Cyber crime The coronavirus pandemic moved life online – a surge in website defacing followed

One consequence of the public’s compliance with social distancing and quarantines during the COVID-19 pandemic is a sharp decline in most …

Cyber attack Coronavirus-related Cyber Attacks jump 30% in past two weeks

In the past two weeks, Check Point researchers have documented an average of 192,000 coronavirus-related cyber attacks per week, marking …

Ransomware Redcar ransomware: Council reveal the nature of recent cyber-attack

Redcar and Cleveland Borough Council, in the North East of England, confirm ransomware as the reason why their IT systems …

Cryptocurrency Cryptocurrency crime losses more than double to $4.5 billion in 2019, report finds

Losses from cryptocurrency crime surged to $4.52 billion (£3.5 billion) last year, as insider theft soared even as hacking losses …

Cyber attack Regenerative medicine maker Tissue Regenix resume production after cyber attack

Medical products maker Tissue Regenix Group said on Tuesday its U.S. manufacturing plant had resumed operations following last week's cyber attack on its …

Cyber attack Bank of Japan warns of cyber-attack vulnerability ahead of Olympic Games

Japan's financial institutions must guard against cyber-attacks ahead of the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games, with nearly 40% of banks and other …

Cyber crime Doorbuster or doppelgӓnger: How to detect attacks that deceive via discount 

Justin Fier, Director of Cyber Intelligence & Analytics discusses why the frenzy of passwords, money and credit card information changing …

Podcast What can we learn from the dark side to help solve our skills shortage?

What can we learn from the way cybercriminals recruit and train people in their networks to help us with our …

Cyber crime Europol: “People need to understand the value of reporting”

“Sophisticated” nation state attacks vs “low-level” cybercrime; which is the more menacing? Steven Wilson, Head of European Crime Centre at …

Cyber crime How is Europol tackling cybercrime?

Steven Wilson, Head of European Crime Centre, Europol, summarises the guidance that Europol offers to organisations to help them protect …

Nation states Ciaran Martin, CEO of NCSC: How prepared is the UK for a tier one...

Speaking at #teissLondon2019, Ciaran Martin, CEO of the National Cyber Security Centre, highlights the increase in cyber crime, what organisations …

Podcast How is the Met tackling international cybercrime?

On this week’s teissPodcast I speak with Detective Superintendent Andrew Gould, Head of the Metropolitan Police Cyber Crime Unit. We …