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Phishing Exploiting the pandemic

How have cybercriminals exploited the pandemic for cyber attacks? "Working from home makes people significantly more vulnerable.” Professor Marco Gercke, …

Phishing Counting the cost of cyber-attacks in the pandemic era

As the threat posed to our health posed by COVID-19 increased, so did the number of cyber-attacks targeting notable organisations …

Phishing How phishing attacks target remote workers

Unfortunately, as employees adapt to the huge changes brought on by COVID-19 and social distancing, there are those who have …

Phishing COVID-19 – What are the phishing scams to watch out for

"They include embedded Captcha - they are bypassing all the security controls".  Jay Moloo, Corporate Information Security Officer at DB …

Phishing Phishing attacks are on the rise – but is employee awareness following suit?

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Email remains the number-one threat vector used by cybercriminals. Threat actors continue to use email-based attacks to target people within …

Phishing Vast majority of phishing emails getting past widely-used email filters

Researchers at the University of Plymouth recently demonstrated that a vast majority of phishing emails, whether they contain internal links …

Phishing Staying secure during the summer holidays

Heading on holiday this summer? Hackers can take advantage of people whilst they are out of the office. Javvad Malik, …

Phishing Phishing attack targeting financial organisations using SHTML file attachments

Security researchers recently detected and blocked a sophisticated phishing campaign targeting financial institutions that involved the use of SHTML file …

Phishing A guide to phishing emails and how they work

The most efficient phishing attacks are precisely crafted messages that use our known psychological attributes against us, stimulating us to …

Phishing How to deal with spear phishing effectively

Lisa Forte, Partner, Red Goat Cyber Security, shares riveting real life cases of social engineering, and explains why spear phishing …

Phishing Five uncomfortable truths about phishing defence

It’s time to challenge conventional thinking about phishing defence and recognise that traditional approaches are not enabling us to better …

Phishing Gone phishing… how to spot the scam

Jake Moore, Cybersecurity Expert at ESET UK advises us on how to stay ahead of the scammers in the age …