Threats Fake profiles of popular YouTube personalities used in phishing campaign

Security researchers have unearthed a widespread phishing scam that involves the use of fake profiles of popular YouTube personalities to …

Threats Phishing campaign impersonating Netflix to steal customer data

Australian users of Netflix are being targeted with a new phishing campaign that involves the use of carefully-designed emails and …

Threats New BEC scam targeting HR departments to swindle salaries unearthed

The world woke up to the rising threat posed by BEC scams (Business Email Compromise) last year when the FBI …

Threats Grammar school’s email address used in phishing scam targeting parents

The official email address of the bursar of Newcastle's Royal Grammar School was used to send phishing emails to parents …

SMEs GDPR compliance, phishing emails top concerns for SMEs in 2019

Unresolved confusions about GDPR compliance and an avalanche of phishing emails, many of them masquerading as emails from CEOs and …

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 …

News Wellcome Trust lost sensitive data to two phishing attacks in 2018

Wellcome Trust, the UK's largest charity organisation with an investment portfolio exceeding £25 billion, suffered two successful phishing attacks this …

News Save the Children charity lost £800,000 to sophisticated BEC scam

Well-known U.S.-based charity Save the Children Foundation lost as much as £800,000 to a clever business email compromise scam (BEC) …

News Leading UK networks team up to defeat SMS-based phishing scams

Leading UK mobile networks EE, O2, Three and Vodafone have teamed up to launch a new initiative dubbed "SMS Phishguard", …

Threats London Blue hackers targeting 35,000 CFOs with spear-phishing attacks

Security researchers have identified a Nigerian hacker group called "London Blue" which has extended its operations into Western Europe and …

Threats One in five Brits duped by phishing scams leveraging trusted brand names

Cyber criminals have almost perfected the art of targeting British consumers with phishing scams to steal their personal information or …

Information Security How will cyber threats evolve in 2019?

From data breaches to elections, regulation to IoT, Joseph Carson, Chief Security Scientist, Thycotic, shares his thoughts on the top cyber security …