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EasyJet Facebook scam causing outrage

EasyJet Facebook scam causing outrage

As holiday season is drawing to a close, scammers are taking advantage of the low-moods that come from people missing the sunny sands of Spain. Now, they’re offering Facebook users[Read More…]

by August 29, 2017 Alerts, Latest, News, Scams, Top Stories
Are you doing enough to protect your office?

Are you doing enough to protect your office?

SSR Personnel are a Recruitment Consultancy & Executive Search practice, dedicated to the Security, Fire, Health and Safety sectors. Recently, they asked businesses what measures they have in the case[Read More…]

by August 25, 2017 News, Terrorism, Workplace Security
UK threat level severe: why it’s crucial your staff are trained

UK threat level severe: why it’s crucial your staff are trained

With the Threat Level remaining at ‘severe,’ David Mundell, Managing Director of Axis Security, advises that our staff – and ourselves – need to be trained to the highest standard[Read More…]

by August 25, 2017 Manned Guarding, News
Facebook Messenger scam tricks users into downloading malware

Facebook Messenger scam tricks users into downloading malware

A new scam is making the rounds on Facebook Messenger, tricking users into downloading vicious malware. As we all know, malware is nasty. It’s malicious software that’s downloaded onto your[Read More…]

by August 25, 2017 News, Scams, Top Stories
A quick guide to spotting courier fraud - and knowing how you can protect yourself.

A quick guide to spotting courier fraud

New warnings have been circulating following the re-circulation of courier fraud this month. The popular scam shows people contacting you to grab your credit card details, including your PIN. How[Read More…]

by August 24, 2017 Alerts, Fraud, Latest, News, Top Stories
The Top 3 Cyber Threats in 2017

The Top 3 Cyber Threats in 2017

In recent years, SMEs have become a new target for cyber security criminals. This is due to a number of factors including the migration of data to the cloud, the[Read More…]

Winter has come for HBO | This Week in Security 21.08.17

Winter has come for HBO | This Week in Security 21.08.17

Welcome to this week in security, with our roundup of the most important stories affecting the U.K. security of private and public-sector organisations. Our editor’s top stories this week; Fake[Read More…]

Listen to our first Webinar (10.08.17)

Listen to our first Webinar (10.08.17)

Our first webinar is now live! You can find our livestream here. Next to BREXIT crime and security should be at the top of our agenda. One estimate puts the cost[Read More…]

by August 21, 2017 Cyber & IoT News, Latest, News, Podcast, Training
Game of Thrones has once again been compromised after hackers threaten to leak the final episode.

HBO tighten security: crack down on illegal video sites

The hit show Game of Thrones has been compromised once again – this time not only by hackers. HBO Spain and HBO Nordic both aired Episode 6 four days early[Read More…]

by August 21, 2017 Cyber & IoT News, Latest, News, Top Stories
Why is counterfeiting such a huge issue?

Counterfeiting: How can we stop it?

A man from Cardiff recently pleaded guilty to 12 charges of possession of illegal items. The items included children’s costumes and counterfeit Pokémon toys. The hairdresser has 36 charges brought[Read More…]

by August 18, 2017 Latest, News