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  • 19 Nov 2018 2:08 PM | Jo Buckley (Administrator)

    Network security company RSA has released its Q3 Fraud Report revealing that phishing scams accounted for 50 per cent of all fraud attacks.

    https://www.techradar.com/news/phishing-scams-account-for-half-of-all-fraud-attacks

  • 19 Nov 2018 2:08 PM | Jo Buckley (Administrator)

    Narrow gap between CEO, CIO and CISO roles means no single executive function is stepping up to take responsibility for cyber security, a study shows

    https://www.computerweekly.com/news/252452346/Firms-lack-responsible-exec-for-cyber-security

  • 19 Nov 2018 2:07 PM | Jo Buckley (Administrator)
    The European Commission is recognising the growing importance of cyber security to the digital economy and is increasing funding to support research, resilience and cooperation


    https://www.computerweekly.com/news/252452087/Cyber-security-high-on-European-Commission-agenda



  • 19 Nov 2018 2:05 PM | Jo Buckley (Administrator)

    The crypto wars are just beginning and open systems are key to improved security in future, says cryptography expert

    https://www.computerweekly.com/news/252452258/Post-quantum-cryptography-a-major-challenge-says-expert

  • 12 Nov 2018 6:49 AM | Jo Buckley (Administrator)

    Cybersecurity experts have uncovered dangerous apps that steal your info right under your nose

    https://www.thesun.co.uk/tech/7663564/android-phone-apps-malware-trojan-steal/

  • 12 Nov 2018 6:49 AM | Jo Buckley (Administrator)

    Armis researchers discovered two chip-level Bluetooth vulnerabilities -- dubbed Bleedingbit -- that could allow pseudo-remote code execution on wireless access points.

    https://searchsecurity.techtarget.com/news/252451918/Bleedingbit-vulnerabilities-put-Wi-Fi-access-points-at-risk

  • 04 Nov 2018 9:24 PM | Jo Buckley (Administrator)

    The perpetrators told the BBC Russian Service that they had details from a total of 120 million accounts, which they were attempting to sell, although there are reasons to be sceptical about that figure.

    https://www.bbc.com/news/technology-46065796

  • 04 Nov 2018 9:23 PM | Jo Buckley (Administrator)

    IT and security management use more technology to defend against sophisticated hacker attacks, but still lag on security training.


    https://www.csoonline.com/article/3318496/cyber-attacks-espionage/state-of-cybercrime-2018-security-spending-up-but-so-are-the-risks.html

  • 28 Oct 2018 9:44 PM | Jo Buckley (Administrator)

    With ransom payments totalling more than $1 billion in 2016, it’s more important than ever to educate yourself on this complex threat.

    https://s3-us-west-1.amazonaws.com/webroot-cms-cdn/2515/0170/2312/Webroot_Crypto_Ransomware_Infographic_2017.pdf

  • 28 Oct 2018 9:44 PM | Jo Buckley (Administrator)

    News roundup: The Facebook hack was the work of spammers, according to The Wall Street Journal. Plus, 35 million voter records are for sale on the dark web, and more.

    https://searchsecurity.techtarget.com/news/252450965/Facebook-hack-the-work-of-spammers-not-foreign-adversary

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