Threats Cumbria NHS Trust suffered more than 150 cyber attacks in five years

The NHS Trust in Cumbria suffered over 150 cyber attacks in the last five years, with a vast majority of …

Threats Majority of companies cannot detect IoT device breaches, survey reveals

Research by security firm Gemalto has revealed that 52% of businesses worldwide cannot detect if any of their IoT devices …

Threats Widely-used PremiSys access control system features four zero-day vulnerabilities

The popular PremiSys access control system, which is used by Fortune 500 companies, universities, medical centres and government agencies to …

Threats Dark Overlord threatens to publish celebrities’ cosmetic surgery pictures

The Dark Overlord, a group of online extortionists that hacked into computers owned by the London Bridge Plastic Surgery clinic …

Threats Employees didn’t enjoy access to customers’ private videos, Ring clarifies

Ring, the small doorbell-maker that Amazon acquired last year, gave several employees unrestricted access to videos recorded by customers and …

Threats Contactless card fraud in the UK touched £1.18m in 2018

Britons lost over £1.18m to contactless card fraud last year compared to £711,000 in the previous year, Action Fraud has …

Threats Organisations struggling to ensure container security, reveals study

Over half of all organisations that have deployed containers have suffered container security incidents in the past year and almost …

Threats Fake TV licence scam generated over 5,000 complaints since October

A new phishing scam that involves fraudsters offering fake TV licences to thousands of Brits and thereby tricking them into …

Threats Ministry of Defence suffered 34 cyber incidents so far this year

Between January and October this year, the Ministry of Defence suffered as many of 34 cyber incidents compared to 37 …

Threats Critical lack of in-house talent affecting NHS trusts’ cyber resilience

A woeful lack of in-house cyber security specialists coupled with the huge cost of hiring experienced professionals is severely impacting …

Threats Huawei promises £1.5bn investment to allay NCSC’s security concerns

Less than a week after Alex Younger, the chief of MI6, warned about the national security risks that the use …

Threats Hackers mounting cyber-attacks to access DNA data of thousands of Brits

The 100,000 Genomes Project, a successful initiative of Genomics England and NHS that recently achieved its aim of sequencing 100,000 …