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

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 …

Threats Chinese domains behind a third of HMRC phishing scams, finds study

Internet domains based in China form a third of the top thirty malicious domains that are being used by cyber …

Threats Impersonation attacks targeting organisations rose by 70% in 2019

Impersonation attacks carried out by cyber criminals and targeting businesses of all sizes across the world rose by almost 70 …

Threats New AI solutions could exacerbate known security risks, ICO warns firms

The deployment of modern and state-of-the-art AI solutions (Artificial Intelligence solutions) could exacerbate known security risks and make them more …

Threats A third of UK businesses still struggling to process data access requests

A large number of financial services organisations, telecommunication providers, e-commerce firms, utilities, hotels and leisure services companies operating in the …