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  • 26 Aug 2018 8:41 PM | Jo Buckley (Administrator)

    More than $1m is lost to cybercrime every minute, a report reveals, underlining the increasing and significant threats businesses face online

    https://www.computerweekly.com/news/252447219/Online-crime-costs-more-than-1m-a-minute

  • 19 Aug 2018 9:45 PM | Jo Buckley (Administrator)

    Phishing is the most popular way of enabling fraud for cyber criminals, who are also increasingly using rogue mobile apps, mobile browsers and social media, a report reveals


    https://www.computerweekly.com/news/252446819/Phishing-remains-top-fraud-enabler-RSA-reports

  • 19 Aug 2018 9:44 PM | Jo Buckley (Administrator)

    The majority of UK consumers now accept the risk of fraud when shopping online as eCommerce shows no signs of slowing down, according to findings from Paysafe.


    https://www.leaprate.com/payments/two-thirds-of-uk-consumers-think-fraud-is-inevitable-when-shopping-online/

  • 19 Aug 2018 9:43 PM | Jo Buckley (Administrator)

    Continuous investment and activity are key in the cyber arms race, according to Databarracks, as research shows UK firms are worried about keeping up with security challenges


    https://www.computerweekly.com/news/252446750/UK-firms-concerned-about-cyber-arms-race

  • 19 Aug 2018 9:43 PM | Jo Buckley (Administrator)

    Hackers could exploit security vulnerabilities in fax machines to launch cyber-attacks in millions of organisations around the world, researchers warn, underlining the need for cyber resilience


    https://www.computerweekly.com/news/252446742/Millions-of-businesses-vulnerable-to-fax-based-cyber-attack

  • 12 Aug 2018 9:03 PM | Jo Buckley (Administrator)

    Mobile banking Trojans are designed to steal money directly from mobile users’ bank accounts. This type of attack is attractive to cyber criminals looking for an easy profit.


    https://www.computerweekly.com/news/252446361/Mobile-banking-Trojans-reach-all-time-high

  • 12 Aug 2018 9:01 PM | Jo Buckley (Administrator)

    Researchers are warning of vulnerabilities in WhatsApp that allow threat actors to intercept and manipulate messages sent in a group chat


    https://www.computerweekly.com/news/252446509/Check-Point-warns-of-WhatsApp-vulnerabilities

  • 12 Aug 2018 8:59 PM | Jo Buckley (Administrator)

    Security researchers uncovered a cryptojacking campaign — where attackers hijack systems to conduct cryptocurrency mining — that injects a malicious version of Coinhive, a web-based cryptocurrency miner, by exploiting a vulnerability in MikroTik routers.

    https://www.trendmicro.com/vinfo/us/security/news/cybercrime-and-digital-threats/over-200-000-mikrotik-routers-compromised-in-cryptojacking-campaign

  • 06 Aug 2018 9:30 AM | Jo Buckley (Administrator)

    Have you thought about how to keep yourself protected online while you’re away, whether it’s the annual family holiday or a short break?

    https://www.kaspersky.co.uk/blog/safe-secure-holiday/14080/

  • 06 Aug 2018 9:30 AM | Jo Buckley (Administrator)

    A British IT manager and former hacker from Darlington ran a disinformation campaign that duped former US intelligence agents and provided Donald Trump with manufactured “evidence” to deny that Russia interfered with the US election

    https://www.computerweekly.com/news/252445769/Briton-ran-pro-Kremlin-disinformation-campaign-that-helped-Trump-deny-Russian-links

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