Phishing Vast majority of phishing emails getting past widely-used email filters

Researchers at the University of Plymouth recently demonstrated that a vast majority of phishing emails, whether they contain internal links …

Threats Lack of cyber training leaving employees vulnerable to phishing attacks

Dedicated cyber security training imparted to employees by organisations for periods ranging from ninety days to up to twelve months …

Information Security Software as a security nightmare: the risks of collaboration on the cloud

Justin Fier, Director of Threat Intelligence & Analytics discusses the major vulnerabilities seen in Software as a Service today and …

Information Security The five most common social engineering attacks targeting your Wi-Fi

Tal Shabi, Software Engineer at Imperva, outlines the top five most common social engineering attacks and how your business can …

Spear phishing How to deal with spear phishing effectively

Lisa Forte, Partner, Red Goat Cyber Security, shares riveting real life cases of social engineering, and explains why spear phishing …

Cyber security Taking an alternative approach to cyber security in 2019

If you’re inclined to adopt a New Year’s Resolution, forget the gym. Commit to learning about an aspect of your …

Phishing Gone phishing… how to spot the scam

Jake Moore, Cybersecurity Expert at ESET UK advises us on how to stay ahead of the scammers in the age …

Information Security Smishing and the evolving social engineering threat

By Stephen Burke, CEO and Co-Founder of Cyber Risk Aware The majority of security defences focus on preparing for advanced …

Threats Social engineering attack via Tinder almost compromised the UK’s F-35 fighter jets

In yet another incident of state-sponsored or lone wolf hackers attempting to gain insight on the UK's top-secret military assets, …

Information Security Tech-support scams grew by 24% in 2017, Microsoft reveals

Microsoft received 153,000 reports of tech-support scams from as many as 183 countries last year that resulted in 15% of …

Threats Scottish firms lost £7 million in last 7 months to social engineering attacks

Cyber criminals conned Scottish firms and individuals of more than £7 million in just seven months by targeting them with …

News Russian hacker group used Pokemon Go to promote racial tensions in U.S.

A Russian hacker group actively used Pokemon Go and other social media platforms to promote racial hatred and to meddle …