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Latest Chrome release offers breach password check and tab freezing

Version 79 rolls out a suite of security features as well as tools like back-forward cache
11 Dec 2019
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Microsoft launches Office 365 phishing campaign tracker

The firm hopes customers will be able to more closely monitor and contextualise email threats
10 Dec 2019
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Labour MP ‘targeted by Russian phishing campaign’

Putin critic claims he received malware-loaded documents that claimed to reveal disinformation efforts
5 Dec 2019
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Trend Micro insider sells customer data to scammers

Scammers used stolen data to make fraudulent phishing calls
6 Nov 2019
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Businesses stung by convincing Office 365 voicemail scam

This latest wave of phishing attacks incorporates real audio recordings to create a sense of urgency
31 Oct 2019
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The human element of a cyber security strategy for email

The same employees falling prey to phishing tactics are the final piece of a comprehensive cyber security strategy for email
15 Oct 2019
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Box: We protect companies from themselves

CIO Paul Chapman explains why he launches phishing attacks against his own company
10 Oct 2019
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Five giveaways that show an email is a phishing attack

One of the biggest problems in cyber security is the phishing email
10 Oct 2019
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Thomas Cook phishing sites skyrocket following collapse

Former employees and customers are believed to be the targets of malicious campaigns capitalising on the company's liquidation
3 Oct 2019
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Carbon Black: Attacks and breaches "new normal" for business

Most UK companies surveyed have suffered data breaches, as attacks increase in volume and sophistication
1 Oct 2019
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Royal Brexit bitcoin phishing hoax hits British mailboxes

Fraudsters deploy an old-school method in an attempt to outfox a tech CEO
27 Sep 2019
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NHS staff issued with fresh cyber security guidance

New campaign focuses on password security, phishing, social engineering, and on-site 'tailgating'
23 Sep 2019
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FBI embarks on cyber criminal detainment spree

Coordinated effort leads to hundreds of arrests and $3.7 million seized from phishing gangs around the world
11 Sep 2019
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Hackers exploiting social engineering 'toolkits'

Victims are being asked to download malware through visually compelling fake update prompts
4 Sep 2019
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Fraudsters use AI voice manipulation to steal £200,000

Bold social engineering attack could be the first of many powered by machine learning
2 Sep 2019
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Adult site Luscious suffers massive data breach

Users of the adult site saw thier personal information tied to their real identity leaked and exposed
20 Aug 2019
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NCSC hails successful proprietary anti-phishing technique

The fight against phishers is looking hopeful, but GCHQ's security arm certainly isn't without its faults
16 Jul 2019
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NCSC issues advice for global DNS hijacking campaign

Middle East-based attacks expected to spread to consumers and businesses across Europe
15 Jul 2019
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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
11 Jul 2019
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Google turns Android phones into 2FA keys for iOS login

FIDO keys touted as the most secure protection against hackers and phishing campaigns
13 Jun 2019
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Russian hackers allegedly infiltrated Florida voter systems

The US Senator for the county declared the assailants were "in a position" to alter voter roll data
29 Apr 2019
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Romanian hackers convicted of cyber crimes, 400,000 affected

The pair of cyber criminals conducted a sophisticated campaign dating back to 2007
15 Apr 2019
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Fraudster pays $49.7m back to Facebook and Google

A Lithuanian man has pleaded guilty for a scheme that bilked more than $100m from the tech giants
27 Mar 2019