Once again cybersecurity is in the headlines with more and more reports of state-sponsored cyber-attacks on businesses and government institutions. With the launch of the new National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) and it having already addressed over 180 serious and sophisticated cyberattacks since its inception only three months ago it is clear that the problem … Read moreCybersecurity – What Are You Doing About It?
I have just read an article on a security blogger who, if anyone is safe from cyber-attack it should be he, was targeted by a distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack which was intended to shut down his blogger site. You may say he poked the tiger by uncovering hackers online, but it illustrates that … Read moreCyber Security Tips For SMEs
There are many instances of people being refused compensation when their online banking account has been hacked. Banks especially say their customer, the victim, somehow undermined their own security. Banks pay particular attention to the quality of the password and will frequently accuse the customer of making it too simple. They have also been known … Read morePasswords and Online Banking