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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
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
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
The most used renting scams in the UK - are you at risk?

A quick guide to renting scams

In 2016, the UK lost £2 million each day as a result of financial fraud, according to official figures released by Financial Fraud Action UK. All over the world, people[Read More…]

by August 17, 2017 Latest, News, Quick Guides, Scams
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
Are Disney stealing yo children?

Are Disney spying on your children? | This Week in Security – 14.08.17

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; –[Read More…]

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…]