cyber security

Project Zero trials 30-day ‘patching window’
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vulnerability

Project Zero trials 30-day ‘patching window’

The policy change aims to encourage businesses to apply patches while reducing the risk of opportunistic attacks
16 Apr 2021
US, UK say Russia was behind SolarWinds hack
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cyber attacks

US, UK say Russia was behind SolarWinds hack

President Joe Biden issues sanctions against 32 entities and officials, as well as expelling 10 diplomats
16 Apr 2021
Weekly threat roundup: Chrome, Exchange Server, IoT devices
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vulnerability

Weekly threat roundup: Chrome, Exchange Server, IoT devices

Pulling together the most dangerous and pressing flaws that businesses need to patch
15 Apr 2021
Three keys to a long-term remote working strategy
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business continuity

Three keys to a long-term remote working strategy

With remote working set to continue, short-term solutions must be developed into long-term strategies
14 Apr 2021
PowerShell threats increased over 200% last year
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PowerShell threats increased over 200% last year

A new McAfee report finds PowerShell attacks driven largely by Donoff malware.
14 Apr 2021
Microsoft patches actively exploited Desktop Window Manager flaw
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vulnerability

Microsoft patches actively exploited Desktop Window Manager flaw

The latest Patch Tuesday round of updates include fixes for 114 vulnerabilities, including five zero-days
14 Apr 2021
Russia launched over a million cyber attacks in three months
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hacking

Russia launched over a million cyber attacks in three months

Unit 42 researchers found 75% of the attacks were critical
13 Apr 2021
New DNS vulnerabilities put millions of IoT devices at risk
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Internet of Things (IoT)

New DNS vulnerabilities put millions of IoT devices at risk

The NAME:WRECK flaws affects four popular TCP/IP stacks
13 Apr 2021
Microsoft Surface Laptop 4 official with AMD and Intel CPU options
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Laptops

Microsoft Surface Laptop 4 official with AMD and Intel CPU options

The firm claims the machine, which has been designed for hybrid working, is up to 70% faster than the Surface Laptop 3
13 Apr 2021
Gmail "more secure" than parliamentary email, says MP
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cyber security

Gmail "more secure" than parliamentary email, says MP

Conservative MP Tom Tugendhat claims he's been the victim of multiple cyber attacks from foreign nations
13 Apr 2021
BRATA malware disguises itself as security tools on Google Play
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malware

BRATA malware disguises itself as security tools on Google Play

Hackers are tricking victims into granting their malicious apps certain permissions before taking control of Android devices
13 Apr 2021
Hackers leak data from dark web marketplace
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cyber security

Hackers leak data from dark web marketplace

Over 600,000 payment card records and 12,000 user records leaked
9 Apr 2021
What is ethical hacking? White hat hackers explained
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hacking

What is ethical hacking? White hat hackers explained

Not all hackers are motivated by greed - some of them use their powers for good
9 Apr 2021
How to encrypt files and folders in Windows 10
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encryption

How to encrypt files and folders in Windows 10

Here’s how to make your sensitive data unreadable to prying eyes
9 Apr 2021
Gigaset devices laced with malware after third-party server hack
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malware

Gigaset devices laced with malware after third-party server hack

Several Android smartphones have been pre-packaged with malicious apps as part of a supply chain attack
9 Apr 2021
MSP cyber security report warns of tougher regulations ahead
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ransomware

MSP cyber security report warns of tougher regulations ahead

Government or insurance providers will likely take a stand against vulnerable MSPs in 2021
9 Apr 2021
Evidence suggests REvil behind Harris Federation ransomware attack
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ransomware

Evidence suggests REvil behind Harris Federation ransomware attack

The trust’s financial records have been discovered on a dark web site known to be operated by the infamous group
9 Apr 2021
The nine best cyber security courses
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Careers & training

The nine best cyber security courses

These courses can help you to launch a cyber security career or improve your skills
6 Apr 2021
Fortinet FortiOS vulnerabilities are being actively exploited
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cyber security

Fortinet FortiOS vulnerabilities are being actively exploited

Malicious actors are exploiting the flaws to gain access to systems belonging to government and commercial entities
6 Apr 2021
Weekly threat roundup: Apple, VMware, OpenSSL
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vulnerability

Weekly threat roundup: Apple, VMware, OpenSSL

Pulling together the most dangerous and pressing flaws that businesses need to patch
1 Apr 2021
Why SASE is on the rise
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Why SASE is on the rise

Our evolving working models demand a revolutionary security solution
31 Mar 2021
Head of Homeland Security had his email hacked in SolarWinds attack
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cyber security

Head of Homeland Security had his email hacked in SolarWinds attack

Suspected Russian hackers at the center of new claims
30 Mar 2021
Zscaler teams with CrowdStrike for remote access security
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remote access

Zscaler teams with CrowdStrike for remote access security

The partnership offers application access control based on real-time device security analysis
29 Mar 2021