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Healthcare email fraud: Attack attempts jump 473% over two years

Proofpoint found that healthcare organisations were targeted in 96 email fraud attacks on average in Q4 2018 – a 473 percent jump from Q1 2017. More than half of these

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A guide to cyber attacks: Phishing – Part 2

Information Age’s guide to cyber attacks continues with an examination of types of phishing attacksPhishing typically involves attackers obtaining a victim’s personal information. This can include log-in details and bank

IT Compliance

The New Age of Accountability

The EU has been busy in the cybersecurity department, and for good reason. Given Europe’s ever-rising cybercrime rates, a new approach to data protection was in order. This cued the

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What Does The 2018 World Cup Teach Us About Resilience?

The World Cup draws upon us again this summer, a sporting event that will no doubt delight football fans across the globe. With the squads confirmed and the kick off date set for

Identity Theft

Does Your Business Really Know How To Handle A Data Breach?

Whilst data breaches can result in substantial fines that can hit company finances hard, they have many, often more immediate, impacts. Businesses that do not respond quickly and decisively at

IT Compliance

Will GDPR be the death of WHOIS?

Two cybersecurity and privacy attorneys recently argued that the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will interfere with the availability of the WHOIS database and will seriously hinder the efforts of

Identity Theft

Are you ready for a security breach?

Enterprise security teams have historically spent most of their time, human resources and money on defenses like firewalls and Intrusion Detection Systems (IDS) to protect and monitor the security of

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Is the C-suite exempt from cyber-crime anxiety?

If recent cyber-attacks are anything to go by, cyber-criminals are capable of causing colossal damage to organisations of all sizes. With vital public services such as the NHS succumbing to

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You Should Be Aware of These 10 Social Engineering Attacks

By Venu Rao, CEO and Founder  at WeSecureApp, Have you ever received an email with no text and just an attachment? We all know about social engineering attacks or at

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Key Steps for Optimizing POS Security

It’s a tough time to be a retailer. Massive point-of-sale (POS) breaches continue to make headlines on a regular basis, and they can have a significant impact on consumers’ trust