cyber security

Hackers leak data from dark web marketplace
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cyber security

Hackers leak data from dark web marketplace

Over 600,000 payment card records and 12,000 user records leaked
9 Apr 2021
What is ethical hacking? White hat hackers explained
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What is ethical hacking? White hat hackers explained

Not all hackers are motivated by greed - some of them use their powers for good
9 Apr 2021
How to encrypt files and folders in Windows 10
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encryption

How to encrypt files and folders in Windows 10

Here’s how to make your sensitive data unreadable to prying eyes
9 Apr 2021
Gigaset devices laced with malware after third-party server hack
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malware

Gigaset devices laced with malware after third-party server hack

Several Android smartphones have been pre-packaged with malicious apps as part of a supply chain attack
9 Apr 2021
MSP cyber security report warns of tougher regulations ahead
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ransomware

MSP cyber security report warns of tougher regulations ahead

Government or insurance providers will likely take a stand against vulnerable MSPs in 2021
9 Apr 2021
Evidence suggests REvil behind Harris Federation ransomware attack
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ransomware

Evidence suggests REvil behind Harris Federation ransomware attack

The trust’s financial records have been discovered on a dark web site known to be operated by the infamous group
9 Apr 2021
The nine best cyber security courses
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Careers & training

The nine best cyber security courses

These courses can help you to launch a cyber security career or improve your skills
6 Apr 2021
Fortinet FortiOS vulnerabilities are being actively exploited
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cyber security

Fortinet FortiOS vulnerabilities are being actively exploited

Malicious actors are exploiting the flaws to gain access to systems belonging to government and commercial entities
6 Apr 2021
Weekly threat roundup: Apple, VMware, OpenSSL
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Weekly threat roundup: Apple, VMware, OpenSSL

Pulling together the most dangerous and pressing flaws that businesses need to patch
1 Apr 2021
Why SASE is on the rise
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Why SASE is on the rise

Our evolving working models demand a revolutionary security solution
31 Mar 2021
Head of Homeland Security had his email hacked in SolarWinds attack
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cyber security

Head of Homeland Security had his email hacked in SolarWinds attack

Suspected Russian hackers at the center of new claims
30 Mar 2021
Zscaler teams with CrowdStrike for remote access security
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remote access

Zscaler teams with CrowdStrike for remote access security

The partnership offers application access control based on real-time device security analysis
29 Mar 2021
Capgemini to create 1,500 new digital jobs across the UK
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Careers & training

Capgemini to create 1,500 new digital jobs across the UK

New hires will be trained in digital services, project management, and cyber security
29 Mar 2021
Australia's Channel 9 hit by cyber attack during live broadcast
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Australia's Channel 9 hit by cyber attack during live broadcast

A separate IT outage at Australia's Parliament House sparks fears of a coordinated attack
29 Mar 2021
Panel Profile: Moonpig head of cyber security Tash Norris
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cyber security

Panel Profile: Moonpig head of cyber security Tash Norris

We get face-to-face with one of the IT Pro Panellists
29 Mar 2021
IT Pro Panel: Does AI have a place in security?
IT Pro Panel: Does AI have a place in security?
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IT Pro Panel: Does AI have a place in security?

Can machine learning really help keep your organisation safe from cyber criminals?
29 Mar 2021
What is NotPetya?
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ransomware

What is NotPetya?

We take a look at the malware that first came to prominence in 2016 and targets Windows-based machines
26 Mar 2021
Weakness in Mamba ransomware could help recover data
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ransomware

Weakness in Mamba ransomware could help recover data

A two-hour gap before system restart could save organizations from paying the ransom
26 Mar 2021
Half of UK businesses had no security policies in place in 2020
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cyber security

Half of UK businesses had no security policies in place in 2020

Businesses struggled to keep track of devices or employees during the pandemic, DCMS finds
26 Mar 2021
Microsoft launches bug bounty programme for Teams
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bugs

Microsoft launches bug bounty programme for Teams

The programme will award bug hunters up to $30,000 for the most severe exploits
25 Mar 2021
Welsh gov reveals plans for 5G, cyber security testbeds
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Welsh gov reveals plans for 5G, cyber security testbeds

Plans already have the backing of Cisco and BT
25 Mar 2021
Design for Alan Turing £50 note revealed
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encryption

Design for Alan Turing £50 note revealed

The new polymer banknote will be put into circulation on the codebreaker's birthday, 23 June
25 Mar 2021
Fintech startup raises $200 million to fight digital banking fraud
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cyber crime

Fintech startup raises $200 million to fight digital banking fraud

Feedzai develops AI and machine learning tech for digital banking
24 Mar 2021