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What Should Companies’ Top Cybersecurity Concern in 2018 be?

[fa icon="calendar'] May 29, 2018 11:04:00 AM / by Julie Lhanang posted in Phishing Simulation, phishing email, smishing

49 experts including our own Stephen Burke discuss what the Top Cybersecurity concerns should be in the Encrpyt Verdict article. In Stephen's view Phishing and the newly developing Smishing threat are still the key concerns.

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TSB warns customers about being targeted by phishing attacks amid long outage

[fa icon="calendar'] May 1, 2018 11:19:08 AM / by Julie Lhanang posted in Phishing Simulation, security awareness training

In an Article in TEISS - TSB today warned that malicious cyber criminals could be targeting customers with phishing emails by masquerading as the bank itself to make them divulge their account details, security PINs or passwords.

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Phishing scams take more than £100,000 from students

[fa icon="calendar'] Apr 24, 2018 10:24:00 AM / by Julie Lhanang posted in securty awareness training

A recent Freedom of Information (FOI) request sent to the Student Loan Company (SLC) has revealed that phishing scams have taken over £100,000 from students across the UK in the past few years.

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Orca Tech signs on as local Cyber Risk Aware distributor.

[fa icon="calendar'] Apr 17, 2018 8:45:44 AM / by Stephen Burke posted in Spear Phishing, Phishing Simulation, security awareness training

We delighted to announce that Orca Tech has become our distribution partner in Australia.

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OceanLotus hacker group launches malicious MacOS backdoor

[fa icon="calendar'] Apr 6, 2018 4:47:55 PM / by Julie Lhanang posted in security awareness training

While MacOs attacks may be less common than Windows attacks that should not give rise to complacency.

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Phishing or Ransomware? Experts dispute which is biggest cyber-threat

[fa icon="calendar'] Mar 30, 2018 9:15:50 AM / by Julie Lhanang posted in Ransomware, Phishing Simulation, security awareness training

While cyber security executives and business decision makers are grappling with the question of whether phishing emails or ransomware attacks are the most potent threats faced by their organisations, the real question is whether businesses are equipped to implement all-round risk mitigation strategies to prevent or to respond to all kinds of emerging threats.

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Cyber attacks are one of the biggest threats that schools face, experts warn.

[fa icon="calendar'] Mar 20, 2018 10:55:53 AM / by Julie Lhanang posted in Phishing, Phish prone, Security awareness, security awareness training, Cyber Risk as a Human Risk

Article from the Telegraph which shows how Cyber attacks are one of the biggest threats that schools face, experts have warned, as new figures show that a fifth of education establishments have been hit. Schools have not been prepared for this up until now. Stephen Burke highlights some of the dangers.

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Good cybersecurity training doesn’t mean pointing the finger

[fa icon="calendar'] Mar 1, 2018 9:00:23 AM / by Julie Lhanang posted in security awareness training

Ellen Tannam of Silicon Republic sits down with Stephen Burke to discuss why security training should empower workers.

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Cyber Risk Aware signs e92plus as UK distributor for push into security channel

[fa icon="calendar'] Feb 28, 2018 1:15:00 PM / by Julie Lhanang posted in security awareness training

 

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Local councils in the UK suffered 98 million cyber attacks since 2013

[fa icon="calendar'] Feb 22, 2018 4:15:18 PM / by Julie Lhanang posted in security awareness training

Local councils across the UK suffered as many as 98 million cyber attacks in the last five years, resulting in 376 cyber incidents in total, a report from privacy group Big Brother Watch has revealed.

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