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

Threats Identity fraud cases in the UK touched 190,000 in 2018: Cifas

Incidents of identity fraud in the UK grew by as much as 8 percent in 2018 compared to the previous …

Threats Cyber criminals posing as NCA officers to con elderly out of their life savings

The National Crime Agency has warned citizens about a highly proficient group of fraudsters who are posing as NCA officers …

Threats Many phishing sites now feature HTTPS and green padlock, FBI warns

The FBI has warned Internet users that they should not blindly trust websites with HTTPS certification and the green padlock …

Threats Protecting soft intangibles

Teiss Head of Consulting Jeremy Swinfen Green looks at how some intangible assets that seem safe from hackers can still …

Threats ANU hackers were possibly sponsored by the Chinese government: Report

Unidentified hackers who gained access to internal servers of Australian National University and stole personal data belonging to staff, visitors, …

Threats BeiTaAd adware that renders smartphones unusable found in 238 Play Store apps

BeiTaAd, a highly-intrusive adware plugin that displayed advertisements on smartphone lock screens and triggered video and audio advertisements even while …

Threats 40% of Dark Web hackers selling hacking tools that target Fortune 500 companies

It is no surprise that the world's largest organisations are the most popular targets for hackers for the vast amounts …

Threats Cyber crime incidents are widely under-reported, study finds

As many as 50 percent of cyber security professionals believe organisations are widely under-reporting incidents of cyber crime even if …

Threats Scammers masquerading as employees of the UK's top law firms to phish citizens

Online scammers and phishers are masquerading as associates of the UK's largest law firms such as DLA Piper and sending …

Threats Digital transformation at European organisations outpacing cyber security

With almost every major organisation across Europe relying on the cloud to store vast amounts of data generated everyday and …

Threats Over 2.3 billion data files stored in unsecured web servers globally

As many as 2.3 billion data files are presently stored in unsecured and misconfigured web servers such as Amazon S3 …

Threats A third of European organisations suffered breaches due to unpatched vulnerabilities

As many as 34 percent of European organisations have suffered data breaches as a result of unpatched vulnerabilities in their …