Cyber security Monitoring Cyber Essentials

A new service provides a continuous assessment of compliance with the UK Government's Cyber Essentials controls avoiding the danger that …

Threats Recursive malvertising

Researchers have uncovered more than a thousand inactive domains that, when visited, redirect the visitors to unwanted URLs as a …

Malware Credit card skimming via Google Analytics

Web skimming is a type of cyberattack that targets online shoppers. In these attacks malicious code collects and sends data …

Risk management Security and risk management spending slows globally

In their latest research report, Gartner has forecast that global security and risk management spending growth is slowing, with the …

Breach Money makes the cyber-crime world go round

Hacking, phishing and attacks on cloud-based data put strong focus on security for remote-working, according to the Verizon Business 2020 …

5G Is Huawei really a threat to the UK’s 5G plans?

Jeremy Swinfen Green, teiss Editor-in-Chief, explains why the UK Government was right to push back on politicians who wanted to …

News Human error causes the FCA a privacy problem

The Financial Conduct Authority has reported itself to the Information Commissioner’s Office after it shared confidential customer information inadvertently on …

Cyber security Oh the irony! Popular VPN is compromised

Research from VPNpro.com suggests that one of the popular VPNs, SuperVPN, could be putting Android users at serious risk of …

Authentication Powerful cryptomining capabilities for sale in ‘off the shelf’ malware

A close collaboration between cybercrime and APT groups is delivering back-doored machines using SSH machine identities.

Board level Cyber security: just part of the wider digital governance agenda

Cyber security is a strategic issue that goes to the heart of whether an organisation will prosper in today’s complex …

Resilience Be prepared, be proactive and practise, practise, practise!

Cyber security incident response plans require frequent workouts if they are to be fit for purpose. Businesses are more aware …

Cyber attack Democracy threatened as voting systems come under attack

A better understanding of cyber security is needed in election supply chains if democracy is to be protected. With Boris …