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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…]

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
Google has rolled out anti-phishing software for iPhone users.

Google rolling out anti-phishing mechanisms for iPhone users

Tech-giant Google has rolled out anti-phishing mechanisms for iPhone users. The Gmail app for Apple devices will warn users of phishing attempt when you go to click on a dodgy[Read More…]

by August 16, 2017 Cyber & IoT News, News
USB thumbs have been discovered as leaking data through "chatter," putting your personal information at risk.

USB ports could be leaking your personal data

USB devices are easily one of the most convenient ways to move your data from one area to another. From sticks to external hard-drives, it’s simple to transfer your information[Read More…]

by August 16, 2017 Cyber & IoT News, Latest, News, Top Stories
Is your identity at risk? We reveal the number one location in the UK for online identity theft.

New research exposes the scale of identity theft

It’s been revealed that Leeds postcodes are most at risk for identity theft in the UK. Security Intelligence company, C6, have claimed that up to one in four Brits’ personal[Read More…]

by August 14, 2017 Cyber & IoT News, News, Scams
Disney apps have been collecting information on their users, predominately children, and selling it to third party apps.

Could Disney be tracking your children?

Disney has been accused of illegally tracking children while they are using popular apps. Not for the first time, Disney has had a lawsuit raised against them for violating the[Read More…]

Watch and listen to John Allard and Jeff Little discussing the future of security, and how you can help sponsor Security Expert Online, to help make the world a safer place.

WEBINAR: Making the World a safer place

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[Read More…]

by August 10, 2017 Cyber & IoT News, Latest, News, Top Stories
Police are using facial recognition at Notting Hill Carnival in attempt to spot potential troublemakers.

Notting Hill carnival: police using facial recognition

At the Notting Hill carnival later this month, police are planning on using facial recognition. The Metropolitan police says that the deployment is being used as a way to scan[Read More…]

A driverless delivery bot is in development by the University of Aberystwyth. It will be able to take goods you purchase online to your door using unmarked roads.

Kar-Go: the driverless delivery vehicle

The University of Aberystwyth-based Academy of Robotics may be one of the first teams to create and deliver a road-legal driverless vehicle in 2018. Kar-Go, a delivery-bot, can take retail items[Read More…]

by August 9, 2017 Cyber & IoT News, Latest, News, Robotics