Cyber Risk Aware Blog

Game-Changing Updates to the Leading Cyber Security Awareness Platform

[fa icon="calendar'] Feb 26, 2019 1:54:59 PM / by Jennifer Nwaigwe M posted in Phishing Simulation, security awareness training, smishing, real time Intervention Awareness Training

At Cyber Risk Aware (CRA) we do not only enable you build a human firewall that functions as a last and critical line of defense on cyber-attacks, we also ensure that you and your organisation are able to thoroughly meet your legal and regulatory compliance. We do this through our industry-leading and most user-friendly integrated Security Awareness platform which we are constantly improving to best suit your ever-evolving needs.

We have been busy delivering on the additional capabilities that we believe would enable you extract more value from the CRA platform, as well as some other updates that some of you outrightly asked for. 

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Tis the Season To Stay Safe Online!

[fa icon="calendar'] Nov 20, 2018 10:09:47 AM / by Stephen Burke posted in Phishing, securty awareness training, smishing

It is true that with the onset of the holiday shopping season there is a dramatic up-tick in activity in both the eCommerce world and the cybercriminal.   Black Friday and Cyber Monday have now become international shopping events and they are no longer one weekend but seem to go on for three to four weeks.  So, with consumers seeing increases in offers, promotions and coupons coming out in emails or SMS messages (SMiShing is the growing threat) as well as all those order confirmations, payment requests and shipping messages there are rich pickings for the cybercriminal who wants to swim in tide of communications hoping to de-fraud some unsuspecting consumers.

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The Background and Evolution of Phishing

[fa icon="calendar'] Sep 4, 2018 11:46:00 AM / by Julie Lhanang posted in Phishing Simulation, Security awareness, phishing email, smishing

 

Mimecast have just released a new report which reveals an 80% increase in impersonation or Business Email Compromise (BEC) attacks.

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