Sunday Herald uncovers theft of data from every guest in 1300 Best Western Hotels in past 12 months

Revealed: 8 million victims in the world’s biggest cyber heist By Iain S Bruce of the Scottish Sunday Herald Some bad guys have stolen the identities of about 8 million people in a hacking raid instigated by an Indian cracker that could ultimately steal more than £2.8billion from people’s credit card and bank accounts plus… Continue reading Sunday Herald uncovers theft of data from every guest in 1300 Best Western Hotels in past 12 months

Small Ramp on the Upward Rise of a Georgian Wall

BBC News, this morning: Russian MPs back Georgia’s rebels (paraphrasing Mandy Rice-Davies) – well they would, wouldn’t they! Putin, the hand rocking the Russian cradle, must be happy, but not surprised…  It was he who set the current format of the Upper House, the Federation Council in 2004 when, following the Beslan School Hostage Crisis… Continue reading Small Ramp on the Upward Rise of a Georgian Wall