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  • 30 Jul 2018 10:49 AM | Jo Buckley (Administrator)

    Android users have been warned about another Exobot banking malware source code (v. 2.5) that was leaked online.

    https://www.infosecurity-magazine.com/news/exabot-android-malware-targets/


  • 30 Jul 2018 10:48 AM | Jo Buckley (Administrator)

    Cybercriminals are putting a new spin on the old trick of hiding malware code in Exchangeable Image File Format (EXIF) data.

    https://www.scmagazine.com/attackers-concealing-malware-in-images-uploaded-to-google-servers/article/782393/?platform=hootsuite


  • 30 Jul 2018 10:47 AM | Jo Buckley (Administrator)

    A popular wireless security camera designed to safeguard businesses and homes was vulnerable to a spying hack.

    https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-44809152


  • 30 Jul 2018 10:46 AM | Jo Buckley (Administrator)

    Brute-force attacks launched by cyber-criminals can allow them to compromise corporate e-mail systems such as Office365, steal login credentials, and then use such credentials to read sensitive emails and to send malicious ones to unsuspecting employees

    https://www.scmagazineuk.com/hackers-using-brute-force-attacks-infiltrate-e-mail-systems-protected-mfa/article/1488046

  • 30 Jul 2018 10:45 AM | Jo Buckley (Administrator)

    Demand for malware creation is three times greater than supply, according to analysis of more than 10,000 hack-for-hire and malware-related postings on dark web markets.

    https://www.computerweekly.com/news/252445554/Dark-web-cyber-crime-markets-thriving

  • 30 Jul 2018 10:44 AM | Jo Buckley (Administrator)

    ‘Entry-level’ hacking tools, such as ready-made phishing pages, software to compromise Wi-Fi networks and files to help hack passwords all go for under £3 (€3.38) on the dark web.

    https://www.vanillaplus.com/2018/07/27/40766-wannabe-fraudsters-can-buy-hacking-tools-dark-web-cost-cup-coffee/


  • 30 Jul 2018 10:43 AM | Jo Buckley (Administrator)

    While it is important to take steps to prevent cyber-attacks, they can still happen which is why disaster recovery practices are equally critical

    https://www.computerweekly.com/feature/Matching-disaster-recovery-to-cyber-threats




  • 30 Jul 2018 10:42 AM | Jo Buckley (Administrator)

    A new report from the NCSC explaining how UK law firms - of all sizes - can protect themselves from common cyber threats.

    https://www.ncsc.gov.uk/legalthreat

  • 30 Jul 2018 10:41 AM | Jo Buckley (Administrator)

    Security professionals are more worried about data breaches and cyber-attacks than they were a year ago, with most fearing that Meltdown-Spectre attacks are becoming the norm

    https://www.computerweekly.com/news/252445613/Cyber-security-vulnerability-concerns-skyrocket

  • 30 Jul 2018 10:41 AM | Jo Buckley (Administrator)

    Piers Wilson, director of the Institute of Information Security Professionals, reflects on the findings of the latest IISP industry survey and suggests there is still more work to do

    https://www.computerweekly.com/opinion/Cyber-security-A-work-in-progress

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