Information security Verizon breach report: senior executives are main targets!

The freshly released 2019 Verizon Data Breach Investigations Report highlights that financially motivated cyber-attacks are on the rise, C-level executives …

News British hacker sentenced for blackmailing millions of porn site visitors

A 24-year-old British hacker named Zain Qaiser has been sentenced to six-and-a-half-years in prison for targeting millions of computer users …

Cyber security How can we talk positively about security?

Filmed at #teissLondon2019, Alistair Neil, Director of International Security Solutions at Verizon Enterprise Solutions, discusses why ransomware is currently the …

News Aluminium giant Norsk Hydro suffers ransomware attack; switches to manual ops

Norsk Hydro, one of the largest aluminium companies worldwide, today announced that it has suffered "an extensive cyber-attack" that forced …

News Jackson County forced to pay over £300,000 following massive ransomware attack

In yet another example of why ransomware continues to remain a preferred choice for cyber criminals, Jackson county in Georgia, …

Information security Cyber security, collaboration and board-level accountability

Robin Ferris, solutions architect, Pulsant, gives advice on how to stay ahead of cyber criminals who are capitalising on the …

News War against malware claims 100,000 malware distribution sites in 10 months

A collaborative effort aided by hundreds of cyber security researchers to identify and share links to websites that are being …

Threats Cyber criminals combining Vidar & GandCrab malware to infect devices

Security researchers have discovered a new malvertising campaign that involves hackers using a unified command and control server to first …

News Malware attack disrupts distribution of leading U.S. newspapers

Distribution of newspapers from leading U.S. media organisations such as The Los Angeles Times, The New York Times, the Wall …

News Middleport-based Steelite International hit by ransomware attack

Steelite International, a popular Stoke-on-Trent-based ceramics manufacturer with an annual turnover exceeding £100m, suffered a cyber attack last week that …

Podcast “GDPR has empowered extortionists” – Tim Lambon, Director, Global Response Team, NYA

This is Part Two of our focus on cyber extortion with Tim Lambon, Director of NYA, the Global Response Team. …

Ransomware Four things every CEO should know about ransomware

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Dr Sandra Bell, Sungard Availability Services head of resilience consulting (Europe), highlights some important truths about ransomware.  It’s hard to …