News 60 per cent of firms use advanced technology without proper security

More than three in five businesses are using the cloud, big data, the Internet of Things (IoT) and container environments …

News WhatsApp flaw let hackers hijack accounts with image trick

Cyber criminals could hijack users’ WhatsApp and Telegram accounts by sending specially-crafted malicious images, according to security experts. Researchers from …

News 70 per cent of firms struggle to secure data outside the office

Nearly seven in ten businesses cannot be certain their data is secure when their employees work remotely, according to a …

Information Security Insecure code putting business data at risk

Many organisations rely on unsecure code for mission-critical functions, with the UK scoring worst for security, according to a new …

News Internet of Things ransomware on the rise

Cyber criminals are set to turn their attention to developing ransomware for connected devices, the UK’s top cyber crime experts …

News Russian cyber attacks ‘could threaten British democracy’

Russian cyber attacks could threaten the United Kingdom’s democratic processes, the chief executive of the National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) …

News New Shamoon-style malware sets sights on European targets

Shamoon-style wiper malware is back - and this time it is showing an interest in European targets, according to cyber …

News HackerOne offers free bug bounty services to open source projects

HackerOne will offer free bug bounty programmes to open source projects, the site has announced. Last week, the platform unveiled …

News Businesses point finger at competitors over DDoS attacks

More than two in five businesses hit by distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks believe their competitors were behind the …

News Google goes public with browser flaw before Microsoft patch ready

Security researchers have discovered a flaw in Microsoft’s web browser that could allow cyber criminals to take over the software …

News Cloudflare bug leaks users’ sensitive website data

Personal data belonging to computer users visiting dating sites, banking services and retailers may have been exposed due to a …

News InterContinental Hotels hit by PoS malware attack

The InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) has admitted that malware was found on systems used to process credit cards at bars …