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  • 06 Aug 2018 9:29 AM | Jo Buckley (Administrator)

    There are 10 common activities on the dark web that indicate a data breach or some other security compromise has taken place, according to a specialist monitoring firm


    https://www.computerweekly.com/news/252446043/Top-dark-web-indicators-of-compromise

  • 06 Aug 2018 9:28 AM | Jo Buckley (Administrator)

    A principal research scientist at Sophos offers a glimpse into the abysses of the dark web in a bid to uncover what cyber crooks are up to

    https://www.computerweekly.com/feature/An-insiders-look-into-the-dark-web

  • 30 Jul 2018 10:50 AM | Jo Buckley (Administrator)

    Fewer organisations are worried about ransomware even though it remains one of the most costly cyber attacks

    https://www.computerweekly.com/news/252445447/Ransomware-concern-drops-despite-being-top-cost

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

    Children and young people across the UK are getting ready to have more free time to spend with friends and family as the summer holidays get into full swing.

    https://www.saferinternet.org.uk/blog/staying-safe-online-summer-holidays-%E2%80%93-advice-parents-and-carers

  • 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/


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