It has been reported that Symantec’s core scan engine (using Norton AntiVirus, Symantec Endpoint, etc.) has a critical vulnerability which lets attackers remotely execute code on a victim's machine just by sending them an email or a link. The victim doesn't even need to open it. It just has to be scanned by the AV program.

London (UK): PhishMe Inc. has released its May Cybercrime Alert, warning organizations that its threat researchers expect to see a rise in several phishing attack types, including Business Email Compromise (BEC) and Whaling: