Information Security Briton among 36 indicted for running sophisticated international cyber crime ring

British resident Anthony Nnamdi Okeakpu was among 36 cyber criminals who were indicted by U.S. authorities for running Infraud Organisation, …

Information Security Swisscom data breach compromised personal details of 800,000 Swiss subscribers

Personal details of as many as 800,000 Swiss citizens, roughly 10 percent of Switzerland's population, were compromised last year after …

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 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, …

Information Security NCSC’s ‘Active Cyber Defence programme’ helped it block 54mn phishing emails

Thanks to an 'Active Cyber Defence programme' that it initiated last year, the National Cyber Security Centre was able to …

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 …

Culture & Education Pharmaceutical industry and GDPR: What to do next

Rashmi Knowles is Field CTO EMEA at RSA Security and she recently spoke to TEISS about the impact GDPR is set …

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 …

Culture & Education Deloitte: would two-factor authentication really have helped?

By James Romer, EMEA Chief Security Architect at SecureAuth The misuse of administrator credentials in the recent Deloitte incident is …

Culture & Education Got a text from ‘Sarah’? It’s a scam targeting parents

Did you receive a text from someone called Sarah asking you to respond urgently? Don't fret. It's another phishing scam …

Information Security Hackers impersonating emails from banks to spread malware to customers’ devices

Security researchers have discovered a new phishing campaign where hackers are impersonating secure messages from banks and other financial institutions. …