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Police investigating spate of Lapland online romance scams

Police in Lapland are investigating a spate of romance scams after several incidents were reporting during a short period of time. In the latest incident,...

Journalist wins Supreme Court press freedom victory over police

Finland's Supreme Court has ruled that police can't use electronic equipment seized from a journalist's home as part of their preliminary investigation into how...

Silk Road crackdown: Police bust thousands in dark web investigation

Law enforcement agencies including police departments, the National Bureau of Investigation KRP and Finnish Customs Tulli have launched investigations into an estimated 6000 people...

“Potentially dangerous” cyber attack still impacting Lahti residents

A cyber attack that hit IT infrastructure in Lahti on Monday is still having an impact on local residents. City officials say one computer was...

Jail time for Oulu sex offender

The District Court in Oulu has sentenced a 21-year old man to four years in prison for his part in the sexual abuse of...

“Significant increase” in jihadist activities in Finland

There's been a "significant increase" in the number of people involved in jihadist activities in Finland over the last decade. That's the conclusion of two...

Supo: Finland faces more aggressive cyber threats from Russia and China

Finland is facing an increasingly robust cyber security threat; tracking returning IS militants; and dealing with a high number of foreign spies operating on...

Finland Appoints New ‘Hybrid Ambassador’

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has appointed the country’s first 'Hybrid Ambassador'. Diplomat Mikko Kinnunen. He will focus on international cyber security cooperation, as well...

Digital Divide: Why Finland And Estonia Disagree About Internet Voting

The next Finnish election takes place at the end of this month, when voters will choose the country's president. In the 21st century, when so...

Åland Hit By September Cyber Attacks

Åland was hit by a 'denial of service' attack last month that crashed websites, and was likely linked to a Russian military exercise. The attack...