“Evolution of IoT Attacks” study exposes the arms race between cybercriminals and cybersecurity

The number of devices connected to the internet is expected to reach 50 billion worldwide by the end of 2030 (1), posing dangerous risks to people, businesses, and critical systems. To illustrate the divide between cyberattacks on these devices and business preparedness, Sectigo, a leading provider of automated digital identity management and web security solutions, today […]

Put up the best possible defence: COVID-19: Top ten cyber security tips

Cyber security criminals are using the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic to unleash a torrent of attacks designed to infiltrate businesses when they are potentially at their weakest.  Phishing attacks seem to be the weapon of choice, with hackers sending text messages and emails to employees, encouraging them to click on the links contained within.  If they […]

Stablecoins ecosystem: a promise that can be kept

The Stablecoin Ecosystem – an introduction  The European Parliament, on 13 September 2019, issued a note wherein it observed that the introduction of a privately governed currency (here, Libra) could fundamentally challenge the current EU financial framework, conflict with EU law and tax requirements, and violate consumer rights. Towards the end, the note concluded that […]

EasyJet Cyber Attack: Nine million customers details accessed by hackers

Budget airline, EasyJet targeted by cyber criminal in sophisticated cyber attack. Hackers have accessed the personal details of nine million easyJet customers. According to Sky News, email addresses and travel details of nine million people were exposed along with the credit card details of just over 2,200 customers. The airline said it will contact everybody […]

Webinar: Don’t Pay the Bad Guys

On Thursday 21st May at 11AM BST we are presenting a free webinar, ‘Don’t Pay the Bad Guys‘ with  James Hughes, VP of Sales Engineering at Rubrik, and Vasileios Karagiannopoulos, Reader in Cybercrime and Cybersecurity, Director of the Cybercrime Awareness, to discuss ransom attacks and how to recover quickly and painlessly with immutable backups. According […]