Security

Eagle Eye Networks announces new editions of Cloud VMS
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Security

Eagle Eye Networks announces new editions of Cloud VMS

The editions are suitable for small, medium, and large businesses
20 Oct 2021
A quarter of all malicious JavaScript is obfuscated
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hacking

A quarter of all malicious JavaScript is obfuscated

Hackers using concealed packers to avoid detection
20 Oct 2021
How not to get hit by ransomware in 2022
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ransomware

How not to get hit by ransomware in 2022

Ransomware is evolving fast. How can a home-based workforce stay a step ahead?
20 Oct 2021
Almost 70% of CISOs expect a ransomware attack
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ransomware

Almost 70% of CISOs expect a ransomware attack

Many companies are willing to make ransomware payments in the face of the growing threat
19 Oct 2021
Organizations warned of ransomware risk from smaller operators
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ransomware

Organizations warned of ransomware risk from smaller operators

They may not have the financial muscle, but small-time cyber crooks can cause havoc for critical systems
19 Oct 2021
Kaspersky Internet Security review: Powerful, highly configurable protection
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antivirus

Kaspersky Internet Security review: Powerful, highly configurable protection

Easy to use, efficient and accurate malware defense for users who want to personalise their protection
19 Oct 2021
CISA, FBI and NSA publish BlackMatter ransomware warning
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ransomware

CISA, FBI and NSA publish BlackMatter ransomware warning

The agencies are warning organisations about the attacks which they say have been used in the past to target US critical infrastructure
19 Oct 2021
UK and US defence labs collaborate on mission-ready AI tech
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artificial intelligence (AI)

UK and US defence labs collaborate on mission-ready AI tech

The joint partnership between the two nation's military research units present ways to share software during battle
19 Oct 2021
Why Big Brother could be your friend
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privacy

Why Big Brother could be your friend

As high street stores join the NICE Investigate Digital Evidence Management system, what does this mean for the wider business community?
19 Oct 2021
Iranian hacking group continues to target US citizens
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hacking

Iranian hacking group continues to target US citizens

APT35 used phishing attacks and uploaded spyware onto Google Play Store
18 Oct 2021
Acer Taiwan falls victim to cyber attack
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hacking

Acer Taiwan falls victim to cyber attack

Hackers obtained employee data three days after they breached Acer India servers
18 Oct 2021
Scottish schools serve up facial recognition for school dinners
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biometrics

Scottish schools serve up facial recognition for school dinners

COVID, quicker payments and better security are all cited as reasons for ditching cards and fingerprints in favour of the new system
18 Oct 2021
US links $5.2 billion in Bitcoin transactions to ransomware
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ransomware

US links $5.2 billion in Bitcoin transactions to ransomware

A new report from the Treasury ties the cryptocurrency to ransomware payments over a ten year period
18 Oct 2021
The rise of cloud misconfiguration threats and how to avoid them
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Cloud

The rise of cloud misconfiguration threats and how to avoid them

Businesses must adopt new tools and practices to combat one of the leading causes of security breaches
16 Oct 2021
Marsh McLennan reveals its cyber risk analytics center
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risk management

Marsh McLennan reveals its cyber risk analytics center

The center combines the expertise of Marsh, Guy Carpenter, Mercer, and Oliver Wyman
15 Oct 2021
What is cyber warfare?
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Security

What is cyber warfare?

We explain what cyber warfare is and why you need to pay attention to the threats posed
15 Oct 2021
MirrorBlast phishing campaign targets financial companies
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phishing

MirrorBlast phishing campaign targets financial companies

The attack has been linked to a long-standing Russian cyber crime group
15 Oct 2021
30 countries announce crackdown on ransomware payments
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ransomware

30 countries announce crackdown on ransomware payments

Virtual Counter-Ransomware Initiative meeting at White House lays out plans
15 Oct 2021
HPE wins networking contract with Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games
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Network & Internet

HPE wins networking contract with Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games

The company has been hired to supply edge technology with AI-driven security and management tools
15 Oct 2021
£100 contactless payment limit could place shoppers at risk, warn industry experts
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Policy & legislation

£100 contactless payment limit could place shoppers at risk, warn industry experts

The tech industry reacts to the new threshold introduced by the FCA
15 Oct 2021
WhatsApp backups to get end-to-end encryption
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encryption

WhatsApp backups to get end-to-end encryption

Facebook says it's the final step towards a full end-to-end encrypted messaging experience on the chat app
15 Oct 2021
IT Pro News in Review: Microsoft’s DDoS takedown, Amazon relaxes WFH policy, West Midlands crowned UK’s top tech hub
IT Pro News in Review: Microsoft’s DDoS takedown, Amazon relaxes WFH policy, West Midlands crowned UK’s top tech hubvideo
Security

IT Pro News in Review: Microsoft’s DDoS takedown, Amazon relaxes WFH policy, West Midlands crowned UK’s top tech hub

Catch up on the biggest headlines of the week in just two minutes
15 Oct 2021
What is subnetting?
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Network & Internet

What is subnetting?

Partitioning a single network can help relieve network congestion and increase security
14 Oct 2021