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cybercrime

Justice Department unveils civil cyber fraud initiative to battle online crime
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Justice Department unveils civil cyber fraud initiative to battle online crime

New proposal will respond to cyber security breaches and cryptocurrency use in undertaking cyber fraud
7 Oct 2021
Senator to introduce new bill to force ransomware payment disclosures
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Senator to introduce new bill to force ransomware payment disclosures

Organizations would have 48 hours to inform DHS
6 Oct 2021
Account takeovers rise nearly threefold during pandemic
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Account takeovers rise nearly threefold during pandemic

Financial services hit hardest by account hijackers, says Sift report
30 Sep 2021
Hackers spoof Zix in credential phishing attack
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Hackers spoof Zix in credential phishing attack

The attack has impacted around 75,000 Office 365, Google Workspace and Exchange users
28 Sep 2021
100 million IoT devices affected by zero-day flaw
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Internet of Things (IoT)

100 million IoT devices affected by zero-day flaw

Vulnerability could affect car, fire detection, and patient data sensors
24 Sep 2021
HP Wolf Security: Threat insights report
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Whitepaper

HP Wolf Security: Threat insights report

Equipping security teams with the knowledge to combat emerging threats
24 Sep 2021
How to plan for endpoint security against ever-evolving cyber threats
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Whitepaper

How to plan for endpoint security against ever-evolving cyber threats

Safeguard your devices, data, and reputation
24 Sep 2021
Managing security and risk across the IT supply chain: A practical approach
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Whitepaper

Managing security and risk across the IT supply chain: A practical approach

Best practices for IT supply chain security
24 Sep 2021
Phishing emails target victims with fake vaccine passport offer
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Phishing emails target victims with fake vaccine passport offer

Scammers could steal victims’ personal information and never deliver the illegal goods, Fortinet warns
21 Sep 2021
IoT devices are more vulnerable than ever
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Internet of Things (IoT)

IoT devices are more vulnerable than ever

Ove a billion attacks recorded on IoT devices in the first six months of the year
10 Sep 2021
Defeating ransomware with unified security from WatchGuard
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Whitepaper

Defeating ransomware with unified security from WatchGuard

How SMBs can defend against the onslaught of ransomware attacks
7 Sep 2021
Why retail is a top target for cyber attacks
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Why retail is a top target for cyber attacks

We explain why you should make cyber security a priority for your retail business in 2021
1 Sep 2021
Credential theft most prevalent threat to corporate inboxes
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Credential theft most prevalent threat to corporate inboxes

Hackers are also partial to attacking Office 365 accounts, according to new data
27 Aug 2021
BCDR buyer's guide for MSPs
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BCDR buyer's guide for MSPs

How to choose a business continuity and disaster recovery solution
24 Aug 2021
Nokia subsidiary reveals data breach following Conti ransomware raid
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Nokia subsidiary reveals data breach following Conti ransomware raid

SAC Wireless notifies current and former employees that their personal information may be at risk
24 Aug 2021
False crypto-mining apps plague Google Play
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False crypto-mining apps plague Google Play

Apps deceive users into clicking on ads or buying non-existent mining subscriptions
19 Aug 2021
Ohio resident pleads guilty to running Bitcoin “mixer” money laundering scheme
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Ohio resident pleads guilty to running Bitcoin “mixer” money laundering scheme

More than $300 million went through Darknet-based bitcoin hashing (BTC) service
19 Aug 2021
The ultimate guide to landing a cyber security career
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Careers & training

The ultimate guide to landing a cyber security career

Six steps to landing a lucrative cyber security career
12 Aug 2021
Average ransomware payouts nearly double in a year
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Average ransomware payouts nearly double in a year

New report finds victims succumbing to cyber criminals increasingly aggressive tactics
9 Aug 2021
Resentful hacker exposes Conti ransomware gang’s tools
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Resentful hacker exposes Conti ransomware gang’s tools

Tools leaked by disgruntled affiliate
6 Aug 2021
DNS loophole could allow hackers to carry out “nation-state level spying”
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Domain Name System (DNS)

DNS loophole could allow hackers to carry out “nation-state level spying”

Sensitive data could be accessed from corporate networks using vulnerability
6 Aug 2021
Hackers turn to Prometheus to deliver ransomware threats to victims
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Hackers turn to Prometheus to deliver ransomware threats to victims

Campo Loader, IcedID, QBot, SocGholish, and Buer Loader all served up ransomware attacks on US government agencies.
6 Aug 2021
Senate report slams agencies for poor cyber security
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Senate report slams agencies for poor cyber security

Federal agencies still score poorly on data protection
3 Aug 2021
86% of organizations expect a cyber attack in the next 12 months
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86% of organizations expect a cyber attack in the next 12 months

Of those surveyed, 80% expect a customer information data breach within a year
3 Aug 2021