Threats 13 malware-ridden apps on Google Play Store enjoyed half-a-million downloads

Google recently kicked out 13 malicious apps from its official Play Store after a security researcher demonstrated that the apps …

Threats Buyers of digital assistants on Black Friday urged to exercise caution

Back in July, A survey of 1,000 UK consumers by Thales eSecurity revealed that if the price was right, 49 …

Threats NCSC asks businesses to prepare against destructive ransomware attacks

In a recent advisory, the UK's National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) has warned about the growing cyber threat posed by …

Threats Ben Wallace not in favour of an exclusive Cabinet-rank Cyber Security Minister

Ben Wallace MP, Minister of State for Security at the Home Office, has rejected a proposal that called for the …

Threats Royal Navy “extremely confident” about HMS Queen Elizabeth’s cyber-preparedness

The Royal Navy is extremely confident that its prized asset- the brand-new 65,000 tonne HMS Queen Elizabeth aircraft carrier, as …

Threats Customer data from almost all Pakistani banks being auctioned on the Dark Web

Customer data from almost all Pakistani banks have been compromised by hackers and dumped on the Dark Web, thereby revealing …

Threats Category one cyber-attack on the UK a real possibility: NCSC

Peter Yapp, the deputy director of the National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) has stated that it will not be long …

Threats Over 33,000 finance department emails lost to breaches in the past 5 years

In what can be termed as a major success for cyber criminals, as many as 33,568 finance department email addresses …

Threats Magecart: The hacker group behind British Airways, Newegg and TicketMaster hacks

Back in June, Ticketmaster UK announced that by inserting a malicious software in one of its customer support products, suspected …

Threats Hackers are domain-spoofing UK’s top media firms to spread fake news

Web domains of leading media organisations in the UK such as BBC News, The Guardian, Sky News, ITV News, and …

Threats U.S. election-related software feature countless security flaws

The United States mid-term elections will kick off on 6th November, but just like how suspected Russian hackers hacked into …

Threats Authorised push payment scams cost the UK over £236 million in 2017

Authorised push payment scams carried out by cyber criminals helped them steal £236 million from UK consumers in 2017 and …