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Canon employee data exposed in ransomware attack
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Canon employee data exposed in ransomware attack

The company has admitted that hackers accessed sensitive information about current and former employees
1 Dec 2020
Hackers could trick scientists into making deadly toxins
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Hackers could trick scientists into making deadly toxins

A new cyber attack could unleash a synthetic virus pandemic
30 Nov 2020
Sopra Steria cyber attack costs to hit €50 million
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Sopra Steria cyber attack costs to hit €50 million

The NHS supplier fell victim to Ryuk ransomware last month
26 Nov 2020
Egregor ransomware could take up where Maze left off
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Egregor ransomware could take up where Maze left off

Security researchers warn that new ransomware has claimed at least 71 business victims around the world
26 Nov 2020
NCSC urges firms to patch against MobileIron vulnerability
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NCSC urges firms to patch against MobileIron vulnerability

Remote attackers are targeting healthcare, logistics, legal, and local government sectors
25 Nov 2020
DeviceSHIELD combats rising cyber fraud amid COVID-19 pandemic
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DeviceSHIELD combats rising cyber fraud amid COVID-19 pandemic

SHIELD’s cyber security solution offers free, real-time risk intelligence to online businesses
24 Nov 2020
Web app attacks are up 800% compared to 2019
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Web app attacks are up 800% compared to 2019

Report finds many attacks focus on companies least impacted by COVID-19 outbreak
23 Nov 2020
Manchester United resists ‘sophisticated’ cyber attack
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Manchester United resists ‘sophisticated’ cyber attack

The incident was contained and the football club suffered no customer data loss or service disruption
23 Nov 2020
MPs targeted with nearly three million malicious emails per month
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MPs targeted with nearly three million malicious emails per month

The constant barrage of cyber attacks represents a 60% rise against the monthly malicious emails sent during 2019
23 Nov 2020
Police CyberAlarm monitoring tool rolls out across England and Wales
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Police CyberAlarm monitoring tool rolls out across England and Wales

The Home Office-funded service monitors a business’ internet traffic and provides regular reports on suspected malicious activity
23 Nov 2020
Incident response guide
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Incident response guide

How to create a plan for responding to a cyber security attack
19 Nov 2020
A buyer’s guide to managed detection and response (MDR) services
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A buyer’s guide to managed detection and response (MDR) services

Simplifying and strengthening your security programme through outsourcing
19 Nov 2020
A buyer’s guide to managed detection and response (MDR) services
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A buyer’s guide to managed detection and response (MDR) services

Simplifying and strengthening your security programme through outsourcing
19 Nov 2020
How to protect your business from cyber attacks
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How to protect your business from cyber attacks

Hackers are always looking for new, lucrative targets. Unified threat management appliances can help reinforce SMB defences
18 Nov 2020
Hackney Council services could be offline for 'months' following cyber attack
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Hackney Council services could be offline for 'months' following cyber attack

The East London-based council has warned that some of its key services could remain unavailable following suspected ransomware attack
16 Nov 2020
Up to 350,000 people affected by Capcom ransomware attack
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Up to 350,000 people affected by Capcom ransomware attack

Update following the initial disclosure suggests personal information and sensitive corporate material was compromised
16 Nov 2020
State-backed hackers are disrupting COVID-19 vaccine efforts
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State-backed hackers are disrupting COVID-19 vaccine efforts

Microsoft reveals “unconscionable” attacks by Russian and North Korean groups against seven organisations
16 Nov 2020
State-backed hackers are disrupting COVID-19 vaccine efforts
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State-backed hackers are disrupting COVID-19 vaccine efforts

Microsoft reveals “unconscionable” attacks by Russian and North Korean groups against seven organisations
16 Nov 2020
The business guide to ransomware
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The business guide to ransomware

Everything you need to know to keep your company afloat
12 Nov 2020
Laptop maker Compal hit by ransomware attack
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Laptop maker Compal hit by ransomware attack

DoppelPaymer hackers reportedly ordered the company to hand over almost £13 million in ransom
11 Nov 2020
Intel CPUs vulnerable to 'Platypus' side-channel attacks
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Intel CPUs vulnerable to 'Platypus' side-channel attacks

Researchers discover exploits that use fluctuations in software power consumption to access sensitive data
10 Nov 2020
Ransomware gangs pretend to delete stolen data to extort victims twice, report warns
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Ransomware gangs pretend to delete stolen data to extort victims twice, report warns

Security experts warn that paying ransomware hackers will likely lead to more demands
5 Nov 2020
Over 23,000 hacked databases shared over Telegram and Discord
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Over 23,000 hacked databases shared over Telegram and Discord

Around 13 billion user files are believed to be circulating on hacker forums
5 Nov 2020
NCSC battles surge of COVID-related cyber attacks
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NCSC battles surge of COVID-related cyber attacks

More than a quarter of all incidents reported in the last year were related to the coronavirus pandemic
3 Nov 2020