Security

Cyber attacks against organizations increasing as more staff work from home
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cyber security

Cyber attacks against organizations increasing as more staff work from home

Breaches up by a third due to COVID work-from-home requirements
17 May 2021
What is phishing?
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phishing

What is phishing?

From banking scams to industrial espionage, we look at why phishing is so lucrative
17 May 2021
Cisco to acquire threat intelligence provider Kenna Security
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Acquisition

Cisco to acquire threat intelligence provider Kenna Security

The deal marks Cisco's third acquisition in 2021 and the 11th since April 2020
14 May 2021
What is the Computer Misuse Act?
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Policy & legislation

What is the Computer Misuse Act?

If your computer systems are attacked, is the law effective enough to put those criminals behind bars?
14 May 2021
Hackers use open source Microsoft dev platform to deliver trojans
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Security

Hackers use open source Microsoft dev platform to deliver trojans

Microsoft's Build Engine is being used to deploy Remcos password-stealing malware
14 May 2021
What’s next for the education sector?
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Whitepaper

What’s next for the education sector?

A new learning experience
14 May 2021
Irish Health Service hit by ransomware attack
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ransomware

Irish Health Service hit by ransomware attack

Friday's outpatient medical appointments have been postponed or cancelled
14 May 2021
Colonial Pipeline reportedly paid $5 million ransom
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Security

Colonial Pipeline reportedly paid $5 million ransom

Alleged payment contradicts the firm’s statement that it wouldn’t pay
13 May 2021
Report finds ransomware hitting manufacturers hardest
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hacking

Report finds ransomware hitting manufacturers hardest

Several ransomware families prioritized the manufacturing sector in the last year
13 May 2021
Over two-thirds of companies still run software with WannaCry flaw
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WannaCry

Over two-thirds of companies still run software with WannaCry flaw

Four years have passed, and many systems still need patching
12 May 2021
IT researcher finds widespread flaws in Wi-Fi security
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wifi & hotspots

IT researcher finds widespread flaws in Wi-Fi security

Hackers could exploit vulnerabilities in millions of devices
12 May 2021
GitHub now supports security keys in a move away from passwords
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Security

GitHub now supports security keys in a move away from passwords

Move to prevent account compromise for SSH Git operations
12 May 2021
Cyber attacks on manufacturing up 300% in a year
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Security

Cyber attacks on manufacturing up 300% in a year

NTT also found that application-specific and web-application attacks accounted for two-thirds of all cyber crime
11 May 2021
US fuel pipeline hackers reveal their motive
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ransomware

US fuel pipeline hackers reveal their motive

Colonial Pipeline was forced to suspend 5,500 miles of pipeline between Texas and New York after hackers breached its networks
11 May 2021
Trend Micro and Snyk team up to combat open source flaws
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vulnerability

Trend Micro and Snyk team up to combat open source flaws

New solution monitors trends and prioritizes issues found in open source applications
10 May 2021
Virtual desktops and apps for dummies
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Whitepaper

Virtual desktops and apps for dummies

An easy guide to virtual desktop infrastructure, end-user computing, and more
10 May 2021
Prevent fraud and phishing attacks with DMARC
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Whitepaper

Prevent fraud and phishing attacks with DMARC

How to use domain-based message authentication, reporting, and conformance for email security
10 May 2021
The total economic impact™ of Mimecast
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Whitepaper

The total economic impact™ of Mimecast

Cost savings and business benefits enabled by using Mimecast with Microsoft 365
10 May 2021
Microsoft and Darktrace partner on AI-enhanced cloud security
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artificial intelligence (AI)

Microsoft and Darktrace partner on AI-enhanced cloud security

The collaboration will focus on addressing security challenges in the 'critical areas' of email security
10 May 2021
2021 state of email security report: Ransomware on the rise
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Whitepaper

2021 state of email security report: Ransomware on the rise

Securing the enterprise in the COVID world
10 May 2021
Security awareness training strategies for account takeover protection
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Whitepaper

Security awareness training strategies for account takeover protection

Why you need an inside-the-perimeter strategy for internal threats
10 May 2021
How to increase cyber resilience within your organisation
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Whitepaper

How to increase cyber resilience within your organisation

Cyber resilience for dummies
10 May 2021
Don’t just educate: Create cyber-safe behaviour
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Whitepaper

Don’t just educate: Create cyber-safe behaviour

Designing effective security awareness and training programmes
10 May 2021