Identity Theft

Back to homepage

What is digital ad fraud and how does it work?

Ad fraud can help fraudsters to generate revenue for themselves through fake traffic, fake clicks and fake installs. It can also help the cybercriminals to deploy malware on users’ computers.

Staff buy-in critical for effective corporate cyber security

In 2018, 26% of young adults committed suicide globally as a result of cyber bullying, and 945 data breaches led to 45 billion records being compromised in the ongoing cyber

Why SOAR is a Good Bet For Fighting Mega Cyber Security Breaches

Few things keep business executives and heads of governmental agencies up at night quite like mega cyber breaches. Not only are they on the rise, but they are becoming increasingly

Identity theft victims could lead us to accept more security-improving friction

Far too many individuals who have never been victims of identity theft and financial crimes don’t understand how devastating those are to victims. “There are many victim services organizations that assist violent

Before Blaming Hackers, Check Your Configurations

Improving configuration management in Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) applications can minimize the risk of data loss, phishing campaigns and prevent breaches. How can the IT team put up guardrails for users? Click

A deeper look: How the 281 data breaches in Q1 2019 will impact companies

High-profile data breaches show no sign of slowing down. In the first quarter of 2019, there were 281 reported data breaches, exposing more than 4.53 billion records. Companies have overlooked the

Top Ten Findings from the 2019 #DBIR

Built upon analysis of 41,686 security incidents, of which 2013 were confirmed data breaches, the 2019 version of Verizon‘s noted Data Breach Investigations Report (DBIR) has been released and as with previous

C-Suite Under Attack as Money and Data Drive Breaches

State-sponsored attacks, cloud storage misconfiguration, ransomware and social threats targeting the C-suite all posed major risks to global organizations over the past 12 months, according to Verizon. The vendor’s newly released Data

Cybercriminals continue to target intellectual property, putting brand reputation at risk

Despite improvements in combating cybercrime and threats, IT security professionals are still struggling to fully secure their organization and protect against breaches with 61 percent claiming to have experienced a data

Cyber security not just IT’s problem: McAfee

New research shows over half of respondents reported a data breach at current organisation. IT security professionals are still struggling to fully secure their organisations and protect against breaches, according