A wide range of articles, videos and interviews concerning persistent and current threats that organisations face.

Threats Data breaches reach all-time high as new environments create more attack surfaces

Major gold rushes might have taken place in the 19th century, but gold rushes are far from over. In fact, …

Threats Hackers targeting Winter Olympics organisations with relentless phishing attacks

With the Winter Olympics set to commence in a few weeks from now, cyber criminals may target global fans, consumers, …

Threats Inept ISIS hackers could soon use cyber weapons purchased from the Dark Web

The Islamic State hasn't quite proven its mettle in the digital world so far thanks to poor coding skills and …

Threats NHS Trusts still not ready for WannaCry-like cyber-attacks, reveal DOH officials

Over nine months have passed since the destructive WannaCry ransomware attacks disrupted operations at hundreds of NHS trusts and GP …

Threats Move aside, Russia! Information Commissioner views teenage hackers as bigger threats

Information Commissioner Elizabeth Denham has warned Britain's civil servants that instead of panicking over the cyber threat emanating from Russia, …

Threats Petya, NotPetya, Good Rabbit, Bad Rabbit… the rise of ransomware

Ransomware NOUN mass noun A type of malicious software designed to block access to a computer system until a sum …

Threats Over 72 million credentials stolen from adult content websites by hackers since 2016

Over 72 million account credentials discovered on the Dark Web by security researchers were found to be stolen from popular …

Threats Hackers running malvertising campaign on YouTube to mine cryptocurrency

Security researchers have revealed how hackers are now bombarding YouTube videos with fake antivirus ads and running crypto jacking codes …

Threats Britain should mind its own business, warns North Korea following WannaCry charge

A couple of months after North Korea termed Britain's accusation of it being behind the WannaCry attacks as a 'wicked …

Ransomware Ransomware, the immediate threat

Ransomware was big news last year, and it’s an ever-present threat. The NHS’s network was compromised by the WannaCry virus, …

Ransomware How are GDPR and ransomware attacks related?

Rik Ferguson, VP cyber security research at Trend Micro, explains how GDPR means that organisations need to take ransomware even …

Ransomware Cyber threats: it’s not if, it’s when

David Belder, CIO of Verint Systems, explains how ransomware is evolving as an information security threat for business. What do …