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Don’t just educate: Create cyber-safe behaviour
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Don’t just educate: Create cyber-safe behaviour

Designing effective security awareness and training programmes
15 Jul 2021
What is island hopping?
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What is island hopping?

Far from being part of an exotic holiday, island hopping is a hacking technique that could pose a serious threat to your business
15 Jul 2021
Morgan Stanley admits to breach after Accellion FTA hack
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Morgan Stanley admits to breach after Accellion FTA hack

Investment bank said social security numbers and sensitive personal information were stolen during the raid
9 Jul 2021
British Airways settles with 2018 data breach victims
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British Airways settles with 2018 data breach victims

However, the resolution does not include any admission of liability by the UK’s flag carrier airline
6 Jul 2021
LinkedIn denies data breach that reportedly exposed 700 million user records
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LinkedIn denies data breach that reportedly exposed 700 million user records

Report claims 'breach' led to profiles belonging to 92% of LinkedIn users being put up for sale on a popular hacker forum
30 Jun 2021
North Korean hackers target nuclear research centre
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North Korean hackers target nuclear research centre

The attack on a South Korean government-funded research institute has been described as “a massive security breach”
18 Jun 2021
CVS Health data breach leaves a billion records exposed
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CVS Health data breach leaves a billion records exposed

A misconfigured cloud service is the suspected cause of the exposure
16 Jun 2021
Alibaba data breach exposes 1.1 billion pieces of data
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Alibaba data breach exposes 1.1 billion pieces of data

Usernames and mobile numbers were included in the breach which affected Taobao, Alibaba’s shopping website
16 Jun 2021
Millions of Volkswagen customers affected by data breach
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Millions of Volkswagen customers affected by data breach

The incident stems from a vendor that left customer information unsecured
14 Jun 2021
Personal data exposed in McDonald’s data breach
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Personal data exposed in McDonald’s data breach

Hackers steal information from systems based in the US, South Korea and Taiwan
14 Jun 2021
DoJ shuts down infamous stolen credentials marketplace Slilpp
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DoJ shuts down infamous stolen credentials marketplace Slilpp

The platform offered 80 million stolen credentials from roughly 1,400 banking and e-commerce providers, including Amazon and PayPal
11 Jun 2021
New study shows global privacy investments increasing
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New study shows global privacy investments increasing

Companies must still try harder on cookie consent
2 Jun 2021
FBI partners with 'Have I Been Pwned' on breached password database
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FBI partners with 'Have I Been Pwned' on breached password database

The service, which lets you check if your details have been compromised, has also been converted to open source through the .NET foundation
28 May 2021
Air India cyber attack exposes 4.5 million customers’ data
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Air India cyber attack exposes 4.5 million customers’ data

The breach involved personal data registered over a ten year period including credit card, passport and date of birth information
24 May 2021
Misconfigured cloud services exposed 100 million Android users' data
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Misconfigured cloud services exposed 100 million Android users' data

Mobile apps reveal user data, including emails, chat messages, location, and passwords
21 May 2021
Rapid7 says its source code was accessed after CodeCov hack
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Rapid7 says its source code was accessed after CodeCov hack

Cyber criminals gained access to code used for internal tooling and its flagship detection and response service
14 May 2021
Data breach exposes widespread fake reviews on Amazon
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Data breach exposes widespread fake reviews on Amazon

IT security researchers found an unsecured database that shows how the scam is organized
7 May 2021
Peloton security bug could expose user data
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Peloton security bug could expose user data

Exposed API could let hackers access customer data
6 May 2021
Tens of thousands of Pennsylvanians health data exposed following data breach
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Tens of thousands of Pennsylvanians health data exposed following data breach

Coronavirus tracing company is at the heart of the exposure
4 May 2021
Cost of a data breach report 2020
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Cost of a data breach report 2020

Find out what factors help mitigate breach costs
30 Apr 2021
Reverb exposes 'millions' of customer records on unsecured server
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Reverb exposes 'millions' of customer records on unsecured server

Leaked records contained data including full names, email addresses, phone numbers and mailing addresses
27 Apr 2021
Geico data breach leads to stolen driver’s license numbers
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Geico data breach leads to stolen driver’s license numbers

Monthslong hack meant fraudsters could apply for unemployment benefits in victims’ names
21 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
The definitive guide to IT security
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The definitive guide to IT security

Protecting your MSP and your customers
9 Apr 2021