Cyber Security Watch December

This year, the attack surface has grown and we’ve seen record numbers of cyber breaches as a result. November was no exception with an NHS error that exposed hundreds of patients’ data, North Korean and Russian Hackers targeting Covid-19 vaccine research centres and the revelation that UK telcos could be fined up to £100,000 for […]

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Cyber Security Watch November 2020

This has been one of the biggest years for cyber security since its inception with a record number of breaches and incidents affecting many areas of our society.  October saw cyber-attack threats to the US healthcare system and the number of infected IoT devices rise exponentially.  Here are the biggest cyber security stories from October. […]

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Cyber Security Watch September 2020

With cyber crime on the rise, you’ll need to make sure you’re up to date with what’s happening in the digital world. From rising malware attacks during COVID-19 to a German hospital patient dying after a potential cyber attack, here are the biggest cyber security stories from September. Online fraud cases rise during COVID-19 The […]

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Cyber Security Watch August 2020

As the lockdown and remote working have become the norm, the attack surface remains high. August saw Amazon Alexa glitches, Zoom security flaws and the New Zealand national stock exchange halted by cyber attacks.  Discover August’s biggest cyber security stories with our monthly digest.    Amazon fixes Alexa glitch after personal data flaw revealed Researchers […]

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Cyber Security Watch July 2020

  Another month, another wave of challenges in the cyber security world. July has seen ransomware attacks, undeletable malware and a wipeout of over 1,000 unsecured databases. Read on for your monthly cyber security digest.                   Android adware linked with unremovable malware Researchers have discovered files linked […]

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Cyber Security Watch June

Sun Tzu, The Art of War, commented: “attack like the fire and be still as the mountain”, and it seems appropriate this month. Cyber attacks are all about stealth, picking your moment, and attacking as hard as you can at the target. Traditional AV feels like it’s struggling to keep up and with attacks becoming […]

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Cyber Security Watch April 2020

Office employees aren’t the only ones working from home – hackers are online too. Compromised firewalls, Apple security flaws and stolen data are just a handful of the security breaches and vulnerabilities from last month. Read on to find out what else has been happening in the world of cybersecurity. Censorship disguised as technical redesign […]

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Cyber Security Watch March 2020

The new decade has brought more viruses than anyone could have predicted, but coronavirus Covid-19 is not the only one we need to watch out for.  Infected software and hacked hardware are making it difficult for businesses all around the world. Any system is only as strong as its weakest link, cyber is no different. […]

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