Cyber Risk Aware Blog

Ransomware Phishing: An Ounce of Prevention

[fa icon="calendar'] Jun 27, 2017 9:45:11 PM / by Stephen Burke posted in Phish prone, Phishing, Spear Phishing, security awareness training, Ransomware, wannacry, petrwrap

Phishing has been in the news lately, not only because it was the intrusion technique allegedly used by Russian hackers to access U.S. voter registrations, but also because it is becoming more prevalent, especially in the UK.  You only have to look at the recent NHS "Wannacry" and the latest "Petrwrap" ransomware incidents both starting with curious staff opening phishing emails to understand the risks.

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Phishing; The root of all evil...

[fa icon="calendar'] Feb 14, 2017 6:45:00 AM / by Stephen Burke posted in Phishing, CEO Fraud, Ransomware, Spear Phishing, Staff Awareness, Phish prone

What exactly is Phishing ?

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